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(Lamar County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Christian Chapel Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Christian Chapel 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 Christian Chapel Cemetery...

The Christian Chapel Cemetery is located in Lamar County. The county seat for Lamar County is located in Vernon.

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

Lat:   33.6779°   (33° 40' 40")

Lon:   -88.0892°   (-88° 5' 21")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Christian Chapel 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 Christian 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.


 

  Christian Chapel Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Columbus   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County (MS)
 
Guin   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Kennedy   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Millport   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Reform   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South (S) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Sulligent   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Vernon   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

All of the following cemeteries are located in Lamar County.

Bethabra Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Furnace Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Guin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Lamar Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Lampkin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Meadow Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Morton Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Oakes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Old Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Pearson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Rowland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Sailor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
South Carolina Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Springfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Sudduth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Temple Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Christian Chapel Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Christian Chapel Cemetery.

Beaverton   [Map]Hightogy   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Kennedy   [Map]Reform   [Map]
Bluff   [Map]Kirkland   [Map]Rossland City   [Map]
Caledonia (MS)   [Map]Macedonia   [Map]Stafford   [Map]
Ethelsville   [Map]McShan   [Map]Sulligent   [Map]
Fayette   [Map]Millport   [Map]Vernon   [Map]
Gattman (MS)   [Map]New Hope (MS)   [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 first turn to 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 Christian Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lamar County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chickasaw County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Oktibbeha County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158440   (Name of Record: Christian Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lamar
Lat: 33.6778893     Lon: -88.0891949   [Map]
Elev: 148         Map Name: Hightogy

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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: 33.6779, Longitude: -88.0892     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Christian Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Christian Chapel 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 starts in . 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.

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