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McIntosh Cemetery
(Wilcox County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the McIntosh 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 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 McIntosh Cemetery...

The McIntosh Cemetery is located in Wilcox County. The county seat for Wilcox County is located in Camden.

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

Lat:   31.9829°   (31° 58' 58")

Lon:   -87.2975°   (-87° 17' 50")

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


 

  McIntosh Cemetery  


  Hotel Cemetery
  Campbell Cemetery
  Becks Cemetery
  Powell Cemetery
  Irby Cemetery
  Society Hill Cemetery
  Sandhill Cemetery
  Older Hill Cemetery
  Pettway Cemetery
  Cook Cemetery
  Canton Bend Methodist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Tait Cemetery
  Pigeonfield Cemetery
  Burford Cemetery
  Sodom Cemetery
  Wheeler Quarter Cemetery
  Old St. Francis Cemetery
  Magnolia Cemetery
  Pledger Cemetery
  McCaskill Cemetery
  Bridges Cemetery
  Capell Cemetery
  Bones Hill Cemetery
  Gravel Hill Cemetery
  Bell Cemetery
  Mt. Carmel Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the McIntosh Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Wilcox County.

Becks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Bones Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Bridges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Burford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Canton Bend Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 
Capell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Gravel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Hotel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Irby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
McCaskill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
McPherson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Old St. Francis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Older Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Pettway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Pigeonfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Pledger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Sand Island Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Sandhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Society Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Sodom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Tait Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Wheeler Quarter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the McIntosh Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the McIntosh Cemetery.

Alberta   [Map]Coy   [Map]Minter   [Map]
Anne Manie   [Map]Franklin   [Map]Oak Hill   [Map]
Arlington   [Map]Furman   [Map]Pine Apple   [Map]
Beatrice   [Map]Kimbrough   [Map]Pine Hill   [Map]
Boykin   [Map]Lovan   [Map]Safford   [Map]
Buena Vista   [Map]Lower Peach Tree   [Map]Snow Hill   [Map]
Camden   [Map]McWilliams   [Map]Vineland   [Map]
Catherine   [Map]Millers Ferry   [Map]Vredenburgh   [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 - although it should be mentioned 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 McIntosh Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Wilcox County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #122561   (Name of Record: McIntosh Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wilcox
Lat: 31.982926     Lon: -87.2974902   [Map]
Elev: 43         Map Name: Camden South

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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: 31.9829, Longitude: -87.2975     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the McIntosh Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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