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The location of St. Pauls Cemetery









A visit to the Saint Pauls Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Pauls 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 St. Pauls Cemetery ...

The St. Pauls Cemetery is located in Coffee County.

The county seat for Coffee County is located in Elba. Elba lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the north northeast of the St. Pauls Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the St. Pauls Cemetery

Lat:   31.2168°   (31° 13' 0")

Lon:   -86.1649°   (-86° 9' 53")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Pauls Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2406733<3>

Alberton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Bethany Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Covington County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Beulah Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Covington County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Brooklyn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Crews Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Geneva County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Flat Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Geneva County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Friendship Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Haney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Harrison Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Ino Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24697

New Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Geneva County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Old Sardis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Geneva County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Old Town Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Peaceful Acres Memorial Gardens   [Map]

Located in Covington County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Geneva County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Rhoades Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Travelers Rest Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Geneva County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

Weeks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the St. Pauls Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the St. Pauls Cemetery.

Andalusia   [Map]     Heath   [Map]    
Babbie   [Map]     Horn Hill   [Map]    
Battens Crossroads   [Map]     Kinston   [Map]    
Beulah   [Map]     Libertyville   [Map]    
Central City   [Map]     Lockhart   [Map]    
Chancellor   [Map]     New Brockton   [Map]    
Coffee Springs   [Map]     Onycha   [Map]    
Costilla   [Map]     Opp   [Map]    
County Line   [Map]     Paxton (FL)   [Map]    
Elba   [Map]     Pine Level   [Map]    
Enterprise   [Map]     Samson   [Map]    
Florala   [Map]     Sanford   [Map]    
Geneva   [Map]     Scranton   [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 St. Pauls Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Coffee County.

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

Andalusia   [Map]
 - Located in Covington County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Pauls Cemetery
 
Enterprise   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Pauls Cemetery
 
Florala   [Map]
 - Located in Covington County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Pauls Cemetery
 
Geneva   [Map]
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Pauls Cemetery
 
Opp   [Map]
 - Located in Covington County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Pauls Cemetery
 
Samson   [Map]
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Pauls 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 either 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 St. Pauls Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Coffee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Escambia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Houston County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Holmes County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Okaloosa County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Santa Rosa County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Walton County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #126181   (Name of Record: Saint Pauls Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coffee
Lat: 31.2168379     Lon: -86.1649466   [Map]
Elev: 76         Map Name: Kinston

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Coffee County

About Alabama

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 '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 St. Pauls Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2168, Longitude: -86.1649     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Pauls 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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