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Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
(Coosa County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misplaced, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized this page based upon a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery...

The Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery is located in Coosa County. The county seat for Coosa County is located in Rockford.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery

Lat:   33.0432°   (33° 2' 35")

Lon:   -86.4480°   (-86° 26' 52")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.

On the map below, all of the marker locations have been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While the values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary. We have not yet verified the accuracy of the following markers.


 

  Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery  


  Heaslet Cemetery
  Weogufka Cemetery
  Crumpton Cemetery
  Jennings Cemetery
  Williams Cemetery
  O J Mooney Family Cemetery
  Old Good Hope Cemetery
  Duke Cemetery
  Ft. Williams Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Old Shelby Cemetery
  McKee Cemetery
  Talladega Springs Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Gardens of Rest
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Brasher Cemetery
  Quinsey Cemetery
  Blue Springs Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Grimes Chapel Cemetery
  Old Mt. Moriah Cemetery
  Stewarts Cemetery
  Mt. Moriah Cemetery
  Unity Cemetery
  Ham Lewis Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Coosa County.

Beaver Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blue Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crumpton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Duke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ft. Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Talladega County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gardens of Rest   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grimes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ham Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Heaslet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Talladega County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jennings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lime Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McKee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Site Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
O J Mooney Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Shelby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Quinsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stewarts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Talladega Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Talladega County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Unity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Weogufka Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery.

Aucheucaula   [Map]Gantts Quarry   [Map]Rockford   [Map]
Bon Air   [Map]Hollins   [Map]Shelby   [Map]
Calera   [Map]Jemison   [Map]Stewartville   [Map]
Childersburg   [Map]Merrell Beach   [Map]Sylacauga   [Map]
Clanton   [Map]Mignon   [Map]Talladega Springs   [Map]
Columbiana   [Map]Mount Olive   [Map]Thorsby   [Map]
Comerdale   [Map]Oak Grove   [Map]Weogufka   [Map]
Fayetteville   [Map]Pine Grove Village   [Map]Wilsonville   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned that they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Coosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Coosa County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Coosa County

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Alabama

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #164174   (Name of Record: Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coosa
Lat: 33.0431756     Lon: -86.4480341   [Map]
Elev: 182         Map Name: Talladega Springs

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0432, Longitude: -86.4480     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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