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(Chambers County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Langdale Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Langdale 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 Langdale Cemetery...

The Langdale Cemetery is located in Chambers County. The county seat for Chambers County is located in LaFayette.

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

Lat:   32.8085°   (32° 48' 30")

Lon:   -85.1680°   (-85° 10' 4")

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

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


 

  Langdale Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Hamilton   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County (GA)
 
LaFayette   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
LaGrange   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Troup County (GA)
 
Lanett   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
Opelika   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Billingslea Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County (GA)
 
Cooks Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County (GA)
 
Eastview Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Troup County (GA)
 
Fairfax Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
Forty Tyler Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Troup County (GA)
 
Glass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
Greenwood Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
Hall Memorial CME Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Hall Memorial CME Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2358126)
 
Hillcrest Garden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
Huguley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
Hutchinson Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County (GA)
 
Lamb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
New Hope Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County (GA)
 
Oak Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
Pinewood Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Troup County (GA)
 
Rehobeth Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
Rest Haven Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Langdale Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Langdale Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County (GA)
 
Shawmut Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Langdale Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Langdale Cemetery.

Abbottsford (GA)   [Map]Huguley   [Map]Plant City   [Map]
Cusseta   [Map]LaFayette   [Map]Salem   [Map]
Eady City   [Map]LaGrange (GA)   [Map]Smith's Station   [Map]
Evansville   [Map]Lanett   [Map]Smiths   [Map]
Five Points   [Map]Opelika   [Map]Standing Rock   [Map]
Fortson (GA)   [Map]Pine Lake (GA)   [Map]Valley   [Map]
Fredonia   [Map]Pine Mountain (GA)   [Map]West Lake Village (GA)   [Map]
Hamilton (GA)   [Map]Pioneer Village (GA)   [Map]West Point (GA)   [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 start with 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 - 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 Langdale Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Chambers County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Clay 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    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattahoochee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coweta County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette 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    
Marion County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meriwether County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Muscogee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stewart County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talbot County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Taylor County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Upson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #136068   (Name of Record: Langdale Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Chambers
Lat: 32.8084632     Lon: -85.167996   [Map]
Elev: 185         Map Name: Lanett South

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chambers County: www.chamberscounty.com/

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: 32.8085, Longitude: -85.1680     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Langdale Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Langdale 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in . 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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<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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