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Profile for the Crews Cemetery ...

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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 Crews Cemetery...

The Crews Cemetery is located in Heard County. The county seat for Heard County is located in Franklin.

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

Lat:   33.3895°   (33° 23' 22")

Lon:   -85.1886°   (-85° 11' 18")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

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

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


 

  Crews Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Bowdon   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Hogansville   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Troup County
 
Roanoke   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County (AL)
 
Wedowee   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 41 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Crews Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Buchanan Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Centralhatchee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Coats Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Ephesus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Glenloch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Goshen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
High Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Lancaster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Laurel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Lummie Layton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Crews Cemetery
 
New Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Noles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Old Frienship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Old Glenloch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Olive Branch Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Red Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Ridgeway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Ridley - Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Roopville City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Tyus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Unity Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<2> entry for the Unity Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #37500)
 
Unity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Vaughan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Veal Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crews Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Welcome Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Crews Cemetery
 
Zachry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crews Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Crews Cemetery.

Asta Village   [Map]Glenn   [Map]Roanoke (AL)   [Map]
Bowdon Junction   [Map]Graham (AL)   [Map]Rock Mills (AL)   [Map]
Bowdon   [Map]Hogansville   [Map]Roopville   [Map]
Brays Lakeview   [Map]McCosh Mill (AL)   [Map]Roosterville   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Micaville (AL)   [Map]Sargent   [Map]
Centralhatchee   [Map]Morrison Crossroad (AL)   [Map]Standing Rock (AL)   [Map]
Corinth   [Map]Mount Zion   [Map]Waco   [Map]
Ephesus   [Map]Newell (AL)   [Map]Wedowee (AL)   [Map]
Franklin   [Map]Ranburne (AL)   [Map]Whitesburg   [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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Crews Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Heard County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chambers County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talladega County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bartow County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clayton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cobb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coweta County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Douglas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harris County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meriwether County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Paulding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Spalding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talbot County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Upson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Georgia,     of Heard 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 Crews 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 Crews Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #347029   (Name of Record: Crews Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Heard
Lat: 33.3892816     Lon: -85.1885563   [Map]
Elev: 301         Map Name: Roopville

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting 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 Crews Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3895, Longitude: -85.1886     [Map].

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<2>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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