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The location of Rogers Cemetery









A visit to the Rogers Cemetery ...

The location of the Rogers 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 Rogers Cemetery ...

The Rogers Cemetery is located in Lowndes County. The county seat for Lowndes County is located in Hayneville.

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

Lat:   32.1299°   (32° 7' 47")

Lon:   -86.4744°   (-86° 28' 27")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Rogers Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Ball Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Bullock Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Ganey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Gilbert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rogers Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #23003<3>
 
Hayneville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rogers Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #23327
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Julian - McQueen Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rogers Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2308754
 
Lamar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
McQueen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rogers Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2434568
 
Mosleys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Murrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rogers Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24833
 
Mushat Gilchrist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
New Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
New Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rogers Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2278520
 
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Relf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Sawyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Shackelford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rogers Cemetery

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 Rogers Cemetery.

Ada   [Map]     Honoraville   [Map]    
Bragg's   [Map]     Hope Hull   [Map]    
Burkville   [Map]     Lapine   [Map]    
Davenport   [Map]     Letohatchee   [Map]    
English Village   [Map]     Lowndesboro   [Map]    
Fort Deposit   [Map]     Montgomery   [Map]    
Gibbs Village   [Map]     Mosses   [Map]    
Gordonville   [Map]     Pintlala   [Map]    
Grady   [Map]     Ramer   [Map]    
Hayneville   [Map]     Sandy Ridge   [Map]    
Highland Home   [Map]     White Hall   [Map]    
Highland Village   [Map]     Young Forte 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 Rogers Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lowndes County.

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

Fort Deposit   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Hayneville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rogers Cemetery
 
Montgomery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rogers 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 helpful 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 Rogers Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lowndes County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga 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

 
Chilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Elmore County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Perry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Tallapoosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #163500   (Name of Record: Rogers Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lowndes
Lat: 32.1298668     Lon: -86.4744165   [Map]
Elev: 100         Map Name: Letohatchee

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: https://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 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 Rogers Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1299, Longitude: -86.4744     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Rogers 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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