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The location of Seleta Cemetery









A visit to the Seleta Cemetery ...

The location of the Seleta 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 Seleta Cemetery ...

The Seleta Cemetery is located in Tallapoosa County. The county seat for Tallapoosa County is located in Dadeville.

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

Lat:   33.0223°   (33° 1' 20")

Lon:   -85.9130°   (-85° 54' 46")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Seleta Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Bice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Carver Heights Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Craft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Dillard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Ephesus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Greenview Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Gutherie Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Hackneyville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Hackneyville Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Hillabee Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Hillview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Jackson Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Kellyton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Kennedy - Christian - Sasser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Martin Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Old Marietta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Old Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Smyrna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Sunny Level Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Valley Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Seleta Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Seleta Cemetery.

Alexander City   [Map]     Hissop   [Map]    
Alkehatchee   [Map]     Hollins   [Map]    
Almond   [Map]     Jacksons' Gap   [Map]    
Ashland   [Map]     Kellyton   [Map]    
Benson   [Map]     Mellow Valley   [Map]    
Dadeville   [Map]     Millerville   [Map]    
Daviston   [Map]     Motley   [Map]    
Frog Eye   [Map]     Mount Olive   [Map]    
Goldville   [Map]     New Site   [Map]    
Goodwater   [Map]     Our Town   [Map]    
Hackneyville   [Map]     Ray   [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 Seleta Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Tallapoosa County.

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

Alexander City   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Ashland   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Dadeville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Goodwater   [Map]
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Seleta Cemetery
 
Rockford   [Map]
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Seleta Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Seleta Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Tallapoosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chambers County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Chilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleburne County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Elmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Macon 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

 
Randolph County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Clair County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Shelby County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Talladega County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Carroll County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Harris County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Heard County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Troup County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #153367   (Name of Record: Seleta Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tallapoosa
Lat: 33.0223433     Lon: -85.9130194   [Map]
Elev: 187         Map Name: Hackneyville

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Seleta Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0223, Longitude: -85.9130     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Seleta Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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