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The location of Bell Cemetery









A visit to the Bell Cemetery ...

The location of the Bell 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 Bell Cemetery ...

The Bell Cemetery is located in Montgomery County. The county seat for Montgomery County is located in Montgomery.

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

Lat:   32.1035°   (32° 6' 12")

Lon:   -86.2772°   (-86° 16' 37")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bell Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Ball Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Chesser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Fair Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Fannin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Ganey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Hills Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Mosleys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Murrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bell Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24833<3>
 
New Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Orme Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Sankey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Sentell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Shackelford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Sprague Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Underwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Urquhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Woodland Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Bell Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bell Cemetery.

Ada   [Map]     Lapine   [Map]    
Davenport   [Map]     Letohatchee   [Map]    
English Village   [Map]     Pike Road   [Map]    
Gibbs Village   [Map]     Pine Level   [Map]    
Grady   [Map]     Pintlala   [Map]    
Highland Home   [Map]     Ramer   [Map]    
Hope Hull   [Map]     Sandy Ridge   [Map]    
Kent   [Map]     Young Forte Village   [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 Bell Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Montgomery County.

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

Fort Deposit   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Hayneville   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bell Cemetery
 
Montgomery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Bell 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 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 Bell Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Montgomery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Barbour County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bullock County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Elmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Macon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Russell County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tallapoosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #113854   (Name of Record: Bell Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Montgomery
Lat: 32.1034794     Lon: -86.277188   [Map]
Elev: 99         Map Name: Sellers

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Montgomery County: www.mc-ala.org/

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 Bell Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1035, Longitude: -86.2772     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bell 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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