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Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
(Covington County, Alabama)


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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest that the Find-A-Grave website is a good place to start your search: The Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2277000)

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 Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery...

The Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery is located in Covington County. The county seat for Covington County is located in Andalusia.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery

Lat:   31.2490°   (31° 14' 56")

Lon:   -86.3868°   (-86° 23' 12")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church 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.


 

  Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery  


  Able Cemetery
  Adellum Cemetery
  Gantt Cemetery
  Southside Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Marshall Memorial Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
   Location verified
  Andalusia Memorial Garden
  Henderson Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Sweet Home Cemetery
  Peaceful Acres Memorial Gardens
  River Falls Cemetery
  Bethany Cemetery
  Cedar Grove Cemetery
  Five Runs Cemetery
  Covington Memorial Gardens
  Beulah Cemetery
  Magnolia Cemetery
  Carolina Cemetery
  Hillside Memorial Gardens
  Judson Cemetery
  Johnson Memorial Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Sanford Baptist Church Cemetery
  North Creek Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Covington County.

Adellum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS<2>
Andalusia Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Antioch Cemetery (FAG ID #2231111)

Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carolina Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Covington Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Five Runs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillside Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Judson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Marshall Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Peaceful Acres Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sanford Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Southside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery.

Andalusia   [Map]Gantt   [Map]Lockhart   [Map]
Babbie   [Map]Heath   [Map]Onycha   [Map]
Beulah   [Map]Horn Hill   [Map]Opp   [Map]
Carolina   [Map]Kinston   [Map]Red Level   [Map]
County Line   [Map]Libertyville   [Map]River Falls   [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 websites either 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 Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Covington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Conecuh 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    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Geneva 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    
Monroe 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    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Santa Rosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Washington County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Covington County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     The Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2277000)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Covington 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 Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1805363   (Name of Record: Oakey Ridge Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Covington
Lat: 31.2487823     Lon: -86.3871761   [Map]
Elev: 92         Map Name: Libertyville

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2277000

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Covington County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Oakey Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2490, Longitude: -86.3868     [Map].

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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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