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Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
(Talladega County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery ...

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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 five sections:

The Location of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery...

The Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery is located in Talladega County. The county seat for Talladega County is located in Talladega.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery

Lat:   33.2090°   (33° 12' 32")

Lon:   -86.1217°   (-86° 7' 18")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church 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, 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.


 

  Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery  


  Winterboro Baptist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Comers Cemetery
  Germany Cemetery
   Location verified
  Evergreen Cemetery
  Wilson Cemetery
  Westview Cemetery
  Smelley Cemetery
   Estimated location<1>
  Marvin Chapel Cemetery
  Pilgrim Rest Cemetery
   Location verified
  Rozelle & Chandler Cemetery
  Horns Memorial Cemetery
  Rising Star Cemetery
  Harvell Cemetery
  Summer Hill Cemetery
  Russell Cemetery
  Hatchett Creek Cemetery
  Hatchett Creek Cemetery
  Darby Cemetery
  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Hollins Springs Cemetery
  Campbell Cemetery
  New Prospect Cemetery
  Simmons Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Odena Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS<3>
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Comers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Darby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Germany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Germany Cemetery (FAG ID #22989)

Harvell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hatchett Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hatchett Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hollins Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Horns Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Marvin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oaks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Odena Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Pilgrim Rest Cemetery (FAG ID #25398)

Rising Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rozelle & Chandler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smelley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Smelley Cemetery (FAG ID #2495949)

Summer Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Westview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilsons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Winterboro Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery.

Abihka   [Map]Hackneyville   [Map]Stewartville   [Map]
Alpine   [Map]Hollins   [Map]Sycamore   [Map]
Bon Air   [Map]Kellyton   [Map]Sylacauga   [Map]
Childersburg   [Map]Mignon   [Map]Talladega   [Map]
Comerdale   [Map]Millerville   [Map]Waldo   [Map]
Gantts Quarry   [Map]Mount Olive   [Map]Winterboro   [Map]
Goodwater   [Map]Oak Grove   [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 - 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 Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Talladega 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    
Calhoun 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    
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    
Etowah 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    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby 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    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Of Special Interest ...

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Disaster Stories from Alabama

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Footnotes ...

<1>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2090, Longitude: -86.1217     [Map].

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<3>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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