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New Bethel Cemetery
(Etowah County, Alabama)


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Profile for the New Bethel Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the New Bethel 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 New Bethel Cemetery...

The New Bethel Cemetery is located in Etowah County. The county seat for Etowah County is located in Gadsden.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the New Bethel Cemetery

Lat:   34.0073°   (34° 0' 26")

Lon:   -85.8444°   (-85° 50' 39")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the New Bethel 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 New Bethel Cemetery.

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


 

  New Bethel Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the New Bethel Cemetery. The following communities are located in Etowah County.

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

Alabama City   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the West (W) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 
Gadsden   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the New Bethel Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the New Bethel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beth Israel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 
Crestwood Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Crestwood Memorial Cemetery (FAG ID #22342)
 
Croft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 
Davis Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Forrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 
Hughes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 
Landers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 
Littlejohn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Morrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Ohatchee #2 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Parker Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Sardis Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Shepard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Taylors Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Tillison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 
Youngs Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Bethel Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the New Bethel Cemetery.

Adelia   [Map]Cobb City   [Map]Hokes Bluff   [Map]
Alabama City   [Map]Collins   [Map]Leesburg   [Map]
Ballplay   [Map]Coloma   [Map]Merrellton   [Map]
Banner   [Map]Douthrittville   [Map]Oak Level   [Map]
Bennettsville   [Map]Edwardsville   [Map]Pilgrims Rest   [Map]
Black Creek Falls   [Map]Gadsden   [Map]Rainbow City   [Map]
Brannon Springs   [Map]Germania Springs   [Map]Reece City   [Map]
Coato Bend   [Map]Glencoe   [Map]Southside   [Map]
Coat's Bend   [Map]Goshen   [Map]Turkey Town   [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 New Bethel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Etowah County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan 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    
Bartow County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Paulding County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1805301   (Name of Record: New Bethel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Etowah
Lat: 34.0073213     Lon: -85.8444124   [Map]
Elev: 177         Map Name: Ballplay

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About Etowah County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/

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



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: 34.0073, Longitude: -85.8444     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the New Bethel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for New Bethel 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 that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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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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