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New Harmony Cemetery
(Chambers County, Alabama)


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

The New Harmony Cemetery is located in Chambers County. The county seat for Chambers County is located in LaFayette.

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

Lat:   32.7807°   (32° 46' 50")

Lon:   -87.5308°   (-87° 31' 50")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the New Harmony 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 Harmony 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 Harmony Cemetery  


  Macedonia Cemetery
  Mt. Herman Cemetery
  Pleasant Valley Cemetery
  Shelton Cemetery
  New Shiloh Cemetery
  Providence Cemetery
  Chambers Cemetery
  Fellowship Cemetery
  Holley Cemetery
  Jerusalem Cemetery
  Morning Star Cemetery
  Burk Cemetery
  New Haven Cemetery
  Redick Cemetery
  Ramey Chapel Cemetery
  Burton Cemetery
  Burrough Cemetery
  Griffin Cemetery
  Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
  Stokes Cemetery
  Burroughs Cemetery
  Union Grove Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  May Cemetery
  St. Johns Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the New Harmony Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Agnew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Agnew Cemetery (FAG ID #2589550)

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Boston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burroughs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chambers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Faith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greensboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Griffin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hill Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
May Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Herman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pruitt Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ramey Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Redick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rhodes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stokes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Waycross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the New Harmony Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]Faunsdale   [Map]Newbern   [Map]
Arcola   [Map]Forkland   [Map]Oak Village   [Map]
Brent   [Map]Foster's   [Map]Prairieville   [Map]
Browns   [Map]Gallion   [Map]Ralph   [Map]
Duncanville   [Map]Greensboro   [Map]Sawyerville   [Map]
East Town   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Sprott   [Map]
Egypt   [Map]Marion   [Map]Uniontown   [Map]
Eutaw   [Map]Moundville   [Map]The Village   [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 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 Harmony Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Chambers County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bibb 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    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson 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    
Shelby 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    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #147440   (Name of Record: New Harmony Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Chambers
Lat: 32.7806844     Lon: -87.5308381   [Map]
Elev: 85         Map Name: Ingram

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Chambers County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chambers County: www.chamberscounty.com/

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: 32.7807, Longitude: -87.5308     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the New Harmony Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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