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Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
(Coosa County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Marble Valley Memorial 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 Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery...

The Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery is located in Coosa County. The county seat for Coosa County is located in Rockford.

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

Lat:   33.0432°   (33° 2' 35")

Lon:   -86.4480°   (-86° 26' 52")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Marble Valley Memorial 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 Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery.

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


 

  Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Coosa County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery.

Calera   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 
Childersburg   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Talladega County
 
Clanton   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 
Columbiana   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 
Mignon   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Talladega County
 
Rockford   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Shelby   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 
Sylacauga   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Talladega County
 
Thorsby   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beaver Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 
Blue Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Brasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 
Crumpton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 
Duke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Ft. Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Talladega County
 
Gardens of Rest   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 
Grimes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Ham Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Heaslet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Talladega County
 
Jennings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Lime Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 
McKee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 
Mt. Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Chilton County
 
New Site Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
O J Mooney Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Old Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 
Old Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Old Shelby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 
Quinsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Stewarts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Talladega Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Talladega County
 
Unity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Weogufka Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County

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 Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery.

Aucheucaula   [Map]Gantts Quarry   [Map]Rockford   [Map]
Bon Air   [Map]Hollins   [Map]Shelby   [Map]
Calera   [Map]Jemison   [Map]Stewartville   [Map]
Childersburg   [Map]Merrell Beach   [Map]Sylacauga   [Map]
Clanton   [Map]Mignon   [Map]Talladega Springs   [Map]
Columbiana   [Map]Mount Olive   [Map]Thorsby   [Map]
Comerdale   [Map]Oak Grove   [Map]Weogufka   [Map]
Fayetteville   [Map]Pine Grove Village   [Map]Wilsonville   [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 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 Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Coosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
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    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph 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    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #164174   (Name of Record: Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coosa
Lat: 33.0431756     Lon: -86.4480341   [Map]
Elev: 182         Map Name: Talladega Springs

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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: 33.0432, Longitude: -86.4480     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Marble Valley Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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