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The location of Claybank Cemetery









A visit to the Claybank Cemetery ...

The location of the Claybank 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 Claybank Cemetery ...

The Claybank Cemetery is located in Dale County.

The county seat for Dale County is located in Ozark. Ozark lies just to the east northeast of the Claybank Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   31.4474°   (31° 26' 50")

Lon:   -85.6616°   (-85° 39' 41")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Claybank Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Claybank Cemetery

Asbury Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Claybank Cemetery

Beulah Cemetery   [Map]

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

Campground Cemetery   [Map]

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

Center Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Claybank Cemetery

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Claybank Cemetery

Johnstown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Claybank Cemetery

Mims Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Claybank Cemetery

Mossy Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Claybank Cemetery

New Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Claybank Cemetery

Newman Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

Newton Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Claybank Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24991<3>

Old Dean Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Post Oak Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Claybank Cemetery

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Claybank Cemetery

Union Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Claybank Cemetery

Woodham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Claybank 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 Claybank Cemetery.

Ariton   [Map]     Level Plains   [Map]    
Battens Crossroads   [Map]     Mabson   [Map]    
Blue Springs   [Map]     Midland City   [Map]    
Clayhatchee   [Map]     Napier Field   [Map]    
Clio   [Map]     New Brockton   [Map]    
Clopton   [Map]     Newton   [Map]    
Daleville   [Map]     Ozark   [Map]    
Enterprise   [Map]     Phillips Crossroads   [Map]    
Fort Rucker   [Map]     Pinckard   [Map]    
Frisco   [Map]     Skipperville   [Map]    
Grimes   [Map]     Tennille   [Map]    
Holiday Village   [Map]     Victoria   [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 Claybank Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Dale County.

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

Ariton   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Claybank Cemetery
 
Clio   [Map]
 - Located in Barbour County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Claybank Cemetery
 
Daleville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Claybank Cemetery
 
Enterprise   [Map]
 - Located in Coffee County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Claybank Cemetery
 
Headland   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Claybank Cemetery
 
Midland City   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Claybank Cemetery
 
Napier Field   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Claybank Cemetery
 
Newton   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Claybank Cemetery
 
Newville   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of the Claybank Cemetery
 
Ozark   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Claybank Cemetery
 
Pinckard   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Claybank Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - 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 Claybank Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Dale 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
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Houston County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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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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Genealogy
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Jackson 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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Clay County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Early County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Miller County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Quitman County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Randolph County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #133471   (Name of Record: Claybank Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dale
Lat: 31.4473911     Lon: -85.6616042   [Map]
Elev: 123         Map Name: Ozark

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Claybank Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4474, Longitude: -85.6616     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Claybank Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<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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