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McConnico Cemetery
(Monroe County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the McConnico 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 McConnico Cemetery...

The McConnico Cemetery is located in Monroe County. The county seat for Monroe County is located in Monroeville.

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

Lat:   31.5018°   (31° 30' 6")

Lon:   -87.5108°   (-87° 30' 38")

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


 

  McConnico Cemetery  


  Williams Cemetery
  Road Cemetery
  Forehand Cemetery
  Linder Cemetery
  Bryant Cemetery
  Franks Cemetery
  Hearin Cemetery
  New Home Cemetery
  Ridge Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Carry Mt. Cemetery
  Excel Cemetery
  Cedar Fork Cemetery
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
  Claiborne Cemetery
  Baas Cemetery
  Old Salem Cemetery
  Mt. Pisgah Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Coleman Cemetery
  Hillcrest Cemetery
  Morning Star Cemetery
  Mexia Cemetery
  Sowell Old Field Cemetery
  Wiggins Cemetery
  Poplar Springs Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the McConnico Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carry Mt. Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Claiborne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Coleman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Excel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Forehand Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Franks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hearin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Linder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mexia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sowell Old Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the McConnico Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the McConnico 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 10 miles [16.1 km] of the McConnico Cemetery.

Alma   [Map]Goodway   [Map]Peterman   [Map]
Excel   [Map]Huxford   [Map]Repton   [Map]
Finchburg   [Map]Megargel   [Map]Scratch Ankle   [Map]
Franklin   [Map]Mexia   [Map]Tunnel Springs   [Map]
Frisco City   [Map]Monroeville   [Map]Uriah   [Map]
Gainestown   [Map]Perdue Hill   [Map]Walker Springs   [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 like to 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 McConnico Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Monroe County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Baldwin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Covington 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    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Mobile County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Escambia 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 Monroe County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Monroe 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 McConnico 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 McConnico Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #122491   (Name of Record: McConnico Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Monroe
Lat: 31.5018291     Lon: -87.5108236   [Map]
Elev: 66         Map Name: Claiborne

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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: 31.5018, Longitude: -87.5108     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the McConnico Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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