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Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
(Franklin County, Alabama)


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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 Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery...

The Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Russellville.

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

Lat:   34.4616°   (34° 27' 41")

Lon:   -87.6240°   (-87° 37' 26")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church 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, the majority of the marker locations have been verified. Locations not yet verified are indicated.


 

  Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery  


  Kirkland Cemetery
  Sargent Cemetery
  Gravel Hill Cemetery
  Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church Cemetery
  Bobo Cemetery
   Estimated location<1>
  Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery
  Tharptown Cemetery
  Harris Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Number 6 Cemetery
   Location from GNIS<2>
  Drake Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Mt. Nebo Baptist Church Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Denton Hollow Cemetery
  Sibley Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Allen Cemetery
  Friendship Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
  Rea Cemetery
  Counts Cemetery
  Gray Rock Cemetery
  Sylvester Cemetery
  Sibley Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Orman Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Blue Springs Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Oak Grove Cemetery
  Kirk Cemetery
  Kimbrough Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 48 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Aycock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bethsaida Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Blue Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bob Saint Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Bobo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Counts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Denton Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Devaney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Dooley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Drake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Duboise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Gravel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Gray Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Kimbrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Kirk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Kirkland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Knights of Pythias Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Luketown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Mt. Nebo Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Number 6 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Old Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Orman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pennington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Rea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Sadler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Sargent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Sibley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sibley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spruce Pine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Sylvester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Templeton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tharptown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Wilson - Nooe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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 Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.

Avoca   [Map]Hatton   [Map]Phil Campbell   [Map]
Bear Creek   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Belgreen   [Map]Leighton   [Map]Spring Valley   [Map]
Boar Tush   [Map]Littleville   [Map]Spruce Pine   [Map]
Camp Spring   [Map]Moulton   [Map]Town Creek   [Map]
Campbell Settlement   [Map]Mount Hope   [Map]Tuscumbia   [Map]
Hackleburg   [Map]Muck City   [Map]Wren   [Map]
Haleyville   [Map]Muscle Shoals   [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 - 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 Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Franklin 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    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale 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    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan 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    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba 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    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #161770   (Name of Record: Cherry Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 34.461762     Lon: -87.6239173   [Map]
Elev: 238         Map Name: Newburg

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Footnotes ...

<1>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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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' distance that stretches 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4616, Longitude: -87.6240     [Map].

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