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(Shelby County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Old Lynch Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Old Lynch Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Old Lynch Cemetery...

The Old Lynch Cemetery is located in Shelby County. The county seat for Shelby County is located in Columbiana.

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

Lat:   33.2029°   (33° 12' 10")

Lon:   -86.7111°   (-86° 42' 39")

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

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Old Lynch Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 47 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Old Lynch Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Shelby County.

Alabama National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Beaver Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Benten Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Black Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Blackmon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Columbiana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Dargin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Deerhurst Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Dover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Garrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Goodson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Harles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Hubbard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Jones Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
K Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Leach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Longview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Maylene Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Moores Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Moores Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Mose Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Nabors Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Old Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Oldham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Ozley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Pelham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Pine Lawn Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Poindexter - Vick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Roach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Rocky Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Ryan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Shelby Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Shelby Springs Confederate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Siluria Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Still Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Verchot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Lynch Cemetery
 
Wildwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Lynch Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Old Lynch Cemetery.

Alabaster   [Map]Indian Springs Village   [Map]Pine Grove Village   [Map]
Brantleyville   [Map]Inverness   [Map]Saginaw   [Map]
Calera   [Map]Lake Purdy   [Map]Sawmill Town   [Map]
Chelsea   [Map]Maylene   [Map]Shelby   [Map]
Columbiana   [Map]Meadowbrook   [Map]Siluria   [Map]
Greenwood   [Map]Merrell Beach   [Map]Westover   [Map]
Helena   [Map]Montevallo   [Map]Wilsonville   [Map]
Hoover   [Map]Pelham   [Map]Wilton   [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 like to 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 - 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 Old Lynch Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Shelby County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #146630   (Name of Record: Old Lynch Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Shelby
Lat: 33.2028934     Lon: -86.7110969   [Map]
Elev: 172         Map Name: Bounds Lake

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountyalabama.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: 33.2029, Longitude: -86.7111     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Old Lynch Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Old Lynch 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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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