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Mount Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
(Haralson County, Georgia)


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Profile for the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church 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.

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The Location of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery...

The Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery is located in Haralson County. The county seat for Haralson County is located in Buchanan.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery

Lat:   33.7682°   (33° 46' 5")

Lon:   -85.3271°   (-85° 19' 37")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery.

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


 

  Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Haralson County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery.

Bowdon   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Bremen   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Buchanan   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Cedartown   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Polk County
 
Edwardsville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Fruithurst   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Heflin   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Tallapoosa   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<2> entry for the Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #32751)
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Cherry Grove Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Clay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Edgewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Estavanko Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Hollywood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Laurel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Liner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Mann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Mars Hill Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Mt. Newley Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Mt. Perry Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2370745)
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Roe Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Salem Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Steadman Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery.

Abernathy (AL)   [Map]Budapest   [Map]Heflin (AL)   [Map]
Arbacoochee (AL)   [Map]Cedartown   [Map]Mount Zion   [Map]
Borden Springs (AL)   [Map]Dailey (AL)   [Map]Muscadine (AL)   [Map]
Bowdon Junction   [Map]Edwardsville (AL)   [Map]Ranburne (AL)   [Map]
Bowdon   [Map]Esom Hill   [Map]Tallapoosa   [Map]
Bremen   [Map]Felton   [Map]Temple   [Map]
Buchanan   [Map]Fruithurst (AL)   [Map]Waco   [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 like to start with 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 - 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 Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Haralson 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    
DeKalb County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talladega 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    
Chattooga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee 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    
Gordon 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      
Paulding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Georgia,     of Haralson 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 Mt. Zion West Baptist Church 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 Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #350653   (Name of Record: Mount Zion West Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Haralson
Lat: 33.7681604     Lon: -85.3271753   [Map]
Elev: 306         Map Name: Tallapoosa North

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Georgia

About Haralson County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Haralson County: www.haralsoncountyga.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in . 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 Mt. Zion West Baptist Church Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7682, Longitude: -85.3271     [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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