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(Macon County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Woodland Cemetery ...

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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Woodland Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Woodland Cemetery (FAG ID #27194)

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 eight sections:

The Location of the Woodland Cemetery...

The Woodland Cemetery is located in Macon County. The county seat for Macon County is located in Tuskegee.

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

Lat:   32.5299°   (32° 31' 47")

Lon:   -85.7731°   (-85° 46' 23")

Establishment of the Woodland Cemetery ...

The Woodland Cemetery was established in 1912.

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

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

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


 

  Woodland Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Auburn   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Camp Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Dadeville   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the Woodland Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Eclectic   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Woodland Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 
Erie - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Woodland Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Notasulga   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Tuskegee   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Woodland Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Woodland Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Ashdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Bradford Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
McCrary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Neils Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
New Elam Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Notasulga City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Old Sharon Primitive Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Woodland Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Pentecost Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Woodland Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Reeltown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Woodland Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Rosehill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Woodland Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 
St. John Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Woodland Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the St. John Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2630499)
 
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Salem Macon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Tuskegee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Walker Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Woodland Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Woodland Cemetery

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 Woodland Cemetery.

Agricola   [Map]Franklin   [Map]Ridgewood Village   [Map]
Auburn   [Map]Hardaway   [Map]Shorter   [Map]
Benson   [Map]Kent   [Map]Tallapoosa City   [Map]
Claud   [Map]Liberty City   [Map]Tallassee   [Map]
East Tallassee   [Map]Loachapoka   [Map]Tuskegee   [Map]
Eclectic   [Map]Notasulga   [Map]Waverly   [Map]
Erie   [Map]Reeltown   [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 - 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 Woodland Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Macon County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw 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    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell 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    
Harris County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Muscogee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Macon County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     The Woodland Cemetery (FAG ID #27194)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Macon 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 Woodland Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Woodland Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Woodland Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Woodland Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137130   (Name of Record: Woodland Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Macon
Lat: 32.5301358     Lon: -85.7730116   [Map]
Elev: 123         Map Name: Carrville

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #27194

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from . 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 Woodland Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5299, Longitude: -85.7731     [Map].

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