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Ebenezer Cemetery
(Butler County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Ebenezer 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 Ebenezer Cemetery...

The Ebenezer Cemetery is located in Butler County. The county seat for Butler County is located in Greenville.

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

Lat:   31.6777°   (31° 40' 39")

Lon:   -86.7583°   (-86° 45' 29")

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


 

  Ebenezer Cemetery  


  Shacklesville Cemetery
  Oak Grove Cemetery
  Antioch West Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery
  Mt. Pisgah Cemetery
  Mt. Olive West Cemetery
  Bethel West Cemetery
  Maye Cemetery
  Old Bethel Cemetery
  Wesley Chapel Cemetery
  Mt. Olive East Cemetery
  Pressley Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
  Sellers Cemetery
  Brushy Creek Cemetery
  Riley Cemetery
  Stamps Cemetery
  Garland Cemetery
  Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
  McClure Cemetery
  Miller Cemetery
  South Butler Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Elizabeth Cemetery
  Oakwood Cemetery
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Ebenezer Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brushy Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elizabeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Maye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McClure Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pressley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Riley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sellers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shacklesville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
South Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stamps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Ebenezer Cemetery.

Awin   [Map]Forest Home   [Map]McWilliams   [Map]
Bolling   [Map]Fort Deposit   [Map]Merrill Mill   [Map]
Bragg's   [Map]Furman   [Map]Nymph   [Map]
Burnt Corn   [Map]Gantt   [Map]Oak Hill   [Map]
Centerville   [Map]Georgiana   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Chapman   [Map]Greenville   [Map]Pine Apple   [Map]
Cherokee Village   [Map]Honoraville   [Map]Pine Orchard   [Map]
Dozier   [Map]Jay Villa   [Map]Red Level   [Map]
Evergreen   [Map]McKenzie   [Map]River Falls   [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 Ebenezer Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Butler County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa 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    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe 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    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Santa Rosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #135002   (Name of Record: Ebenezer Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Butler
Lat: 31.677657     Lon: -86.7583078   [Map]
Elev: 92         Map Name: Georgiana West

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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: 31.6777, Longitude: -86.7583     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ebenezer Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Ebenezer 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 'straight-line' distance that starts 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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