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Martin Cemetery
(Conecuh County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Martin 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 Martin Cemetery...

The Martin Cemetery is located in Conecuh County. The county seat for Conecuh County is located in Evergreen.

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

Lat:   31.5952°   (31° 35' 42")

Lon:   -87.1014°   (-87° 6' 5")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Martin 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 Martin 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.


 

  Martin Cemetery  


  Midway Cemetery
  Rumbley Cemetery
  Savannah Cemetery
  Puryearville Cemetery
  Turnbull Cemetery
  Bethany Cemetery
  Lone Star Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  John Green Cemetery
  Philadelphia Cemetery
  Lee Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Witherington Cemetery
  Pine Orchard Cemetery
  Limestone Faulk Cemetery
  Amity Cemetery
  Bermuda Cemetery
  Ramah Cemetery
  Bethesda Cemetery
  New Haven Cemetery
  Robinson Cemetery
  Kaiser Cemetery
  Arkadelphia Cemetery
  Mars Hill Cemetery
  Ivey Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Martin Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Amity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Arkadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bermuda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ivey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
John Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kaiser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lone Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Orchard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Puryearville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ramah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rumbley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Savannah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turnbull Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Witherington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Martin Cemetery.

Awin   [Map]Franklin   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Beatrice   [Map]Frisco City   [Map]Peterman   [Map]
Belleville   [Map]Jay Villa   [Map]Pine Apple   [Map]
Buena Vista   [Map]Lenox   [Map]Pine Orchard   [Map]
Burnt Corn   [Map]Lovan   [Map]Repton   [Map]
Castleberry   [Map]McWilliams   [Map]Scratch Ankle   [Map]
Centerville   [Map]Mexia   [Map]Tunnel Springs   [Map]
Evergreen   [Map]Monroeville   [Map]Vredenburgh   [Map]
Excel   [Map]Nymph   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 Martin Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Conecuh County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Baldwin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Escambia County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Santa Rosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #149644   (Name of Record: Martin Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Conecuh
Lat: 31.5951603     Lon: -87.1013697   [Map]
Elev: 132         Map Name: China

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Conecuh County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







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: 31.5952, Longitude: -87.1014     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Martin Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Martin 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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