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The location of Bethlehem Cemetery









A visit to the Bethlehem Cemetery ...

The location of the Bethlehem 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 Bethlehem Cemetery ...

The Bethlehem Cemetery is located in Coffee County.

The county seat for Coffee County is located in Elba. Elba lies just to the north of the Bethlehem Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Bethlehem Cemetery

Lat:   31.3354°   (31° 20' 7")

Lon:   -86.0811°   (-86° 4' 51")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bethlehem Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alberton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Asbury Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Bethany Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Bethany Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Brooklyn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Damascus Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Danley Cross Roads Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Friendship Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Friendship Community Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Covington County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Goodman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Haney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Holland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Ino Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Kelly Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Mt. Gilled Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

New Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

New Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

New Haven Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

New Home Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Old Town Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Phillips Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Prescott Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Rhoades Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Rocky Head Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Weeks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bethlehem Cemetery.

Babbie   [Map]     Jack   [Map]    
Battens Crossroads   [Map]     Kinston   [Map]    
Beulah   [Map]     Level Plains   [Map]    
Brantley   [Map]     New Brockton   [Map]    
Central City   [Map]     Onycha   [Map]    
Chancellor   [Map]     Opp   [Map]    
Coffee Springs   [Map]     Pine Level   [Map]    
Costilla   [Map]     Samson   [Map]    
County Line   [Map]     Sanford   [Map]    
Elba   [Map]     Scranton   [Map]    
Enterprise   [Map]     Victoria   [Map]    
Holiday Village   [Map]     Wilkinstown   [Map]    
Horn Hill   [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 Bethlehem Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Coffee County.

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

Enterprise   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Bethlehem Cemetery
 
Opp   [Map]
 - Located in Covington County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery
 
Samson   [Map]
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 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 Bethlehem Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Coffee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bullock County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Butler County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Dale County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Escambia County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Geneva County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Houston County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Pike County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Holmes County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Jackson County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Okaloosa County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Walton County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Washington County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137081   (Name of Record: Bethlehem Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coffee
Lat: 31.3354462     Lon: -86.0810567   [Map]
Elev: 101         Map Name: Ino

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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' (or 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 Bethlehem Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3354, Longitude: -86.0811     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bethlehem Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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