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The location of Garner Cemetery









A visit to the Garner Cemetery ...

The location of the Garner 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 Garner Cemetery ...

The Garner Cemetery is located in Montgomery County.

The county seat for Montgomery County is located in Montgomery. Montgomery lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> to the north northwest of the Garner Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   31.9740°   (31° 58' 26")

Lon:   -86.1819°   (-86° 10' 54")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Garner Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Garner Cemetery

Belsor Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Garner Cemetery

Cauthens Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Garner Cemetery

Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south (S) of the Garner Cemetery

Chesser Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fair Prospect Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fannin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Garner Cemetery

Frazer - McLeod Cemetery   [Map]

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

Head Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Hills Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Garner Cemetery

Hudson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Garner Cemetery

Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Garner Cemetery

Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Garner Cemetery

Petrey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

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

Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Garner Cemetery

Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Garner Cemetery

Sanders Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Garner Cemetery

Sardis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Garner Cemetery

Sentell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Springfield Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Garner Cemetery

Urquhart Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Ada   [Map]     Meeksville   [Map]    
Cherokee Village   [Map]     Needmore   [Map]    
Davenport   [Map]     Orion   [Map]    
Goshen   [Map]     Petrey   [Map]    
Grady   [Map]     Pine Level   [Map]    
Highland Home   [Map]     Pintlala   [Map]    
Honoraville   [Map]     Ramer   [Map]    
Kent   [Map]     Rutledge   [Map]    
Lapine   [Map]     Sandy Ridge   [Map]    
Luverne   [Map]     Social Town   [Map]    
McClure Town   [Map]     Troy   [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 Garner Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Montgomery County.

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

Luverne   [Map]
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Garner 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 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 Garner Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Montgomery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Barbour County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bullock County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
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Coosa County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Covington County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
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Dale County:     Cyndi's
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Dallas County:     Cyndi's
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Elmore County:     Cyndi's
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Geneva County:     Cyndi's
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Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Monroe 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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Russell County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Tallapoosa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Wilcox County:     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 Montgomery County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Montgomery 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 Garner 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 Garner Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #118838   (Name of Record: Garner Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Montgomery
Lat: 31.9740394     Lon: -86.1819055   [Map]
Elev: 131         Map Name: Grady

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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 Garner Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9740, Longitude: -86.1819     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Garner Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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