(Washington County, Alabama)
The location of Crawford Cemetery
The Location of the Crawford Cemetery...
The Crawford Cemetery is located in Washington County. The county seat for Washington County is located in Chatom.
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Crawford Cemetery
Lat: 31.5541° (31° 33' 14")
Lon: -88.0394° (-88° 2' 21")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Crawford 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 Crawford Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Washington County.
More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Crawford Cemetery.
|Bladon Springs [Map] |
| - || Located in Choctaw County |
| - || Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Crawford Cemetery |
|Chatom [Map] |
| - || Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crawford Cemetery |
|Grove Hill [Map] |
| - || Located in Clarke County |
| - || Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crawford Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Crawford Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Washington County.
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 Crawford 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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Crawford Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to Alabama:
These pages are specific to Washington 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 Crawford 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 Crawford Cemetery.
Referenced GNIS Record ...
GNIS ID #116825 (Name of Record: Crawford Cemetery)
Lat: 31.5540519 Lon: -88.0394486 [Map]
Elev: 42 Map Name: Saint Stephens
|<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: 31.5541, Longitude: -88.0394 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for the Crawford Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).|
Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Crawford 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 starting from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.|
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