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The location of Ash Cemetery









A visit to the Ash Cemetery ...

The location of the Ash Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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 six sections:

The Location of the Ash Cemetery ...

The Ash Cemetery is located in Seminole County. The county seat for Seminole County is located in Donalsonville.

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

Lat:   30.9871°   (30° 59' 13")

Lon:   -84.7683°   (-84° 46' 5")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Ash Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Ash Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Chason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ash Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2250017<3>
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Friendship Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Hammock Springs Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Hornsby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Miller County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Hornsby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Miller County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Live Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Ash Cemetery
 
New Enterprise Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ash Cemetery
 
New Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Miller County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Olive Grove Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Miller County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ash Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #37357
 
Trawick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Whites Bridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Miller County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Ash Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Ash Cemetery.

Attapulgus   [Map]     Fowlstown   [Map]    
Bainbridge   [Map]     Gordon (AL)   [Map]    
Bascom (FL)   [Map]     Grand Ridge (FL)   [Map]    
Boykin   [Map]     Greenwood (FL)   [Map]    
Brinson   [Map]     Iron City   [Map]    
Butler (FL)   [Map]     Jakin   [Map]    
Cedar Springs   [Map]     Malone (FL)   [Map]    
Centerville   [Map]     Mount Pleasant (FL)   [Map]    
Chattahoochee (FL)   [Map]     Parramore (FL)   [Map]    
Climax   [Map]     Sneads (FL)   [Map]    
Colquitt   [Map]     Two Egg (FL)   [Map]    
Damascus   [Map]     Vada   [Map]    
Donalsonville   [Map]      

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Bainbridge   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ash Cemetery
 
Chattahoochee   [Map]
 - Located in Gadsden County (FL)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ash Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Ash Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Seminole County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Dale County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Houston County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bay County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Gadsden County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Holmes County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Leon County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Liberty County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Baker County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Colquitt County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Decatur County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dougherty County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Early County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grady County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Miller County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mitchell County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Randolph County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Terrell County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Thomas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

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

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 Georgia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Ash 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 Ash Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #310642   (Name of Record: Ash Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Seminole
Lat: 30.9871306     Lon: -84.7682539   [Map]
Elev: 39         Map Name: Desser

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Georgia

About Seminole County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Ash Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9871, Longitude: -84.7683     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ash Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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