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Need help surveying cemeteries in DeKalb, AL

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Need help surveying cemeteries in DeKalb, AL

Lana (View posts)
Posted: 1084886279000
Classification: Query
The DeKalb County Genealogical Society is trying to locate and survey all known cemeteries in the county. Churches and individuals in the community are invited to assist in this project. As far as we can determine, these cemeteries have never been surveyed:

New Home Cemetery, Hwy 40 West of Henegar
Blackoak, near Tenbroeck
Mount Lebanon, black cemetery West of Lebanon
Geraldine Cemetery, North of Geraldine Cemetery, North of Geraldine off Hwy 75
*DeKalb Memorial Gardens, Kirk Memorial Gardens, and Anthony Collins (black cemetery) are currently in the works.

These cemeteries need to be updated:
Liberty, near Henegar
Biddle (aka Friendship), near Pea Ridge
Pea Ridge
Bailey's Chapel
Concord Baptist, near Henegar
Pine Grove Methodist, near Ider
White Hall, off Hwy 11, South of Hammondville
Kelly Chapel
New Harmony, West of Geraldine
Mount Zion, West of Geraldine
Fyffe (Corinth), in Fyffe
Beulah's Chapel
Liberty Congregational Methodist, sandmountain at Peek's Corner
Lusk Chapel, Peek's Corner
Robertson Chapel, Rainsville
Rainsville Church of Christ, Hwy 75, North of Rainsville
Lower Sulphur Springs, across from the bakery at Fort Payne
Liberty Hill, Adamsburg
Hopewell Baptist, West of Geraldine
New Canaan, near county line, west of Painter
Salem Methodist, Hwy 75 in Geraldine
Freeman Methodist, Hwy 75 DeKalb/Marshall county line
Macedonia #1, Geraldine
Macedonia #2, near Crossville
New Hope, Lathamville
Liberty Hill (aka Copeland's Bridge), Collinsville
Collins, Collinsville
Liberty Baptist, near Aroney
Mount Flat, SW of Crossville
Belcher Chapel, near Aroney
Mount Pleasant, SW of Crossville
Crossville Cemetery (aka Melvin's Chapel in very early history)
Straight Creek, Hwy 35 near Section

If you will walk a cemetery, do a survey, and submit it to the society, please contact Lana, Copies will be placed in the cemetery files at the county library and placed online at Thank you for your help.

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