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(Jackson County, Florida)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Walters 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.

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The Location of the Walters Cemetery...

The Walters Cemetery is located in Jackson County. The county seat for Jackson County is located in Marianna.

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

Lat:   30.6346°   (30° 38' 4")

Lon:   -85.0527°   (-85° 3' 9")

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

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


 

  Walters Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Altha   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Blountstown   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Bristol   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Liberty County
 
Chattahoochee   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Gadsden County
 
Fountain   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Bay County
 
Marianna   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Walters Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 33 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Walters Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Atkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Barton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Braxton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Chipola Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Dykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Edenfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Elder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Farmer Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Fulgum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Gortemoller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Grant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Graves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Little Rocky Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Maddox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Nettle Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Old Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Pledger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Pope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Poplar Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Ritchards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Simpsons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Sinai Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Victory Hill Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Walters Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Wester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Walters Cemetery
 
Yon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Walters Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Walters Cemetery.

Alford   [Map]Chattahoochee   [Map]Marianna   [Map]
Altha   [Map]Clarksville   [Map]McNeal   [Map]
Bascom   [Map]Cypress   [Map]Parramore   [Map]
Blountstown   [Map]Grand Ridge   [Map]Sneads   [Map]
Bristol   [Map]Greensboro   [Map]Steele City   [Map]
Butler   [Map]Greenwood   [Map]Two Egg   [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 it should be mentioned 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 Walters Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Florida:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Jackson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Geneva County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Gadsden County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gulf County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Holmes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Leon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Liberty County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wakulla County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Baker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Decatur County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Early County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grady County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Miller County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Seminole County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Florida:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #292856   (Name of Record: Walters Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 30.6346381     Lon: -85.0527   [Map]
Elev: 59         Map Name: Cypress

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Jackson County: www.jacksoncounty-fl.com/

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: 30.6346, Longitude: -85.0527     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Walters Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Walters 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 beginning in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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