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Lakeview Cemetery
(Pike County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Lakeview 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 Lakeview Cemetery...

The Lakeview Cemetery is located in Pike County. The county seat for Pike County is located in Troy.

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

Lat:   31.7374°   (31° 44' 14")

Lon:   -85.8194°   (-85° 49' 9")

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


 

  Lakeview Cemetery  


  Hussey Cemetery
  Starling Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Sardis Cemetery
  Alexander Cemetery
  Johnson Cemetery
  Benson Cemetery
  Driggers Cemetery
  Banks Cemetery
  Richland Cemetery
  Providence Cemetery
  Brundidge City Cemetery
  Brooks Graves
  Fleming Cemetery
  Old Dothan Cemetery
  Carroll Cemetery
  Sanders Cemetery
  Williams Cemetery
  Wilson Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
   Location verified
  Pea River Cemetery
  Cotton Cemetery
  Flowers Cemetery
  Paran Cemetery
  Hamilton Crossroads Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Lakeview Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ballard Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Banks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Benson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Brooks Graves   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brundidge City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carroll Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cotton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dansby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Driggers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fleming Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hamilton Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hussey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kendrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mossy Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Dothan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Paran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pea River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rhodes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Richland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Starling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lakeview 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 Lakeview Cemetery.

Ariton   [Map]Goshen   [Map]Needmore   [Map]
Banks   [Map]Inverness   [Map]Orion   [Map]
Blue Springs   [Map]Jack   [Map]Perote   [Map]
Brundidge   [Map]Louisville   [Map]Phillips Crossroads   [Map]
Centre Ridge   [Map]McClure Town   [Map]Skipperville   [Map]
Clio   [Map]Mossy Grove Village   [Map]Smuteye   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Lakeview Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Pike County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coffee 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    
Dale 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    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee 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    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Early County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Quitman County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Stewart County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #139879   (Name of Record: Lakeview Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pike
Lat: 31.7373832     Lon: -85.8193904   [Map]
Elev: 154         Map Name: Brundidge

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Pike County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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







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: 31.7374, Longitude: -85.8194     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lakeview Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Lakeview 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 beginning in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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