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Long Cane Cemetery
(Troup County, Georgia)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Long Cane 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 Long Cane Cemetery...

The Long Cane Cemetery is located in Troup County. The county seat for Troup County is located in LaGrange.

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

Lat:   32.9607°   (32° 57' 38")

Lon:   -85.1377°   (-85° 8' 15")

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

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


 

  Long Cane Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

LaFayette   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County (AL)
 
LaGrange   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Lanett   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County (AL)
 
Roanoke   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Long Cane Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Bright Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Daniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Eastview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Fannin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Forty Tyler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Hill View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Hillcrest Garden Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County (AL)
 
Hutchinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County
 
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Linebarker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Lovelace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Loyd Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
McCalls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Mt. Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County (AL)
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Oak Wood Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County (AL)
 
O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Pinewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Rivers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Shadowlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Sharon Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County (AL)
 
Shawmut Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County (AL)
 
South View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Swint - Hammack Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County (AL)
 
Tatum Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Traylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Wehadkee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Long Cane Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Long Cane Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Long Cane Cemetery.

Abbottsford   [Map]Huguley (AL)   [Map]Pioneer Village   [Map]
Asta Village   [Map]LaFayette (AL)   [Map]Plant City (AL)   [Map]
Eady City (AL)   [Map]LaGrange   [Map]Standing Rock (AL)   [Map]
Evansville (AL)   [Map]Lanett (AL)   [Map]Valley (AL)   [Map]
Five Points (AL)   [Map]McCosh Mill (AL)   [Map]West Lake Village   [Map]
Fredonia (AL)   [Map]Mountville   [Map]West Point   [Map]
Glenn   [Map]Pine Lake   [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 professional and volunteer 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 Long Cane Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Troup County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bullock County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Chambers 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    
Elmore County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattahoochee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coweta County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harris County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Heard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meriwether County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Muscogee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike 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    
Taylor 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 Troup County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Georgia
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Georgia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Georgia,     of Troup 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 Georgia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Long Cane 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 Long Cane Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1673240   (Name of Record: Long Cane Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Troup
Lat: 32.9606813     Lon: -85.1377184   [Map]
Elev: 215         Map Name: Lanett North

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Troup County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Troup County: www.troupcountyga.org/

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



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: 32.9607, Longitude: -85.1377     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Long Cane Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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