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


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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 that the Find-A-Grave website is a good place to start your search: The St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2579844)

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 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.

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.


 

  St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery  


  Macedonia Cemetery
  Finley Cemetery
   Location verified
  Old Rock Springs Cemetery
  Dean - Shirley Cemetery
  Sandy Ridge Cemetery
  Midway Cemetery
  Blanton Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  County Line Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Old Harmony Cemetery
  New Canaan Cemetery
  Waites Cemetery
   Location verified
  McCord Cemetery
  New Harmony Cemetery
  Boyds Cemetery
  Harmony Cemetery
  Sturkie Cemetery
  Poplar Springs Cemetery
  Smith - Willoughby Cemetery
  Lafayette Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Handy Cemetery
  Peace & Goodwill Cemetery
  Stamps Cemetery
  Spratling Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> 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
 - Location sourced from GNIS<2>
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bell Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blanton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Boyds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dean - Shirley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Finley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - 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
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lafayette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Peace & Goodwill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sandy Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith - Willoughby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spratling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stamps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sturkie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Waites Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 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]Standing Rock   [Map]
Camp Hill   [Map]Jacksons' Gap   [Map]Valley   [Map]
Cusseta   [Map]LaFayette   [Map]Wadley   [Map]
Dadeville   [Map]Lanett   [Map]Waverly   [Map]
Daviston   [Map]Loachapoka   [Map]West Point (GA)   [Map]
Eady City   [Map]Opelika   [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 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 St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Chambers County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bullock 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    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Randolph 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    
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    
Talbot County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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 ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' 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.

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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<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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