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(DeKalb County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Belchers Chapel Cemetery ...

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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.

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The Location of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery...

The Belchers Chapel Cemetery is located in DeKalb County. The county seat for DeKalb County is located in Fort Payne.

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

Lat:   34.2084°   (34° 12' 30")

Lon:   -86.0025°   (-86° 0' 8")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Belchers Chapel Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Alabama City   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the South (S) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Albertville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Boaz   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Collinsville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Crossville   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Gadsden   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Geraldine   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethsaida Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Black Creek Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 - Find-A-Grave<2> entry for the Black Creek Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #591836)
 
Blessing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Bristow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Collinsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Copeland Bridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
De Kalb Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Duck Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Forester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Freedom Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Gilbreath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Harbour Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Hibbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Kerley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Leath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Lowrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Marvin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Mathis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Myrtletree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
New Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Nicholson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Nicholson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Patrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Thrasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Turnover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 
Upton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Whitesboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Belchers Chapel Cemetery.

Alabama City   [Map]Collinsville   [Map]Greer   [Map]
Albertville   [Map]Cotnam   [Map]Lakeview   [Map]
Bennettsville   [Map]Crossville   [Map]Leesburg   [Map]
Black Creek Falls   [Map]Dawson   [Map]Mount Vernon   [Map]
Boaz   [Map]Edwardsville   [Map]Mountainboro   [Map]
Chigger Hill   [Map]Egypt   [Map]Reece City   [Map]
Clyde   [Map]Floy   [Map]Ridgeville   [Map]
Coato Bend   [Map]Gadsden   [Map]Sand Rock   [Map]
Coat's Bend   [Map]Geraldine   [Map]Sardis City   [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 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 Belchers Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to DeKalb County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1805300   (Name of Record: Belchers Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: DeKalb
Lat: 34.2084274     Lon: -86.0024728   [Map]
Elev: 348         Map Name: Rodentown

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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 Belchers Chapel Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2084, Longitude: -86.0025     [Map].

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<2>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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