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The location of Harmony Cemetery









A visit to the Harmony Cemetery ...

The location of the Harmony 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 Harmony Cemetery ...

The Harmony Cemetery is located in Autauga County. The county seat for Autauga County is located in Prattville.

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

Lat:   32.5246°   (32° 31' 28")

Lon:   -86.7803°   (-86° 46' 49")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Harmony Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Big Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Coee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Deramus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Golson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Hinton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Home Aid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #23742<3>
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Milton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Pea Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Rocky Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Stoudemire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #26496

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Harmony Cemetery.

Autaugaville   [Map]     Pine Level   [Map]    
Benton   [Map]     Plantersville   [Map]    
Billingsley   [Map]     Prattville   [Map]    
Booth   [Map]     Sardis   [Map]    
Burkville   [Map]     Selma   [Map]    
Burnsville   [Map]     Stanton   [Map]    
Fremont   [Map]     Sunset Mill Village   [Map]    
Gibbons   [Map]     Tyler   [Map]    
Jones   [Map]     Valley Grande   [Map]    
Lowndesboro   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Maplesville   [Map]     White Hall   [Map]    
Old Town   [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 Harmony Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Autauga County.

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

Benton   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Prattville   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Harmony Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with 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 Harmony Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Autauga County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chambers County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Elmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Macon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marengo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Perry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Shelby County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Talladega County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tallapoosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tuscaloosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #147575   (Name of Record: Harmony Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Autauga
Lat: 32.5245782     Lon: -86.7802619   [Map]
Elev: 126         Map Name: Milton

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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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Harmony Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5246, Longitude: -86.7803     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Harmony 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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