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Berry Hill Cemetery
(Fayette County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Berry Hill 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 Berry Hill Cemetery...

The Berry Hill Cemetery is located in Fayette County. The county seat for Fayette County is located in Fayette.

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

Lat:   33.9065°   (33° 54' 23")

Lon:   -87.8831°   (-87° 52' 59")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Berry Hill 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 Berry Hill 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.


 

  Berry Hill Cemetery  


  Mosley Cemetery
  Siloam Cemetery
  Nesmith Cemetery
  Mallory Cemetery
  Guin City Cemetery
  Moss Cemetery
  Marion County Memorial Gardens
  Musgrove Cemetery
  Zion Cemetery
  Logan Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Hillcrest Cemetery
  Winfield City Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  County Line Cemetery
  Hodges Cemetery
  Goodwater Cemetery
  Hodge Chapel Cemetery
  Seven Oaks Cemetery
  Old Antioch Cemetery
  Piney Grove Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Mt. Willing Cemetery
  Stewart Cemetery
  Harmony Grove Cemetery
  Spring Hill Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 61 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Berry Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ballard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beaverton Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flurry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gilpin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Glen Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goodwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guin City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harmony Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hodge Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holliman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Love Joy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location has been verified
Mallory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Marion County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
May & Akers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mosley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moss Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Willing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Musgrove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nesmith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location has been verified
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location has been verified
Old Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Olive Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Riley Baccus Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sand Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scuffle Grit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seven Oaks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Siloam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sizemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sizemore Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stanford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
White Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Winfield City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Berry Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Berry Hill Cemetery.

Bazemore   [Map]Fayette   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Beaverton   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Rossland City   [Map]
Bluff   [Map]Guin   [Map]Sulligent   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Detroit   [Map]Hightogy   [Map]Vernon   [Map]
Eldridge   [Map]Kansas   [Map]Winfield   [Map]
Farriss   [Map]Kirkland   [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 start with 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 - 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 Berry Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Fayette County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chickasaw County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #113963   (Name of Record: Berry Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fayette
Lat: 33.9064938     Lon: -87.8830806   [Map]
Elev: 154         Map Name: Guin

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 33.9065, Longitude: -87.8831     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Berry Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Berry Hill 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 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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