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Mount Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
(Elmore County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery ...

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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery (FAG ID #2283861)

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.

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The Location of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery...

The Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery is located in Elmore County. The county seat for Elmore County is located in Wetumpka.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery

Lat:   32.6041°   (32° 36' 14")

Lon:   -86.2085°   (-86° 12' 30")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery.

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


 

  Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Elmore County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery.

Eclectic   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Elmore   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Millbrook   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Montgomery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 
Prattville   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 
Wetumpka   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Elmore County.

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Faith Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Faith Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2290081)
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Haggerty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Harwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Holman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Little Flock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Mann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Mt. Hebron West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
New Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Pine View Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Pleasant Hill Cemetery (FAG ID #2209100)
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Sewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Sheppard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Speigner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Thrasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Tunnell Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 
Wetumpka Church of God Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Wetumpka Church of God Cemetery (FAG ID #2269876)
 
Wetumpka City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Wetumpka City Cemetery (FAG ID #410918)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery.

Blue Ridge   [Map]Fusihatchi   [Map]Mount Meigs   [Map]
Claud   [Map]Gibbs Village   [Map]Mountain Creek   [Map]
Coosada   [Map]Highland Village   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Deatsville   [Map]Holtville   [Map]Pine Level   [Map]
East Tallassee   [Map]Kent   [Map]Prattville   [Map]
Eclectic   [Map]Marbury   [Map]Sunshine Village   [Map]
Elmore   [Map]Millbrook   [Map]Tallassee   [Map]
Equality   [Map]Montgomery   [Map]Titus   [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 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 - although 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 Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Elmore 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      
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Butler 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    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas 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    
Macon 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    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Elmore County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     The Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery (FAG ID #2283861)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Elmore 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 Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2283861

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Elmore County: www.elmoreco.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in . 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 Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6041, Longitude: -86.2085     [Map].

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