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(Tallapoosa County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Harmony Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Harmony 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 Harmony Cemetery...

The Harmony Cemetery is located in Tallapoosa County. The county seat for Tallapoosa County is located in Dadeville.

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

Lat:   33.0218°   (33° 1' 18")

Lon:   -85.7672°   (-85° 46' 1")

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

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


 

  Harmony Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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 Tallapoosa County.

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

Alexander City   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Ashland   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Camp Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Dadeville   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Goodwater   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Harmony Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Buttston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County
 
Darian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Daviston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Daviston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Eagle Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Ephesus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Germany Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Hackneyville Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Hillabee Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Jackson Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Jacksons Gap Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Leander Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Leander Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2566835)
 
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Milam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Mt. Gilead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Old Vickers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Punkin Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Seleta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Sunny Level Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Valley Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Harmony Cemetery.

Abanda   [Map]Dadeville   [Map]Millerville   [Map]
Agricola   [Map]Daviston   [Map]Motley   [Map]
Alexander City   [Map]Frog Eye   [Map]New Site   [Map]
Alkehatchee   [Map]Goldville   [Map]Our Town   [Map]
Almond   [Map]Goodwater   [Map]Penton   [Map]
Ashland   [Map]Hackneyville   [Map]Ray   [Map]
Benson   [Map]Jacksons' Gap   [Map]Slaughters   [Map]
Camp Hill   [Map]Kellyton   [Map]Wadley   [Map]
Cragford   [Map]Mellow Valley   [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 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     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Tallapoosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coweta County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harris County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Tallapoosa County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Tallapoosa 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 #137447   (Name of Record: Harmony Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tallapoosa
Lat: 33.0217884     Lon: -85.7671819   [Map]
Elev: 251         Map Name: New Site

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Tallapoosa County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



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: 33.0218, Longitude: -85.7672     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Harmony Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Harmony 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 that starts in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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