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Butler Cemetery
(Dallas County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Butler 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 Butler Cemetery...

The Butler Cemetery is located in Dallas County. The county seat for Dallas County is located in Selma.

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

Lat:   32.0768°   (32° 4' 36")

Lon:   -87.1464°   (-87° 8' 47")

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


 

  Butler Cemetery  


  New Bethel Cemetery
  Irby Cemetery
  Seale Cemetery
  St. Pauls Cemetery
  McMillan Cemetery
  Sandhill Cemetery
  Turner Field Cemetery
  Pettway Cemetery
  Molette Cemetery
  Pigeonfield Cemetery
  Center Ridge Cemetery
  Sodom Cemetery
  McMillan Cemetery
  Bridges Cemetery
  Oak Grove Cemetery
  Purefoy Cemetery
  Young Cemetery
  Bell Cemetery
  Young Cemetery
  Campbell Cemetery
  Boykin Cemetery
  Society Hill Cemetery
  Hotel Cemetery
  Older Hill Cemetery
  Carlowville Community Cemetery
  McConico Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Butler Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Athens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Becks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Boykin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bridges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carlowville Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hotel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Irby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCaskill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McConico Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McIntosh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McMillan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McMillan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Molette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Leveton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Snow Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Older Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pettway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pigeonfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Purefoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sandhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Snow Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Society Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sodom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turner Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wheeler Quarter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Butler Cemetery.

Alberta   [Map]Catherine   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Awin   [Map]Coy   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Boykin   [Map]Furman   [Map]Pine Apple   [Map]
Bragg's   [Map]McWilliams   [Map]Safford   [Map]
Buena Vista   [Map]Millers Ferry   [Map]Sardis   [Map]
Cahaba   [Map]Minter   [Map]Snow Hill   [Map]
Camden   [Map]Oak Hill   [Map]Vredenburgh   [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 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 - you should note 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 Butler Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Dallas County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton 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    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee 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    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #115309   (Name of Record: Butler Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dallas
Lat: 32.0768119     Lon: -87.1463768   [Map]
Elev: 95         Map Name: Tilden

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Dallas 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: 32.0768, Longitude: -87.1464     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Butler Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Butler 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 that stretches from . 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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