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Bell Brewer Cemetery
(Clarke County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Bell Brewer Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misplaced, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized this page 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Bell Brewer Cemetery...

The Bell Brewer Cemetery is located in Clarke County. The county seat for Clarke County is located in Grove Hill.

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

Lat:   31.7815°   (31° 46' 53")

Lon:   -87.9667°   (-87° 58' 0")

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

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

On the map below, all of the marker locations have been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While the values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary. We have not yet verified the accuracy of the following markers.


 

  Bell Brewer Cemetery  


  Campbell Cemetery
  Kiels Cemetery
  Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
  James Cemetery
  Bashan Cemetery
  Thornton Cemetery
  Trotter Cemetery
  Cobb Cemetery
  Turner Cemetery
  St. Lukes Cemetery
  Anderson Cemetery
  Clarkville Cemetery
  Oak Grove Cemetery
  Griffin Chapel Cemetery
  Webb Cemetery
  Austin Cemetery
  Huggins Cemetery
  Jordan Cemetery
  New Prospect Cemetery
  Pugh Cemetery
  Ulcanush Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  Smiths Cemetery
  Overstreet Cemetery
  Coffeeville Cemetery
  Bumpers Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Bell Brewer Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Clarke County.

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Austin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bashan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bumpers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clarkville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cobb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Coffeeville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Griffin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Huggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kiels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Overstreet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Lukes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smiths Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Trotter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ulcanush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bell Brewer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Bell Brewer Cemetery.

Bigbee   [Map]Frankville   [Map]Saint Stephen's   [Map]
Bladon Springs   [Map]Fulton   [Map]Salitpa   [Map]
Campbell   [Map]Grove Hill   [Map]Stave Creek   [Map]
Coffeeville   [Map]Jackson   [Map]Thomasville   [Map]
Cullomburg   [Map]Leroy   [Map]Walker Springs   [Map]
Dickinson   [Map]Morvin   [Map]Whatley   [Map]
Fakit Chipunta   [Map]Putnam   [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 Bell Brewer Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Clarke County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Baldwin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Mobile County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clarke County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Greene County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wayne County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #163592   (Name of Record: Bell Brewer Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Clarke
Lat: 31.7815458     Lon: -87.9666727   [Map]
Elev: 33         Map Name: McEntyre

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Clarke County

About Alabama

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: 31.7815, Longitude: -87.9667     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bell Brewer Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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