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The location of Baldwin Memorial Cemetery









A visit to the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery ...

The location of the Baldwin Memorial 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 Baldwin Memorial Cemetery ...

The Baldwin Memorial Cemetery is located in Baldwin County. The county seat for Baldwin County is located in Bay Minette.

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

Lat:   30.5627°   (30° 33' 45")

Lon:   -87.6847°   (-87° 41' 4")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 15 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Baldwin County.

Belforest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Christ the King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Coopers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Dyes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Foley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Friends Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Hinote Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Pittman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Silverhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Summerdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Timney South River Park Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery

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 Baldwin Memorial Cemetery.

Barrineau Park (FL)   [Map]     Montrose   [Map]    
Bon Secour   [Map]     Park City   [Map]    
Bromley   [Map]     Point Clear   [Map]    
Clay City   [Map]     Robertsdale   [Map]    
Daphne   [Map]     Seminole   [Map]    
Elberta   [Map]     Silverhill   [Map]    
Fairhope   [Map]     Spanish Fort   [Map]    
Foley   [Map]     Stapleton   [Map]    
Loxley   [Map]     Summerdale   [Map]    
Magnolia Springs   [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 Baldwin Memorial Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Baldwin County.

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

Bay Minette   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Cantonment   [Map]
 - Located in Escambia County (FL)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Daphne   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Fairhope   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Gulf Shores   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery
 
Robertsdale   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery

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 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 Baldwin Memorial Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Baldwin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Escambia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mobile County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Escambia County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Santa Rosa County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
George County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #125760   (Name of Record: Baldwin Memorial Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Baldwin
Lat: 30.5626935     Lon: -87.6847095   [Map]
Elev: 41         Map Name: Robertsdale

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Baldwin County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Baldwin County: www.co.baldwin.al.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 'point-to-point' 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 Baldwin Memorial Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5627, Longitude: -87.6847     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Baldwin Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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