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The location of Newbern Cemetery









A visit to the Newbern Cemetery ...

The location of the Newbern 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 Newbern Cemetery ...

The Newbern Cemetery is located in Hale County. The county seat for Hale County is located in Greensboro.

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

Lat:   32.5935°   (32° 35' 36")

Lon:   -87.5306°   (-87° 31' 50")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 49 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Newbern Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Agnew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2589550<3>
 
Alex Chapel Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2187008
 
Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Blanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marengo County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Burton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Casemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Cottrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Curry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Curry Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
DeYampert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Eaton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Elvins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Greenleaf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Greensboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Greer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Griffin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Hill Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Hunter Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Jenkins Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
May Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
McCreary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Micken Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Morrissette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Pickens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Rosemount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Stokes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Tunstall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Turpin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Walthill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Willis - Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newbern Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Newbern Cemetery.

Arcola   [Map]     Greensboro   [Map]    
Browns   [Map]     Marion Junction   [Map]    
Crenshaw   [Map]     Marion   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     Newbern   [Map]    
Demopolis   [Map]     Prairieville   [Map]    
Faunsdale   [Map]     Sawyerville   [Map]    
Forkland   [Map]     Sprott   [Map]    
Freetown   [Map]     Uniontown   [Map]    
Gallion   [Map]     The Village   [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 Newbern Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hale County.

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

Demopolis   [Map]
 - Located in Marengo County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Forkland   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Greensboro   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Located in Marengo County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Thomaston   [Map]
 - Located in Marengo County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Newbern Cemetery
 
Uniontown   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Newbern Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with 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 - 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 Newbern Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Hale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene 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    
Marengo 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    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #149869   (Name of Record: Newbern Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hale
Lat: 32.5934661     Lon: -87.5305593   [Map]
Elev: 59         Map Name: Newbern

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Hale County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: 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 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 Newbern Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5935, Longitude: -87.5306     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Newbern 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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