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Dillard Cemetery
(Tallapoosa County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Dillard Cemetery ...

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Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Dillard Cemetery...

The Dillard Cemetery is located in Tallapoosa County. The county seat for Tallapoosa County is located in Dadeville.

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

Lat:   33.0906°   (33° 5' 26")

Lon:   -85.9628°   (-85° 57' 46")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Dillard Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Dillard Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Dillard Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Tallapoosa County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Dillard Cemetery.

Alexander City   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the South (S) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
Ashland   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Goodwater   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Lineville   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Mignon   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Talladega County
 
Sylacauga   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Talladega County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Dillard Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Bice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
Craft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
Crestview Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Goodwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
Greenview Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Gutherie Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Hackneyville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
Hackneyville Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
Hatchett Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Hillabee Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
Kennedy - Christian - Sasser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
Martin Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Marvin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Millerville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Oaks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Old Marietta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Old Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Seleta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
Smyrna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Sunny Level Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 
Valley Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Dillard Cemetery

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 Dillard Cemetery.

Abihka   [Map]Hackneyville   [Map]Millerville   [Map]
Alexander City   [Map]Hissop   [Map]Motley   [Map]
Alkehatchee   [Map]Hollins   [Map]Mount Olive   [Map]
Ashland   [Map]Jacksons' Gap   [Map]New Site   [Map]
Daviston   [Map]Kellyton   [Map]Our Town   [Map]
Gantts Quarry   [Map]Lineville   [Map]Ray   [Map]
Goldville   [Map]Mellow Valley   [Map]Stewartville   [Map]
Goodwater   [Map]Mignon   [Map]Sycamore   [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 like to 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 - 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 Dillard Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Tallapoosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #117286   (Name of Record: Dillard Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tallapoosa
Lat: 33.0906746     Lon: -85.9638546   [Map]
Elev: 232         Map Name: Hackneyville

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Tallapoosa County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Dillard Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0906, Longitude: -85.9628     [Map].

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