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(Elmore County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Billingslea Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Billingslea Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 seven sections:

The Location of the Billingslea Cemetery...

The Billingslea Cemetery is located in Elmore County. The county seat for Elmore County is located in Wetumpka.

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

Lat:   32.4465°   (32° 26' 47")

Lon:   -86.0961°   (-86° 5' 45")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Billingslea Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Billingslea Cemetery.

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


 

  Billingslea Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Eclectic   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Elmore   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Millbrook   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Montgomery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Wetumpka   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Billingslea Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Billingslea Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Ashurst Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Augusta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Birch Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
China Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Dawson Bradford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Eastwood Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Gilder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Goodhope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Grace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Haggerty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Harwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Hickory Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Laurel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Lucas Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Manning Springs / McDade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Mt. Meigs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Old Bingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Peter Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Pinkston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Strahan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Tysonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 
Wares Quarter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 
Wescott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Billingslea Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Billingslea Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Billingslea Cemetery.

Blue Ridge   [Map]Franklin   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Cecil   [Map]Fusihatchi   [Map]Pike Road   [Map]
Claud   [Map]Gibbs Village   [Map]Shorter   [Map]
Coosada   [Map]Highland Village   [Map]Sunshine Village   [Map]
East Tallassee   [Map]Kent   [Map]Tallapoosa City   [Map]
Eclectic   [Map]Millbrook   [Map]Tallassee   [Map]
Elmore   [Map]Montgomery   [Map]Waugh   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Mount Meigs   [Map]Wetumpka   [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 begin 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 - 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 Billingslea Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Elmore County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #114343   (Name of Record: Billingslea Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Elmore
Lat: 32.4465257     Lon: -86.0960746   [Map]
Elev: 106         Map Name: Brassell

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Elmore County: www.elmoreco.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4465, Longitude: -86.0961     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Billingslea Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Billingslea Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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