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Randolph Memory Gardens
(Randolph County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Randolph Memory Gardens 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 Randolph Memory Gardens...

Randolph Memory Gardens is located in Randolph County. The county seat for Randolph County is located in Wedowee.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Randolph Memory Gardens

Lat:   33.1537°   (33° 9' 13")

Lon:   -85.3108°   (-85° 18' 38")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Randolph Memory Gardens 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 Randolph Memory Gardens.

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.


 

  Randolph Memory Gardens  


  Cooper Cemetery (GA)
  Booger Hill Cemetery (AL)
  Bethel Cemetery (GA)
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery (GA)
  Springfield Cemetery (AL)
  Adamson Cemetery (GA)
  Allen Cemetery (GA)
  Glenn - Burpee - Cole Cemetery (GA)
  Union Grove Cemetery (GA)
  Brown Cemetery (AL)
  Union Hill Cemetery (AL)
  Old Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery (AL)
  Pittman Cemetery (GA)
  Garrett Cemetery (GA)
  Brown Cemetery (GA)
  Rocky Mount Cemetery (GA)
  Wehadkee Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Bethel Cemetery (AL)
  Lewis Cemetery (GA)
  Standing Rock Cemetery (AL)
  State Line Cemetery (GA)
  Sky View Memorial Cemetery (AL)
  Mt. Zion Cemetery (GA)
  Mt. Pisgah Primitive Baptist Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Cedarwood Cemetery (AL)
  Sanders Cemetery (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Randolph Memory Gardens. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adamson Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Allen Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Troup County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Booger Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedarwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Freeman Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Troup County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garrett Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Glenn - Burpee - Cole Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Higgins Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Highway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Highway Ridge Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lewis Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pisgah Primitive Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location has been verified
Mt. Zion Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Persons Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pittman Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prospect Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Mount Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Troup County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sky View Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Springfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Standing Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
State Line Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turman Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wehadkee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Wehadkee Cemetery (FAG ID #270710)

Whatley Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Randolph Memory Gardens
 - Located in Troup County (GA)
 - 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 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Randolph Memory Gardens.

Abanda   [Map]Five Points   [Map]Penton   [Map]
Abbottsford (GA)   [Map]Franklin (GA)   [Map]Roanoke   [Map]
Almond   [Map]Fredonia   [Map]Rock Mills   [Map]
Asta Village (GA)   [Map]Frog Eye   [Map]Roosterville (GA)   [Map]
Brays Lakeview (GA)   [Map]Glenn (GA)   [Map]Standing Rock   [Map]
Centralhatchee (GA)   [Map]LaFayette   [Map]Wadley   [Map]
Ephesus (GA)   [Map]LaGrange (GA)   [Map]Wedowee   [Map]
Evansville   [Map]McCosh Mill   [Map]West Lake Village (GA)   [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 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 Randolph Memory Gardens:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Randolph County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa 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    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Russell 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    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coweta County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Douglas County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fulton County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Harris County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Meriwether County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Muscogee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Paulding County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talbot County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Upson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

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 Randolph Memory Gardens.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #164110   (Name of Record: Randolph Memory Gardens)

Class: cemetery
County: Randolph
Lat: 33.1537315     Lon: -85.31078   [Map]
Elev: 266         Map Name: Roanoke East

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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: 33.1537, Longitude: -85.3108     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Randolph Memory Gardens have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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