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(Coffee County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Weeks Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Weeks 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 Weeks Cemetery...

The Weeks Cemetery is located in Coffee County. The county seat for Coffee County is located in Elba.

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

Lat:   31.2182°   (31° 13' 5")

Lon:   -86.1097°   (-86° 6' 34")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Weeks 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 Weeks Cemetery.

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


 

  Weeks Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Weeks 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 Weeks Cemetery.

Enterprise   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Florala   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 
Geneva   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Opp   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 
Samson   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Alberton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 
Brooklyn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Crews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Flat Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Goodman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Hall & Rivers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Haney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Harrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Ino Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Kinston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Little Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Marvin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Mt. Gilled Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
New Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Old Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Peaceful Acres Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Rhoades Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Weeks Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Travelers Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Weeks Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Weeks Cemetery.

Babbie   [Map]Costilla   [Map]New Brockton   [Map]
Battens Crossroads   [Map]County Line   [Map]Onycha   [Map]
Bellwood   [Map]Elba   [Map]Opp   [Map]
Beulah   [Map]Enterprise   [Map]Samson   [Map]
Central City   [Map]Geneva   [Map]Sanford   [Map]
Chancellor   [Map]Horn Hill   [Map]Scranton   [Map]
Coffee Springs   [Map]Kinston   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Weeks Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Coffee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Santa Rosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137101   (Name of Record: Weeks Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coffee
Lat: 31.2182272     Lon: -86.1096668   [Map]
Elev: 64         Map Name: Sellersville

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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: 31.2182, Longitude: -86.1097     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Weeks Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Weeks 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 starting 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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