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(Talladega County, Alabama)


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Profile for the McCellan Cemetery ...

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

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the McCellan Cemetery...

The McCellan Cemetery is located in Talladega County. The county seat for Talladega County is located in Talladega.

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

Lat:   33.5626°   (33° 33' 45")

Lon:   -86.1964°   (-86° 11' 47")

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

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


 

  McCellan Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the McCellan Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Talladega County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the McCellan Cemetery.

Odenville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Pell City   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Ragland   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Talladega   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the McCellan Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the McCellan Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen - Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the McCellan Cemetery
 
Bowman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Boykin Truitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Broken Arrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Freeze Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 
Garden of Memories Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McCellan Cemetery
 
Harkeys Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Hepzibah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 
Hubbard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 
Karr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Old Florence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 
Old Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Pattons Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McCellan Cemetery
 
Popes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Refuge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McCellan Cemetery
 
Robert Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
St. Clair Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Seddon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Valley Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Walkers Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Wester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the McCellan Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the McCellan Cemetery.

Alpine   [Map]Colony   [Map]Munford   [Map]
Avondale Village   [Map]Cook's Springs   [Map]Odenville   [Map]
Blue Eye   [Map]Cropwell   [Map]Pell City   [Map]
Boozer   [Map]Eastaboga   [Map]Ragland   [Map]
Branchville   [Map]Fountainrun   [Map]Riverside   [Map]
Bruner   [Map]Glen City   [Map]Talladega   [Map]
Bynum   [Map]Grant Town   [Map]Waldo   [Map]
Cane Creek   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Wattsville   [Map]
Coal City   [Map]Logan Martin Dam   [Map]Windsong Island   [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 - although 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 McCellan Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Talladega County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #144896   (Name of Record: McCellan Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Talladega
Lat: 33.5626045     Lon: -86.1963639   [Map]
Elev: 164         Map Name: Riverside

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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: 33.5626, Longitude: -86.1964     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the McCellan Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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