RoadsideThoughs depends on cookies for its operation. Please refer to our Privacy page for details. By closing this banner or continuing to browse RoadsideThoughts, you agree to the use of cookies.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
  Sitemap
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

Needmore Cemetery
(Talladega County, Alabama)


Cemetery
Profile
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  AL
Communities

Profile for the Needmore Cemetery ...

Click for Interactive Map

Our GPS coordinates for the Needmore 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 Needmore Cemetery...

The Needmore 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 Needmore Cemetery

Lat:   33.4473°   (33° 26' 50")

Lon:   -86.0902°   (-86° 5' 24")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Needmore 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 Needmore 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, the majority 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 locations should have been definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary.


 

  Needmore Cemetery  


  McCellan Cemetery
  Thornhill Cemetery
  Mays Cemetery
  Armbrester Cemetery
  Walkers Family Cemetery
  Midway Memorial Gardens
  Chief Chenneby Grave
  Mardisville Cemetery
  Hubbard Cemetery
  Providence Cemetery
  Hepzibah Cemetery
  Kingston Cemetery
  Freeze Cemetery
  Moberley Cemetery
  Pine Hill Memorial Park
  Burgess Cemetery
  Lackey Cemetery
  Winterboro Baptist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Allen - Sims Cemetery
  Germany Cemetery
   Location verified
  Oak Hill Cemetery
   Location verified
  Wilson Cemetery
  Stockdale Cemetery
  Smelley Cemetery
   Estimated location<3>
  Seay Chapel Cemetery
  Pilgrim Rest Cemetery
   Location verified

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<4> of the Needmore Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen - Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Armbrester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burgess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chief Chenneby Grave   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Freeze Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Germany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Germany Cemetery (FAG ID #22989)

Hepzibah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kingston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lackey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mardisville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Midway Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moberley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Pilgrim Rest Cemetery (FAG ID #25398)

Pine Hill Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seay Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stockdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thornhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Needmore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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 Needmore Cemetery.

Abihka   [Map]Colony   [Map]Munford   [Map]
Alpine   [Map]Cropwell   [Map]Oxford   [Map]
Avondale Village   [Map]Eastaboga   [Map]Pell City   [Map]
Blue Eye   [Map]Fountainrun   [Map]Riverside   [Map]
Boozer   [Map]Glen City   [Map]Sycamore   [Map]
Bruner   [Map]Grant Town   [Map]Talladega   [Map]
Bynum   [Map]Hobson City   [Map]Waldo   [Map]
Coal City   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Windsong Island   [Map]
Cobb Town   [Map]Logan Martin Dam   [Map]Winterboro   [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 turn to 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 Needmore Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Talladega County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount 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    
Cherokee 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    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall 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    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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 Needmore 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 Needmore Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #162495   (Name of Record: Needmore Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Talladega
Lat: 33.4473302     Lon: -86.0902489   [Map]
Elev: 177         Map Name: Talladega

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Talladega 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: 33.4473, Longitude: -86.0902     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Needmore Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

- Return to Citation

<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

- Return to Citation



 
 
 

Cemetery
Profile
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  Other   AL
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 26 Nov 2016
By John Hall