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Bryant - Deer Cemetery
(Monroe County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Bryant - Deer 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 Bryant - Deer Cemetery...

The Bryant - Deer Cemetery is located in Monroe County. The county seat for Monroe County is located in Monroeville.

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

Lat:   31.6490°   (31° 38' 56")

Lon:   -87.4014°   (-87° 24' 5")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Bryant - Deer 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 Bryant - Deer 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.


 

  Bryant - Deer Cemetery  


  Powell Cemetery
  Forehand Cemetery
  York Cemetery
  Bryant Cemetery
  Red Hills Cemetery
  Amity Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Ridge Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Mars Hill Cemetery
  Fellowship Cemetery
  Carry Mt. Cemetery
  St. Peter Cemetery
  Rumbley Cemetery
  New Liberty Cemetery
  Claiborne Cemetery
  Springhill Cemetery
  Old Salem Cemetery
  Davidson Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Old Scotland Cemetery
  Hillcrest Cemetery
  Williams Cemetery
  Mexia Cemetery
  Philadelphia Cemetery
  Wiggins Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Monroe County.

Amity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carry Mt. Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Claiborne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Forehand Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mars Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mexia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Scotland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Red Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Peter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Springhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
York Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bryant - Deer 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 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bryant - Deer Cemetery.

Beatrice   [Map]Frisco City   [Map]Peterman   [Map]
Buena Vista   [Map]Lovan   [Map]Pine Orchard   [Map]
Burnt Corn   [Map]Lower Peach Tree   [Map]Scratch Ankle   [Map]
Coy   [Map]Megargel   [Map]Tunnel Springs   [Map]
Excel   [Map]Mexia   [Map]Vredenburgh   [Map]
Finchburg   [Map]Monroeville   [Map]Whatley   [Map]
Franklin   [Map]Perdue Hill   [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 helpful 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 it should be mentioned 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 Bryant - Deer Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Monroe County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Baldwin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Covington 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    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry 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    
Escambia County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #155395   (Name of Record: Bryant-Deer Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Monroe
Lat: 31.6490464     Lon: -87.4013781   [Map]
Elev: 114         Map Name: Franklin

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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: 31.6490, Longitude: -87.4014     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bryant - Deer Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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