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Christian Hill Cemetery
(Dale County, Alabama)


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

The Christian Hill Cemetery is located in Dale County. The county seat for Dale County is located in Ozark.

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

Lat:   31.4107°   (31° 24' 38")

Lon:   -85.4683°   (-85° 28' 5")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Christian 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 Christian 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, the majority 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 locations should have been definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary.


 

  Christian Hill Cemetery  


  Asbury Cemetery
  Lee Cemetery
  St. Johns Cemetery
  Newman Family Cemetery
  Omega Cemetery
  Mt. Enon Cemetery
  Echo Cemetery
  Blackwoods Cemetery
  Old Center Cemetery
  Blackwoods Cemetery
  Old Wiggins Cemetery
  Woodham Cemetery
  Union Springs Cemetery
   Location verified
  Piney Grove Cemetery
  Mt. Pisgah Cemetery
  Sylvan Grove Cemetery
  Johnstown Cemetery
  West Side Cemetery
  Mt. Sinai Cemetery
  East Side Cemetery
  Newville Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Mims Family Cemetery
  Pinckard Cemetery
  Kirklands Cemetery
  Magnolia Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Christian Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blackwoods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blackwoods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
East Side Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Echo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnstown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kirklands Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mims Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Sinai Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Newman Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Newville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Omega Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pinckard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sylvan Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Union Springs Cemetery (FAG ID #26836)

West Side Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Woodham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Christian Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Christian Hill Cemetery.

Abbeville   [Map]Headland   [Map]Oakey Grove   [Map]
Blue Springs   [Map]Holiday Village   [Map]Ozark   [Map]
Clopton   [Map]Kinsey   [Map]Parish   [Map]
Cowarts   [Map]Malvern   [Map]Parker Village   [Map]
Daleville   [Map]Midland City   [Map]Phillips Crossroads   [Map]
Dothan   [Map]Napier Field   [Map]Pinckard   [Map]
Fort Rucker   [Map]Newton   [Map]Skipperville   [Map]
Grimes   [Map]Newville   [Map]Taylor   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Christian Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Dale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coffee 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    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Washington County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Baker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Calhoun County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Early County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Miller County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Quitman County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Randolph County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Seminole County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Stewart County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1699892   (Name of Record: Christian Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dale
Lat: 31.410726     Lon: -85.4682691   [Map]
Elev: 105         Map Name: Echo

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Dale 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: 31.4107, Longitude: -85.4683     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Christian Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Christian 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 that begins 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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