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Cornerstone Cemetery
(Bullock County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Cornerstone 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 Cornerstone Cemetery...

The Cornerstone Cemetery is located in Bullock County. The county seat for Bullock County is located in Union Springs.

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

Lat:   32.1451°   (32° 8' 42")

Lon:   -85.8433°   (-85° 50' 35")

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


 

  Cornerstone Cemetery  


  Silah Cemetery
  Jackson Cemetery
  Hardaway Cemetery
  Mason Cemetery
  Grimm Cemetery
  Paulk Cemetery
  St. Mark Cemetery
  Pickett Cemetery
  Ivory Cemetery
  Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  Penile Cemetery
  Sardis Cemetery
  Fitzpatrick Cemetery
  Bethesda Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Edwards Cemetery
  Orange Cemetery
  China Grove Cemetery
  Moultrie Cemetery
  Hubbard Cemetery
  Williams Cemetery
  High Ridge Cemetery
  Oak Hill Cemetery
  Dennis Cemetery
  Perpetual Care Cemetery
  Liberty Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Barnette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
China Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dennis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Edwards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elizabeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elizabeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fitzpatrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grimm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hardaway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
High Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hubbard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Inverness Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ivory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lydia Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moultrie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Orange Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Paulk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Penile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Perpetual Care Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pickett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Mark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Silah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Armstrong   [Map]McClure Town   [Map]Pine Level   [Map]
Cecil   [Map]Midway   [Map]Shorter   [Map]
Fitzpatrick   [Map]Mount Meigs   [Map]Smuteye   [Map]
Fort Davis   [Map]Needmore   [Map]Three Notch   [Map]
Franklin   [Map]Orion   [Map]Tuskegee   [Map]
Hardaway   [Map]Perote   [Map]Union Springs   [Map]
Inverness   [Map]Pike Road   [Map]Waugh   [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 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 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 Cornerstone Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Bullock County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Elmore 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    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Macon 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    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Quitman 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 Bullock County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Bullock 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 Cornerstone 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 Cornerstone Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #116658   (Name of Record: Cornerstone Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bullock
Lat: 32.1451482     Lon: -85.8432857   [Map]
Elev: 93         Map Name: Thompson

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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: 32.1451, Longitude: -85.8433     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cornerstone Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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