(Choctaw County, Alabama)
The location of Canathan Cemetery
The Location of the Canathan Cemetery...
The Canathan Cemetery is located in Choctaw County. The county seat for Choctaw County is located in Butler.
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Canathan Cemetery
Lat: 32.1010° (32° 6' 3")
Lon: -88.1786° (-88° 10' 42")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Canathan Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>
Nearby communities with newspapers ...
The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Canathan Cemetery. The following communities are located in Choctaw County.
More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Canathan Cemetery.
|Butler [Map] |
| - || Lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Canathan Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Canathan Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
All of the following cemeteries are located in Choctaw County.
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Canathan Cemetery.
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 websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned 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 Canathan Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to Alabama:
These pages are specific to Choctaw County:
Genealogy information for nearby counties:
Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:
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.
Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Canathan 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 Canathan Cemetery.
Referenced GNIS Record ...
GNIS ID #115530 (Name of Record: Canathan Cemetery)
Lat: 32.1009799 Lon: -88.1786307 [Map]
Elev: 59 Map Name: Butler
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/
|<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: 32.1010, Longitude: -88.1786 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for the Canathan Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).|
Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Canathan 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 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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