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
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

Old Kingston Cemetery
(Autauga County, Alabama)


Cemetery
Profile
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  AL
Communities

Profile for the Old Kingston Cemetery ...

Click for Interactive Map

Our GPS coordinates for the Old Kingston 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 Old Kingston Cemetery...

The Old Kingston Cemetery is located in Autauga County. The county seat for Autauga County is located in Prattville.

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

Lat:   32.5687°   (32° 34' 7")

Lon:   -86.6000°   (-86° 35' 59")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Old Kingston 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 Old Kingston 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.


 

  Old Kingston Cemetery  


  New Prospect Cemetery
  Owens Cemetery
  Billingsley Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Sunny Hill Cemetery
  Golson Cemetery
  Carter Cemetery
  King Cemetery
  Hinton Cemetery
  Deramus Cemetery
  Manning Cemetery
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
  Big Springs Cemetery
  Booth Cemetery
  Carter Cemetery
  Lucas Cemetery
  Wilsons Cemetery
  Burt Cemetery
  Tatum Cemetery
  DeJarnett Cemetery
  Stewart Cemetery
  Indian Hill Cemetery
  Holland Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Pine Level Cemetery
  St. Joseph Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Old Kingston Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Big Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Billingsley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Booth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
DeJarnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Deramus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Durden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Golson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hinton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Indian Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Manning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Lily Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Level Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sunny Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tatum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilsons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Kingston Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Old Kingston Cemetery.

Autaugaville   [Map]Deatsville   [Map]Millbrook   [Map]
Billingsley   [Map]Elmore   [Map]Mountain Creek   [Map]
Booth   [Map]Gibbons   [Map]Pine Level   [Map]
Burkville   [Map]Holtville   [Map]Prattville   [Map]
Clanton   [Map]Jones   [Map]Verbena   [Map]
Coosada   [Map]Marbury   [Map]White City   [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 start with 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 it should be mentioned 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 Old Kingston Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Autauga County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bibb 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    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee 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    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #147605   (Name of Record: Old Kingston Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Autauga
Lat: 32.5687439     Lon: -86.5999792   [Map]
Elev: 119         Map Name: Old Kingston

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Alabama Community

About Autauga 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: 32.5687, Longitude: -86.6000     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Old Kingston Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Old Kingston 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>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 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