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(Tallapoosa County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Hillview Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Hillview Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Hillview Cemetery...

The Hillview 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 Hillview Cemetery

Lat:   32.9507°   (32° 57' 2")

Lon:   -85.9294°   (-85° 55' 45")

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

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


 

  Hillview Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Hillview 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 Hillview Cemetery.

Alexander City   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles<3> to the South (S) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Camp Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Dadeville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Erie - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hillview Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Goodwater   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hillview Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Rockford   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hillview Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hillview Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Carver Heights Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Craft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Ephesus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Hackneyville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Hackneyville Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Hillabee Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Jackson Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hillview Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Kellyton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hillview Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Kennedy - Christian - Sasser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Martin Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hillview Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hillview Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Old Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Seleta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hillview Cemetery
 
Sunny Level Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Hillview Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hillview Cemetery.

Agricola   [Map]Erie   [Map]Kellyton   [Map]
Alexander City   [Map]Goldville   [Map]Millerville   [Map]
Alkehatchee   [Map]Goodwater   [Map]Mount Olive   [Map]
Benson   [Map]Hackneyville   [Map]New Site   [Map]
Dadeville   [Map]Hissop   [Map]Our Town   [Map]
Daviston   [Map]Hollins   [Map]Ray   [Map]
Equality   [Map]Jacksons' Gap   [Map]Rockford   [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 start 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 Hillview 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    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
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    
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    
Harris 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 Hillview 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 Hillview Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #120142   (Name of Record: Hillview Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tallapoosa
Lat: 32.9506786     Lon: -85.9294081   [Map]
Elev: 224         Map Name: Alexander City

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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: 32.9507, Longitude: -85.9294     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hillview Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hillview 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 starting 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.

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