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Arnold Cemetery
(Pickens County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Arnold 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 upon 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 six sections:

The Location of the Arnold Cemetery...

The Arnold Cemetery is located in Pickens County. The county seat for Pickens County is located in Carrollton.

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

Lat:   33.4248°   (33° 25' 29")

Lon:   -88.0853°   (-88° 5' 7")

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

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


 

  Arnold Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Arnold Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Pickens County.

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Arbor Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Baird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Brown Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Carden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Coal Fire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Funderburk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Gore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Hopewell Cemetery (FAG ID #23526)
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Mineral Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Old Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Old Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Phoenix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Phoenix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Rocky Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Unity Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Arnold Cemetery
 
Zion Possum Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arnold Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Aliceville   [Map]Echola   [Map]McMullen   [Map]
Beaver Town   [Map]Elrod   [Map]McShan   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Ethelsville   [Map]Millport   [Map]
Buhl   [Map]Gordo   [Map]New Hope (MS)   [Map]
Caledonia (MS)   [Map]Hightogy   [Map]Pickensville   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Kennedy   [Map]Reform   [Map]
Columbus (MS)   [Map]Macedonia   [Map]Stafford   [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 begin 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 - 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 Arnold Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pickens County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chickasaw County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Oktibbeha County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Pickens County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Pickens 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 Alabama

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Arnold 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 Arnold Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #113232   (Name of Record: Arnold Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pickens
Lat: 33.4248397     Lon: -88.0853042   [Map]
Elev: 98         Map Name: Reform

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.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: 33.4248, Longitude: -88.0853     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Arnold Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Arnold 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 beginning in . 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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