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The location of Clay Hill Cemetery









A visit to the Clay Hill Cemetery ...

The location of the Clay Hill 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 Clay Hill Cemetery ...

The Clay Hill Cemetery is located in Coffee County.

The county seat for Coffee County is located in Elba. Elba lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the south of the Clay Hill Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   31.6140°   (31° 36' 50")

Lon:   -86.0519°   (-86° 3' 6")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Clay Hill Cemetery.

Banks   [Map]     McClure Town   [Map]    
Brantley   [Map]     Mossy Grove Village   [Map]    
Brundidge   [Map]     New Brockton   [Map]    
Centre Ridge   [Map]     Petrey   [Map]    
Cherokee Village   [Map]     Pine Level   [Map]    
Elba   [Map]     Rutledge   [Map]    
Frisco   [Map]     Social Town   [Map]    
Glenwood   [Map]     Tennille   [Map]    
Goshen   [Map]     Troy   [Map]    
Jack   [Map]     Victoria   [Map]    
Luverne   [Map]     Wilkinstown   [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 Clay Hill 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 Clay Hill Cemetery.

Ariton   [Map]
 - Located in Dale County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of the Clay Hill Cemetery
 
Brundidge   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clay Hill Cemetery
 
Luverne   [Map]
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with 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 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 Clay Hill 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

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bullock County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Houston County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Pike County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Holmes County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Walton County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethel AME Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2589003<3>

Bluff Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Boutwell - Bundy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Driskell Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Goshen First Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2585933

Henderson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Henderson Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Old Sharron Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Perdue Cemetery   [Map]

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

Providence Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Rosin Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sanford - Barron Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Shearon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Smilie Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Spears Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Spillars Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Victoria Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ward - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

William Carter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Wise Mill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Zions Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Clay Hill Cemetery

Zoar Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Clay Hill 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 Clay Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #157707   (Name of Record: Clay Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coffee
Lat: 31.6140499     Lon: -86.0518944   [Map]
Elev: 116         Map Name: Bluff Springs

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Coffee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Clay Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6140, Longitude: -86.0519     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Clay Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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