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The location of Midway Cemetery









A visit to the Midway Cemetery ...

The location of the Midway 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 Midway Cemetery ...

The Midway Cemetery is located in Bullock County.

The county seat for Bullock County is located in Union Springs. Union Springs lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west northwest of the Midway Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   32.0804°   (32° 4' 49")

Lon:   -85.5199°   (-85° 31' 11")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Antioch Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Midway Cemetery

Brown Road Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Russell County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Midway Cemetery

Center Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Barbour County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Midway Cemetery

Dasinger Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Midway Cemetery

Elizabeth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west (W) of the Midway Cemetery

Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Midway Cemetery

Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Midway Cemetery

Glenford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Midway Cemetery

Jericho Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Midway Cemetery

Kendrick Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Midway Cemetery

Lydia Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west (W) of the Midway Cemetery

Mallard Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Midway Cemetery

McGrady Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Midway Cemetery

Mt. Andrew Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Barbour County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Midway Cemetery

Mt. Azure Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24587<3>

Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Midway Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Midway Cemetery

Ox Level Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Midway Cemetery

Peniel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Midway Cemetery

Powell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Midway Cemetery

Provo Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Midway Cemetery

Ramah Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Barbour County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Midway Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2180340

Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Midway Cemetery

Ridgeley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Midway Cemetery

Seay Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Midway Cemetery

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Barbour County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Midway Cemetery

Thornton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Midway Cemetery

Three Notch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Midway Cemetery

Walter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west (W) of the Midway Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Midway Cemetery.

Armstrong   [Map]     Louisville   [Map]    
Clayton   [Map]     Midway   [Map]    
Comer   [Map]     Perote   [Map]    
Fort Davis   [Map]     Smuteye   [Map]    
Glenville   [Map]     Spring Hill   [Map]    
Hatchechubbee   [Map]     Three Notch   [Map]    
Hurtsboro   [Map]     Union Springs   [Map]    
Inverness   [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 Midway Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Bullock County.

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

Clio   [Map]
 - Located in Barbour County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Midway Cemetery
 
Eufaula   [Map]
 - Located in Barbour County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Midway Cemetery
 
Hurtsboro   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Midway Cemetery
 
Louisville   [Map]
 - Located in Barbour County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) of the Midway Cemetery
 
Seale   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Midway Cemetery
 
Tuskegee   [Map]
 - Located in Macon County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Midway Cemetery
 
Union Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Midway Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin 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 Midway Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Bullock County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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Chambers County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Coffee County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa 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

 
Dale County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Elmore County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Henry 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

 
Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Pike County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Russell County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Tallapoosa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Chattahoochee County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Clay County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Harris County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Muscogee County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Quitman County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Randolph County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Stewart County (GA):     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 Bullock County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Bullock 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 Midway 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 Midway Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1805476   (Name of Record: Midway Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bullock
Lat: 32.080431     Lon: -85.5199444   [Map]
Elev: 166         Map Name: Midway

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Midway Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0804, Longitude: -85.5199     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Midway 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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