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The location of Rhoden Cemetery









A visit to the Rhoden Cemetery ...

The location of the Rhoden 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 Rhoden Cemetery ...

The Rhoden Cemetery is located in Talladega County. The county seat for Talladega County is located in Talladega.

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

Lat:   33.2684°   (33° 16' 6")

Lon:   -86.3458°   (-86° 20' 44")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Rhoden 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<2> of the Rhoden Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Arkwright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Baker Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Bradford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Caldwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Chancellor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Comers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Garden of Memories Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Green Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Heaslet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Holley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Kahatchee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Kidd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Masters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Nicholls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Odena Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Old Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Raley Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Vincent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Vincent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #26916<4>
 
Williamson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Wilsonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #27156

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Rhoden Cemetery.

Abihka   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Alpine   [Map]     Sterrett   [Map]    
Bon Air   [Map]     Stewartville   [Map]    
Calcis   [Map]     Sycamore   [Map]    
Childersburg   [Map]     Sylacauga   [Map]    
Comerdale   [Map]     Talladega Springs   [Map]    
Fayetteville   [Map]     Vincent   [Map]    
Gantts Quarry   [Map]     Westover   [Map]    
Harpersville   [Map]     Wilsonville   [Map]    
Logan Martin Dam   [Map]     Winterboro   [Map]    
Mignon   [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 Rhoden Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Talladega County.

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

Childersburg   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Columbiana   [Map]
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Mignon   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rhoden Cemetery
 
Sylacauga   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rhoden Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 Rhoden Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Talladega County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bibb County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Blount County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Chambers County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Chilton County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Clay County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cleburne County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Coosa 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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Etowah County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Pickens County:     Cyndi's
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Randolph County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Saint Clair County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Shelby County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Tallapoosa County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Tuscaloosa County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #125585   (Name of Record: Rhoden Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Talladega
Lat: 33.2684466     Lon: -86.3458103   [Map]
Elev: 140         Map Name: Childersburg

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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' 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 Rhoden Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2684, Longitude: -86.3458     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Rhoden Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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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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