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(Geneva County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Eden Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Eden 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 Eden Cemetery...

The Eden Cemetery is located in Geneva County. The county seat for Geneva County is located in Geneva.

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

Lat:   31.1213°   (31° 7' 16")

Lon:   -85.9477°   (-85° 56' 51")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Eden 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 Eden Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Eden Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Daleville   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 
Enterprise   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Geneva   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Hartford   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Samson   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Slocomb   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Eden Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Bellwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Coffee Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Consolation Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Crews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Eden Cemetery
 
El Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Eunola Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Geneva City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Hall & Rivers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Haney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Liberty Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Little Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Marvin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
McDuffie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Eden Cemetery
 
McDuffie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Royals Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Holmes County (FL)
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Eden Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Sunset Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Travelers Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Eden Cemetery
 
Vaughanville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Eden Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Eden Cemetery.

Battens Crossroads   [Map]Coffee Springs   [Map]Hartford   [Map]
Bellwood   [Map]Costilla   [Map]Holiday Village   [Map]
Beulah   [Map]County Line   [Map]Kinston   [Map]
Black   [Map]Daleville   [Map]Level Plains   [Map]
Central City   [Map]Enterprise   [Map]New Brockton   [Map]
Chancellor   [Map]Eunola   [Map]Samson   [Map]
Clayhatchee   [Map]Geneva   [Map]Scranton   [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 visit 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 - 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 Eden Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Geneva County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #143086   (Name of Record: Eden Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Geneva
Lat: 31.1212873     Lon: -85.9477159   [Map]
Elev: 65         Map Name: Geneva West

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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: 31.1213, Longitude: -85.9477     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Eden Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Eden 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' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from . 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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