(Okaloosa County, Florida)
The location of Rocky Cemetery
The Location of the Rocky Cemetery...
The Rocky Cemetery is located in Okaloosa County. The county seat for Okaloosa County is located in Crestview.
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Rocky Cemetery
Lat: 30.5108° (30° 30' 38")
Lon: -86.4491° (-86° 26' 56")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Rocky Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>
Nearby communities with newspapers ...
The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Rocky Cemetery. The following communities are located in Okaloosa County.
More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Rocky Cemetery.
|Crestview [Map] |
| - || Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rocky Cemetery |
|Destin [Map] |
| - || Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rocky Cemetery |
|Fort Walton Beach [Map] |
| - || Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rocky Cemetery |
|Milligan [Map] |
| - || Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rocky Cemetery |
|Niceville [Map] |
| - || Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rocky Cemetery |
|Valparaiso [Map] |
| - || Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Rocky Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 9 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Rocky Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Okaloosa County.
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 Rocky Cemetery.
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 like to start 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 - 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 Rocky Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to Florida:
These pages are specific to Okaloosa County:
Genealogy information for nearby counties:
Cemetery Information and Directories for Florida:
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.
Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Rocky 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 Rocky Cemetery.
Referenced GNIS Record ...
GNIS ID #289876 (Name of Record: Rocky Cemetery)
Lat: 30.5107529 Lon: -86.4491156 [Map]
Elev: 13 Map Name: Niceville
|<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: 30.5108, Longitude: -86.4491 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for the Rocky Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).|
Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Rocky 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 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.|
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