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(Escambia County, Florida)


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Our GPS coordinates for the New Hope 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 New Hope Cemetery...

The New Hope Cemetery is located in Escambia County. The county seat for Escambia County is located in Pensacola.

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

Lat:   30.4605°   (30° 27' 37")

Lon:   -87.1714°   (-87° 10' 17")

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

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


 

  New Hope Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Bagdad   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Santa Rosa County
 
Cantonment   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Milton   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Santa Rosa County
 
Navarre   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Santa Rosa County
 
Pensacola   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Perdido Key   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the New Hope Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barrancas National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Barrancas National Cemetery (FAG ID #71754)
 
Black Hammock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Santa Rosa County
 
Clopton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Eastern Gate Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Eastern Gate Memorial Gardens (FAG ID #809967)
 
Forest Lawn of Santa Rosa   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Santa Rosa County
 
Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Holy Cross Cemetery (FAG ID #72111)
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Memorial Serenity Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Santa Rosa County
 
Pensacola Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Resthaven Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Rose Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Santa Rosa County
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Rose Lawn Cemetery (FAG ID #71994)
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the St. Johns Cemetery (FAG ID #72558)
 
St. Michaels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the St. Michaels Cemetery (FAG ID #72564)
 
Serenity Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Santa Rosa County
 
Whitmire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Hope Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the New Hope Cemetery.

Bagdad   [Map]Gonzalez   [Map]Pensacola   [Map]
Bellview   [Map]Goulding   [Map]Sanders Beach   [Map]
Brent   [Map]Gulf Breeze   [Map]Tristan Village   [Map]
Ensley   [Map]Myrtle Grove   [Map]Warrington   [Map]
Ferry Pass   [Map]Pace   [Map]West Pensacola   [Map]
Galt City   [Map]Pensacola Beach   [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 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 New Hope Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Florida:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Escambia County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baldwin County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Escambia County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Okaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Santa Rosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Florida:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the New Hope 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 New Hope Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #287624   (Name of Record: New Hope Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Escambia
Lat: 30.4604749     Lon: -87.1713584   [Map]
Elev: 27         Map Name: Pensacola

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Escambia County: www.co.escambia.fl.us/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/



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: 30.4605, Longitude: -87.1714     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the New Hope Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for New Hope 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 '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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