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Mathis Cemetery
(Montgomery County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Mathis 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 Mathis Cemetery...

The Mathis Cemetery is located in Montgomery County. The county seat for Montgomery County is located in Montgomery.

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

Lat:   32.2801°   (32° 16' 48")

Lon:   -86.1122°   (-86° 6' 43")

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


 

  Mathis Cemetery  


  Antioch Cemetery
  Hill Cemetery
  Freeman Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Mt. Meigs Cemetery
  Brighter Cemetery
  Mitchell Cemetery
  Perrys Mill Cemetery
  Grace Cemetery
  Mathis Cemetery
  Flora Cemetery
  Barnett Cemetery
  Pinkston Cemetery
  Gilmer Cemetery
  Ashurst Cemetery
  Hardt Cemetery
  Gilder Cemetery
  Howell Cemetery
  Manning Springs / McDade Cemetery
  Meriwether Cemetery
  St. James Cemetery
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
  Ray Cemetery
  Panhandle Cemetery
  Judkins Cemetery
  Barnett Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Mathis Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ashurst Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Birch Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brighter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flora Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gilder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gilmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hardt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Judkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lucas Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Manning Springs / McDade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mathis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Meriwether Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Meigs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Orange Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Panhandle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Perrys Mill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pinkston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Troy Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Mathis Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mathis Cemetery.

Ada   [Map]Hardaway   [Map]Pine Level   [Map]
Blue Ridge   [Map]Highland Village   [Map]Pintlala   [Map]
Cecil   [Map]Hope Hull   [Map]Ramer   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Montgomery   [Map]Shorter   [Map]
Fitzpatrick   [Map]Mount Meigs   [Map]Sunshine Village   [Map]
Fusihatchi   [Map]New Town   [Map]Waugh   [Map]
Gibbs Village   [Map]Pike Road   [Map]Wetumpka   [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 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 Mathis Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Montgomery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler 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    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa 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    
Elmore 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    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #122382   (Name of Record: Mathis Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Montgomery
Lat: 32.2801418     Lon: -86.1121837   [Map]
Elev: 86         Map Name: Mount Meigs

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Montgomery County: www.mc-ala.org/

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: 32.2801, Longitude: -86.1122     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mathis Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mathis 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' distance starting in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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