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(Baker County, Georgia)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Newberry 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 Newberry Cemetery...

The Newberry Cemetery is located in Baker County. The county seat for Baker County is located in Newton.

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

Lat:   31.1710°   (31° 10' 15")

Lon:   -84.5199°   (-84° 31' 11")

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

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


 

  Newberry Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Bainbridge   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Newberry Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Camilla   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Newberry Cemetery
 - Located in Mitchell County
 
Leary   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North (N) of the Newberry Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Meigs   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Newberry Cemetery
 - Located in Thomas County
 
Newton   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Newberry Cemetery
 
Pelham   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) of the Newberry Cemetery
 - Located in Mitchell County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Newberry Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bellview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Newberry Cemetery
 - Located in Miller County
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Newberry Cemetery
 
Cooks Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Newberry Cemetery
 - Located in Miller County
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Newberry Cemetery
 - Located in Miller County
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Newberry Cemetery
 - Located in Miller County
 
Notchaway Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Newberry Cemetery
 
Pond Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newberry Cemetery
 - Located in Miller County
 
Springfield Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Newberry Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Springfield Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2418450)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Newberry Cemetery.

Arlington   [Map]Climax   [Map]Leary   [Map]
Baconton   [Map]Colquitt   [Map]Meigs   [Map]
Bainbridge   [Map]Cotton   [Map]Morgan   [Map]
Bancroft   [Map]Damascus   [Map]Newton   [Map]
Boykin   [Map]Donalsonville   [Map]Pebble City   [Map]
Brinson   [Map]Douglasville   [Map]Pelham   [Map]
Camilla   [Map]Fowlstown   [Map]Spence   [Map]
Centerville   [Map]Iron City   [Map]Whigham   [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 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 Newberry Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Baker County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Henry County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gadsden County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Leon County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Brooks County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colquitt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Decatur County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dougherty County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Early County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grady County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Miller County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mitchell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Seminole County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Terrell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Thomas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Worth County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Georgia,     of Baker 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 Newberry 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 Newberry Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #342843   (Name of Record: Newberry Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Baker
Lat: 31.1710159     Lon: -84.5199129   [Map]
Elev: 43         Map Name: Cooktown

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Baker County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 31.1710, Longitude: -84.5199     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Newberry Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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<4>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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