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Orange Cemetery
(Montgomery County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Orange Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Orange 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 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 Orange Cemetery...

The Orange Cemetery is located in Montgomery County. The county seat for Montgomery County is located in Montgomery.

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

Lat:   32.1946°   (32° 11' 40")

Lon:   -86.0016°   (-86° 0' 5")

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

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


 

  Orange Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Orange Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Orange Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 
Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Brighter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Cornerstone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Orange Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County
 
Edwards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Orange Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County
 
Fitzpatrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Orange Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County
 
Gilmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Haines Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Orange Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County
 
Hardt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Orange Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County
 
Judkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Mathis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Mathis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Meriwether Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Orange Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Orange Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Orange Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 
Oswalt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Orange Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 
Panhandle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Pickett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Orange Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County
 
Possum Trot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Orange Cemetery
 
Silah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Orange Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 
Urquhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Orange Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Orange Cemetery.

Ada   [Map]Hardaway   [Map]Pike Road   [Map]
Armstrong   [Map]Hope Hull   [Map]Pine Level   [Map]
Cecil   [Map]Inverness   [Map]Pintlala   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Kent   [Map]Ramer   [Map]
Fitzpatrick   [Map]Meeksville   [Map]Shorter   [Map]
Fort Davis   [Map]Montgomery   [Map]Sunshine Village   [Map]
Franklin   [Map]Mount Meigs   [Map]Union Springs   [Map]
Fusihatchi   [Map]Needmore   [Map]Waugh   [Map]
Grady   [Map]Orion   [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 Orange Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Montgomery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #124299   (Name of Record: Orange Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Montgomery
Lat: 32.1945896     Lon: -86.0016232   [Map]
Elev: 92         Map Name: Teasleys Mill

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Montgomery County: www.mc-ala.org/

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: 32.1946, Longitude: -86.0016     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Orange Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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