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New Hope Cemetery
(Coffee County, Alabama)


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

The New Hope Cemetery is located in Coffee County. The county seat for Coffee County is located in Elba.

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

Lat:   31.5538°   (31° 33' 13")

Lon:   -85.8672°   (-85° 52' 1")

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


 

  New Hope Cemetery  


  Boutwell - Bundy Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Hamilton Crossroads Cemetery
  Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
  Wilson Cemetery
  Victoria Cemetery
  St. John Cemetery
  Mossy Grove Cemetery
  Mt. Hebron Cemetery
  Rosin Ridge Cemetery
  Perdue Cemetery
  New Tabernacle Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Old Tabernacle Cemetery
   Location verified
  Chestnut Grove Cemetery
  Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
  Strickland Cemetery
  Pea River Cemetery
  Selgar Family Cemetery
  Ebenezer Cemetery
  Roeton Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Universalist Cemetery
  Salem Cemetery
  Hawhill Cemetery
  Hutchson & Russell Family Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the New Hope Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hamilton Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hawhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hutchson & Russell Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mossy Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Old Tabernacle Cemetery (FAG ID #25212)

Pea River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Perdue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roeton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rosin Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Selgar Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Strickland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Universalist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Victoria Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the New Hope Cemetery.

Ariton   [Map]Elba   [Map]McClure Town   [Map]
Banks   [Map]Enterprise   [Map]Mossy Grove Village   [Map]
Battens Crossroads   [Map]Fort Rucker   [Map]New Brockton   [Map]
Brundidge   [Map]Glenwood   [Map]Newton   [Map]
Central City   [Map]Goshen   [Map]Ozark   [Map]
Centre Ridge   [Map]Holiday Village   [Map]Phillips Crossroads   [Map]
Clio   [Map]Jack   [Map]Skipperville   [Map]
Daleville   [Map]Level Plains   [Map]Social Town   [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 - 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 New Hope Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Coffee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

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    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Houston 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    
Montgomery 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    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Early County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Quitman County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137088   (Name of Record: New Hope Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coffee
Lat: 31.5537759     Lon: -85.8671655   [Map]
Elev: 110         Map Name: Brundidge SE

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 31.5538, Longitude: -85.8672     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the New Hope Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for New Hope 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' (or point-to-point) 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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