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Saint John United Methodist Church Cemetery
(Chambers County, Alabama)


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Profile for the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery ...

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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2579844)

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery...

The St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery is located in Chambers County. The county seat for Chambers County is located in LaFayette.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery

Lat:   32.8619°   (32° 51' 42")

Lon:   -85.4727°   (-85° 28' 21")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the St. John United Methodist 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.


 

  St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Chambers County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Auburn   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the South (S) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Camp Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Dadeville   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
LaFayette   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Lanett   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Opelika   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Chambers County.

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Bell Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Blanton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Boyds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Dean - Shirley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Finley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Finley Cemetery (FAG ID #22792)
 
Handy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Lafayette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
McCord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
New Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Old Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Old Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Peace & Goodwill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Sandy Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Smith - Willoughby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Spratling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Stamps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Sturkie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Waites Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Abanda   [Map]Five Points   [Map]Penton   [Map]
Agricola   [Map]Fredonia   [Map]Plant City   [Map]
Auburn   [Map]Frog Eye   [Map]Ridgewood Village   [Map]
The Bottle   [Map]Huguley   [Map]Slaughters   [Map]
Camp Hill   [Map]Jacksons' Gap   [Map]Standing Rock   [Map]
Cusseta   [Map]LaFayette   [Map]Valley   [Map]
Dadeville   [Map]Lanett   [Map]Wadley   [Map]
Daviston   [Map]Loachapoka   [Map]Waverly   [Map]
Eady City   [Map]Opelika   [Map]West Point (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 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 St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Chambers County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coweta County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harris County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meriwether County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Muscogee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talbot County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Chambers County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     The St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2579844)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Chambers 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 St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery elsewhere. 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 St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2579844

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Chambers County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chambers County: www.chamberscounty.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8619, Longitude: -85.4727     [Map].

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