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The location of Old Sellers Cemetery









A visit to the Old Sellers Cemetery ...

The location of the Old Sellers 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 Old Sellers Cemetery ...

The Old Sellers Cemetery is located in Bullock County.

The county seat for Bullock County is located in Union Springs. Union Springs lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the north of the Old Sellers Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   31.9696°   (31° 58' 10")

Lon:   -85.7430°   (-85° 44' 34")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Old Sellers Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barnette Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Catalpa Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Conner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Cope Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Dasinger Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Elizabeth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

High Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Hubbard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Hussey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Inverness Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Kelley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Lydia Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mallard Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

McGrady Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Mt. Harmon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Mt. Hermon Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2401026<3>

Old Canaan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Old Ramah Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Ox Level Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Perote Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Ramah Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

Rogers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Sandfield Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Sardis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Stills Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Walter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Old Sellers Cemetery.

Armstrong   [Map]     Meeksville   [Map]    
Banks   [Map]     Midway   [Map]    
Brundidge   [Map]     Mossy Grove Village   [Map]    
Clayton   [Map]     Needmore   [Map]    
Clio   [Map]     Orion   [Map]    
Comer   [Map]     Perote   [Map]    
Fitzpatrick   [Map]     Pine Level   [Map]    
Fort Davis   [Map]     Smuteye   [Map]    
Inverness   [Map]     Three Notch   [Map]    
Louisville   [Map]     Troy   [Map]    
McClure Town   [Map]     Union Springs   [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 Old Sellers 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 Old Sellers Cemetery.

Brundidge   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old Sellers Cemetery
 
Clio   [Map]
 - Located in Barbour County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery
 
Louisville   [Map]
 - Located in Barbour County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Old Sellers Cemetery
 
Union Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Old Sellers Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 Old Sellers 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
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Coosa County:     Cyndi's
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Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
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Dale County:     Cyndi's
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Elmore County:     Cyndi's
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Geneva County:     Cyndi's
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Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Houston County:     Cyndi's
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Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
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Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Pike County:     Cyndi's
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Russell County:     Cyndi's
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Tallapoosa County:     Cyndi's
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Clay County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Quitman County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Randolph County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Stewart County (GA):     Cyndi's
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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 Old Sellers 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 Old Sellers Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #149530   (Name of Record: Old Sellers Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bullock
Lat: 31.9695995     Lon: -85.7430032   [Map]
Elev: 154         Map Name: Perote

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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 things 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 Old Sellers Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9696, Longitude: -85.7430     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Old Sellers 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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