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The location of Dupree Cemetery









A visit to the Dupree Cemetery ...

The location of the Dupree 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 Dupree Cemetery ...

The Dupree Cemetery is located in Lee County. The county seat for Lee County is located in Opelika.

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

Lat:   32.4843°   (32° 29' 3")

Lon:   -85.3391°   (-85° 20' 20")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Dupree Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Chamlee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Cobb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Macon County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Crawford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Green Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Macon County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Meadows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Morris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Penn Young Gravesite   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Pierce Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Rising Star Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Society Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Macon County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Watoola Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Whatley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Macon County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dupree Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Dupree Cemetery.

Auburn   [Map]     Ladonia   [Map]    
Beauregard   [Map]     Loachapoka   [Map]    
Bibb City (GA)   [Map]     Marvyn   [Map]    
The Bottle   [Map]     Notasulga   [Map]    
City Village (GA)   [Map]     Opelika   [Map]    
Columbus (GA)   [Map]     Phenix City   [Map]    
Crawford   [Map]     Prince Crossroads   [Map]    
Cusseta   [Map]     Ridgewood Village   [Map]    
Fontaine Village   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Fort Mitchell   [Map]     Seale   [Map]    
Hatchechubbee   [Map]     Smith's Station   [Map]    
Hurtsboro   [Map]     Smiths   [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 Dupree Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lee County.

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

Auburn   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Columbus   [Map]
 - Located in Muscogee County (GA)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Hurtsboro   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Notasulga   [Map]
 - Located in Macon County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Opelika   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Phenix City   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Seale   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dupree Cemetery
 
Tuskegee   [Map]
 - Located in Macon County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of the Dupree Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - 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 Dupree Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lee 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

 
Chambers County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Elmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Macon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Randolph County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Russell County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tallapoosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chattahoochee County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Harris County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Heard County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Meriwether County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Muscogee County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Quitman County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Stewart County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Talbot County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Troup County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #138150   (Name of Record: Dupree Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lee
Lat: 32.4843058     Lon: -85.3391108   [Map]
Elev: 171         Map Name: Marvyn

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Lee 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.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Dupree Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4843, Longitude: -85.3391     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Dupree Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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