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New Christian Cemetery
(Greene County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the New Christian 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 New Christian Cemetery...

The New Christian Cemetery is located in Greene County. The county seat for Greene County is located in Eutaw.

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

Lat:   32.8099°   (32° 48' 35")

Lon:   -87.8606°   (-87° 51' 38")

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


 

  New Christian Cemetery  


  Hick Cemetery
  Mays Cemetery
  St. Paul Cemetery
  Mt. Zoar Cemetery
  McGiffert Cemetery
  Jackson Chapel Cemetery
  Barnes Rancher Cemetery
  Kirksey Cemetery
  Smiths Cemetery
  Walton Cemetery
  Greenon Cemetery
  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Pippen Place Cemetery
  Wills Cemetery
  Mesopotamia Cemetery
  Pine Grove Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Sample Cemetery
  Owens Cemetery
  Beulah Cemetery
  Erie Cemetery
  Zion Friendship Cemetery
  St. Matthew Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the New Christian Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Akron New Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barnes Rancher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Erie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hogley Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jackson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kirksey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Langham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McGiffert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mesopotamia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zoar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pippen Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pippen Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Matthew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sample Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smiths Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Christian Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the New Christian Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]Forkland   [Map]Oak Village   [Map]
Arcola   [Map]Foster's   [Map]Prairieville   [Map]
Boligee   [Map]Gainesville   [Map]Ralph   [Map]
Clinton   [Map]Greensboro   [Map]Sawyerville   [Map]
Demopolis   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Union   [Map]
Epes   [Map]Moore Town   [Map]West Greene   [Map]
Eutaw   [Map]Moundville   [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 professional and volunteer 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 New Christian Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bibb 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    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marengo 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    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158645   (Name of Record: New Christian Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 32.809852     Lon: -87.8605693   [Map]
Elev: 46         Map Name: Warrior Dam

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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: 32.8099, Longitude: -87.8606     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the New Christian Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for New Christian 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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