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The location of Antioch Cemetery









A visit to the Antioch Cemetery ...

The location of the Antioch Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on 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 six sections:

The Location of the Antioch Cemetery ...

The Antioch Cemetery is located in Bibb County. The county seat for Bibb County is located in Centreville.

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

Lat:   32.9473°   (32° 56' 50")

Lon:   -86.9972°   (-86° 59' 49")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Antioch Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 40 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Antioch Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Ashby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Brent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Brierfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Cahaba Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Carlton Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Centreville Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Conwill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Cottingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Cox Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Crockett McKinney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Crumpton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Griffin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Griffin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Pineland Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Posey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Randolph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Rehobeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Sandy Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Schultz Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #26110<3>
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Six Mile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Six Mile Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Union Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chilton County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch 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 Antioch Cemetery.

Blocton   [Map]     Lawley   [Map]    
Brent   [Map]     Maplesville   [Map]    
Brierfield   [Map]     Montevallo   [Map]    
Bucktown   [Map]     Nash Town   [Map]    
Burmah   [Map]     Oakley   [Map]    
Cane Creek   [Map]     Oakmulgee   [Map]    
Centreville   [Map]     Pratt Ferry   [Map]    
Corinne   [Map]     Randolph   [Map]    
East Town   [Map]     Sawmill Town   [Map]    
Eddings   [Map]     Scottsville   [Map]    
Fikestown   [Map]     Stanton   [Map]    
Italian Town   [Map]     West Blocton   [Map]    
Jemison   [Map]     Wilton   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Antioch Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Bibb County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Antioch Cemetery.

Blocton - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Centreville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Montevallo   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
West Blocton   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 Antioch Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Bibb County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga 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

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Elmore County:     Cyndi's
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Trails

 
Greene County:     Cyndi's
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Hale County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
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Marengo County:     Cyndi's
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Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Pickens County:     Cyndi's
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Saint Clair County:     Cyndi's
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Shelby County:     Cyndi's
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Talladega County:     Cyndi's
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Tuscaloosa County:     Cyndi's
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #151028   (Name of Record: Antioch Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bibb
Lat: 32.9473458     Lon: -86.9972144   [Map]
Elev: 166         Map Name: Randolph

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Bibb County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bibb County: www.co.bibb.ga.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Antioch Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9473, Longitude: -86.9972     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Antioch Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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