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(Wilcox County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Lane Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Lane 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 Lane Cemetery...

The Lane Cemetery is located in Wilcox County. The county seat for Wilcox County is located in Camden.

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

Lat:   31.9110°   (31° 54' 39")

Lon:   -87.6078°   (-87° 36' 28")

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

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


 

  Lane Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Camden   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Grove Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Lower Peach Tree   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Thomasville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Airmount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Arbor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Marengo County
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Choctaw Corner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Danzy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
DeVan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Finley Crossing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Marengo County
 
Independence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Kelley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Lower Peach Tree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lane Cemetery
 
McFadden Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Mt. Andrew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
New Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Shamburger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Shields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Tait Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Lane Cemetery
 
Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Tutt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lane Cemetery
 - Located in Marengo County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 13 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lane Cemetery.

Anne Manie   [Map]Ellison   [Map]Pine Hill   [Map]
Arlington   [Map]Fulton   [Map]Thomasville   [Map]
Coy   [Map]Kimbrough   [Map]Vineland   [Map]
Dickinson   [Map]Lower Peach Tree   [Map]Yellow Bluff   [Map]
Dixon's Mills   [Map]Magnolia   [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 begin with 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 Lane Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Wilcox County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baldwin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158388   (Name of Record: Lane Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wilcox
Lat: 31.9109847     Lon: -87.6077772   [Map]
Elev: 69         Map Name: Pine Hill

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Alabama

About Wilcox 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: 31.9110, Longitude: -87.6078     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lane Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Lane 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 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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