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Kilgore Cemetery
(Butler County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Kilgore 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 Kilgore Cemetery...

The Kilgore 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 Kilgore Cemetery

Lat:   31.9479°   (31° 56' 52")

Lon:   -86.6280°   (-86° 37' 40")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Kilgore 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 Kilgore 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, the majority 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 locations should have been definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary.


 

  Kilgore Cemetery  


  Mt. Willing Cemetery
  Crenshaw Family Cemetery
   Location verified
  Lee Cemetery
  Ft. Dale Cemetery
  Salem Cemetery
  Springhill Cemetery
  Temple Gate Cemetery
  Manningham Cemetery
  Temple Gate Cemetery
  Pine Top Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
  Old Shiloh Cemetery
  Myrtlewood Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Summer Hill Cemetery
  Antioch East Cemetery
  Jordan Cemetery
  Hartley Cemetery
  Moriah Cemetery
  William Seale Cemetery
  Oak Bowery Cemetery
  Giddens Chapel Cemetery
  Bragg Cemetery
  Magnolia Cemetery
  Crenshaws Cemetery
  Pioneer Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Kilgore Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bragg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crenshaw Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Crenshaws Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ft. Dale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Giddens Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hartley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Manningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Willing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Myrtlewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Bowery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Perdue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Top Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Reddoch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Springhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Summer Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Temple Gate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Temple Gate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
William Seale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kilgore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Kilgore Cemetery.

Awin   [Map]Fort Deposit   [Map]Honoraville   [Map]
Bolling   [Map]Furman   [Map]Lapine   [Map]
Bragg's   [Map]Gordonville   [Map]Letohatchee   [Map]
Chapman   [Map]Greenville   [Map]Mosses   [Map]
Davenport   [Map]Hayneville   [Map]Pine Apple   [Map]
Forest Home   [Map]Highland Home   [Map]Pintlala   [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 visit 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 Kilgore 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    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton 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    
Elmore 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    
Macon 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    

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 Kilgore 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 Kilgore Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1805651   (Name of Record: Kilgore Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Butler
Lat: 31.9479272     Lon: -86.6280311   [Map]
Elev: 166         Map Name: Fort Dale

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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: 31.9479, Longitude: -86.6280     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Kilgore Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Kilgore 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' (or point-to-point) distance that begins 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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