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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 Lowndes County.

The county seat for Lowndes County is located in Hayneville. Hayneville lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north northeast of the Lee Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   32.0604°   (32° 3' 37")

Lon:   -86.6808°   (-86° 40' 50")

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 23 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lee Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bogahoma Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Lee Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #21701<4>

Crossroad Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Lee Cemetery

Garr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north (N) of the Lee Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22967

Gordon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery

Hayneville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #23327

Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jordan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery

Kilgore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Butler County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lee Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2301139

Miles Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north (N) of the Lee Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24425

Morass Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery

Moriah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Butler County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24533

Mushat Gilchrist Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Myrtlewood Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oliver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west (W) of the Lee Cemetery

Rudolph Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Lee Cemetery

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Lee Cemetery

Sills Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west (W) of the Lee Cemetery

Snow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Temple Gate Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Temple Gate Cemetery   [Map]

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

Turners Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Lee Cemetery.

Awin   [Map]     Honoraville   [Map]    
Benton   [Map]     Letohatchee   [Map]    
Bragg's   [Map]     Lowndesboro   [Map]    
Burkville   [Map]     Minter   [Map]    
Davenport   [Map]     Mosses   [Map]    
Forest Home   [Map]     Old Town   [Map]    
Fort Deposit   [Map]     Pintlala   [Map]    
Furman   [Map]     Sandy Ridge   [Map]    
Gordonville   [Map]     Snow Hill   [Map]    
Greenville   [Map]     White Hall   [Map]    
Hayneville   [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 Lowndes County.

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

Benton   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Fort Deposit   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Greenville   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Hayneville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Pine Apple   [Map]
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) 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 professional and volunteer 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 Lowndes County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bullock County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Elmore County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marengo County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Lowndes County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Lowndes 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 #136380   (Name of Record: Lee Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lowndes
Lat: 32.0604237     Lon: -86.6808111   [Map]
Elev: 108         Map Name: Mount Willing

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Lowndes 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 '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 Lee Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0604, Longitude: -86.6808     [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>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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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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