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The location of Lee Cemetery









A visit to the Lee Cemetery ...

The location of the Lee 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 Lee Cemetery ...

The Lee Cemetery is located in Dale County.

The county seat for Dale County is located in Ozark. Ozark lies just to the Northwest of the Lee Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the Lee Cemetery

Lat:   31.3918°   (31° 23' 30")

Lon:   -85.5905°   (-85° 35' 25")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Lee Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Asbury Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Beulah Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Lee Cemetery

Campground Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lee Cemetery

Christian Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Lee Cemetery

Claybank Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lee Cemetery

Johnstown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Lee Cemetery

Mims Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Mt. Enon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Lee Cemetery

New Corinth Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lee Cemetery

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery

Newman Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lee Cemetery

Newton Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Lee Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24991<3>

Old Dean Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Lee Cemetery

Pinckard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lee Cemetery

Sylvan Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lee Cemetery

Travelers Rest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lee Cemetery

Westview Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lee Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1720105

Woodham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lee Cemetery.

Ariton   [Map]     Level Plains   [Map]    
Clayhatchee   [Map]     Mabson   [Map]    
Daleville   [Map]     Midland City   [Map]    
Dothan   [Map]     Napier Field   [Map]    
Enterprise   [Map]     Newton   [Map]    
Fort Rucker   [Map]     Newville   [Map]    
Grimes   [Map]     Ozark   [Map]    
Headland   [Map]     Phillips Crossroads   [Map]    
Holiday Village   [Map]     Pinckard   [Map]    
Kinsey   [Map]     Skipperville   [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 Lee Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Dale County.

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

Ariton   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Daleville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Dothan   [Map]
 - Located in Houston County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Enterprise   [Map]
 - Located in Coffee County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Headland   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Midland City   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Napier Field   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Newton   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Newville   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Ozark   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Parish   [Map]
 - Located in Houston County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Pinckard   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lee Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with 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 Lee Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Dale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bullock County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Houston County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Holmes County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Walton County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Early County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Miller County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Quitman County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Randolph County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Seminole County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1699903   (Name of Record: Lee Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dale
Lat: 31.3918371     Lon: -85.5904919   [Map]
Elev: 96         Map Name: Ewell

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Dale County

About Alabama

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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Lee Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3918, Longitude: -85.5905     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lee 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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