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Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
(Hale County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Rhodes Chapel 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 Rhodes Chapel Cemetery...

The Rhodes Chapel Cemetery is located in Hale County. The county seat for Hale County is located in Greensboro.

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

Lat:   32.7993°   (32° 47' 57")

Lon:   -87.5967°   (-87° 35' 48")

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


 

  Rhodes Chapel Cemetery  


  Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
  St. Johns Cemetery
  Pruitt Springs Cemetery
  New Harmony Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Rhone Cemetery
  Chambers Cemetery
  Mt. Herman Cemetery
  Holley Cemetery
  Shelton Cemetery
  Wilson Cemetery
  Martian Cemetery
  Harris Cemetery
  Hatche Cemetery
  Morning Star Cemetery
  Jerusalem Cemetery
  New Haven Cemetery
  Burk Cemetery
  Ramey Chapel Cemetery
  Redick Cemetery
  Burrough Cemetery
  Boston Cemetery
  Burroughs Cemetery
  Burton Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Stokes Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Boston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burroughs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chambers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Curry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Five Mile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greensboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hatche Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Havana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Langham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Martian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Martin Mission Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
May Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Herman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pruitt Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ramey Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Redick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rhone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robertson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Star of Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stokes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]Forkland   [Map]Oak Village   [Map]
Arcola   [Map]Foster's   [Map]Prairieville   [Map]
Clinton   [Map]Gallion   [Map]Ralph   [Map]
Demopolis   [Map]Greensboro   [Map]Sawyerville   [Map]
Duncanville   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Sprott   [Map]
Egypt   [Map]Marion   [Map]Union   [Map]
Eutaw   [Map]Moundville   [Map]Uniontown   [Map]
Faunsdale   [Map]Newbern   [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 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 Rhodes Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hale 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    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Greene 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    
Marengo 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    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158591   (Name of Record: Rhodes Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hale
Lat: 32.7992954     Lon: -87.5966733   [Map]
Elev: 95         Map Name: Ingram

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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: 32.7993, Longitude: -87.5967     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Rhodes Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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