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(Randolph County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Springfield Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 seven sections:

The Location of the Springfield Cemetery...

The Springfield Cemetery is located in Randolph County. The county seat for Randolph County is located in Wedowee.

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

Lat:   33.2132°   (33° 12' 47")

Lon:   -85.3161°   (-85° 18' 57")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Springfield Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Springfield Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Springfield Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Springfield Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Randolph County.

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

Franklin   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
LaGrange   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Troup County (GA)
 
Roanoke   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Wedowee   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Springfield Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 48 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Springfield Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adamson Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Allen Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Almon Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 
Bethel Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Beulah Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Beulah Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Big Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Booger Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Cedarwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
East Napoleon Church of Christ Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the East Napoleon Church of Christ Cemetery (FAG ID #2339431)
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Garrett Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Glenn - Burpee - Cole Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
High Point Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Highway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Highway Ridge Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
James Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Lewis Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Merrill - Roop Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
New Hope Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Noles Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Old Rocky Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Old Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Persons Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Pittman Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Prospect Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Randolph Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Red Oak Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Ridgeway Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Ridley - Davis Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Rocky Mount Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Troup County (GA)
 
Rooks - Lewis Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Sky View Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 
Standing Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 
State Line Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Turman Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Union Grove Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Springfield Cemetery
 
Wehadkee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Springfield Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Wehadkee Cemetery (FAG ID #270710)

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 Springfield Cemetery.

Abanda   [Map]Fredonia   [Map]Rock Mills   [Map]
Abbottsford (GA)   [Map]Glenn (GA)   [Map]Roosterville (GA)   [Map]
Almond   [Map]Graham   [Map]Standing Rock   [Map]
Centralhatchee (GA)   [Map]McCosh Mill   [Map]Wadley   [Map]
Ephesus (GA)   [Map]Morrison Crossroad   [Map]Wedowee   [Map]
Evansville   [Map]Newell   [Map]West Lake Village (GA)   [Map]
Five Points   [Map]Penton   [Map]Woodland   [Map]
Franklin (GA)   [Map]Roanoke   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Springfield Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Randolph County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coweta County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Douglas County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harris County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meriwether County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Muscogee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Paulding County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talbot County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Upson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1805735   (Name of Record: Springfield Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Randolph
Lat: 33.2131747     Lon: -85.3160582   [Map]
Elev: 292         Map Name: Roanoke East

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Randolph County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2132, Longitude: -85.3161     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Springfield Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Springfield Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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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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