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McMillan Cemetery
(Monroe County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the McMillan 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 McMillan Cemetery...

The McMillan 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 McMillan Cemetery

Lat:   31.4857°   (31° 29' 8")

Lon:   -87.2503°   (-87° 15' 1")

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


 

  McMillan Cemetery  


  Ridge Cemetery
  Bermuda Cemetery
  Mars Hill Cemetery
  Bethesda Cemetery
  Rumbley Cemetery
  Daily Cemetery
  Puryearville Cemetery
  New Home Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Belleville Cemetery
  Bethany Cemetery
  Excel Cemetery
  John Green Cemetery
  Mt. Pisgah Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Oakdale Cemetery
  Lee Cemetery
  Repton Methodist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Hillcrest Cemetery
  Repton Cemetery
   Location verified
  Mexia Cemetery
  Morris Cemetery
  Wiggins Cemetery
  Springhill Cemetery
  Beulah Cemetery
  Sampey Community Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the McMillan Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Belleville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bermuda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Daily Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Excel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
John Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mars Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mexia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oakdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Puryearville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Repton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location has been verified
Repton Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Repton Methodist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2237950)

Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rumbley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sampey Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Springhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the McMillan Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McMillan 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 McMillan Cemetery.

Beatrice   [Map]Goodway   [Map]Perdue Hill   [Map]
Belleville   [Map]Lenox   [Map]Peterman   [Map]
Burnt Corn   [Map]Lovan   [Map]Pine Orchard   [Map]
Evergreen   [Map]Megargel   [Map]Range   [Map]
Excel   [Map]Mexia   [Map]Repton   [Map]
Frisco City   [Map]Monroeville   [Map]Scratch Ankle   [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 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 McMillan 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    
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    
Crenshaw 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    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marengo 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    
Okaloosa 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 McMillan 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 McMillan Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #154602   (Name of Record: McMillan Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Monroe
Lat: 31.4857193     Lon: -87.2502604   [Map]
Elev: 96         Map Name: Excel

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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: 31.4857, Longitude: -87.2503     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the McMillan Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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