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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 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 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.

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.


 

  Dillard Cemetery  


  Marvin Chapel Cemetery
  Hackneyville Presbyterian Cemetery
  Rock Springs Cemetery
  Hackneyville Cemetery
  Gutherie Chapel Cemetery
  Crestview Memorial Cemetery
  Hatchett Creek Cemetery
  Smyrna Cemetery
  Oaks Chapel Cemetery
  Hillabee Campground Cemetery
  New Prospect Cemetery
  Graham Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Martin Grove Cemetery
  Liberty Cemetery
  Old Marietta Cemetery
  Old Providence Cemetery
  Seleta Cemetery
  Greenview Memorial Park
  Bice Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Craft Cemetery
  Valley Grove Cemetery
  Kennedy - Christian - Sasser Cemetery
  Goodwater Cemetery
  Sunny Level Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> 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
 - Location sourced from GNIS<2>
Bice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Craft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crestview Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goodwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenview Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gutherie Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hackneyville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hackneyville Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hatchett Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillabee Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kennedy - Christian - Sasser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Martin Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Marvin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Millerville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oaks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Marietta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seleta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smyrna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sunny Level Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Valley Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Dillard 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 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 first turn to 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 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     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Tallapoosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

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

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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Footnotes ...

<1>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 things 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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<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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