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Reynolds Cemetery
(Shelby County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Reynolds 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 Reynolds Cemetery...

The Reynolds 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 Reynolds Cemetery

Lat:   33.0960°   (33° 5' 45")

Lon:   -86.8255°   (-86° 49' 31")

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


 

  Reynolds Cemetery  


  Goodson Cemetery
  Alabama National Cemetery
  Still Memorial Cemetery
  Spring Creek Cemetery
  Maylene Cemetery
  King Cemetery
  Ryan Cemetery
  Salem Cemetery
  Harles Cemetery
  Montevallo Cemetery
  Nabors Cemetery
  Shelby Memorial Gardens
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Session Cemetery
  Wildwood Cemetery
  Community Cemetery
  Moores Cemetery
  Shiloh - Busby Cemetery
  Jones Bailey Cemetery
  Brierfield Cemetery
  Dargin Cemetery
  Old Rock Springs Cemetery
  Moores Crossroads Cemetery
  Rock Springs Cemetery
  Salem Cemetery
  Providence Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 33 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Reynolds Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alabama National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ashby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brierfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carlton Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dargin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goodson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Leach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Linholm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Maylene Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Montevallo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moores Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moores Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nabors Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ryan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Session Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shelby Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh - Busby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Still Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wildwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Reynolds Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Reynolds Cemetery.

Alabaster   [Map]Helena   [Map]Pratt Ferry   [Map]
Brantleyville   [Map]Italian Town   [Map]Randolph   [Map]
Brierfield   [Map]Jemison   [Map]Saginaw   [Map]
Calera   [Map]Maylene   [Map]Sawmill Town   [Map]
Cane Creek   [Map]Montevallo   [Map]Shelby   [Map]
Columbiana   [Map]Nash Town   [Map]Siluria   [Map]
Eddings   [Map]Pelham   [Map]Thorsby   [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 begin with 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 Reynolds Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Shelby County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers 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    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair 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    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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 Reynolds 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 Reynolds Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #146546   (Name of Record: Reynolds Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Shelby
Lat: 33.0959524     Lon: -86.8255437   [Map]
Elev: 167         Map Name: Montevallo

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Shelby County

About Alabama

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: 33.0960, Longitude: -86.8255     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Reynolds Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Reynolds 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 that starts 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.

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