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(Greene County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Morning Star 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 the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the Morning Star Cemetery...

The Morning Star Cemetery is located in Greene County. The county seat for Greene County is located in Eutaw.

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

Lat:   32.8346°   (32° 50' 4")

Lon:   -88.0678°   (-88° 4' 4")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Morning Star 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 Morning Star Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Morning Star Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Morning Star Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Bethsalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Boatright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Boligee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Craig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Crawford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Demount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Gotes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Hogley Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Kirksey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Mt. Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Mt. Zoar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
New Light Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Odd Fellows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County
 
Old Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County
 
Pippen Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Pippen Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Roden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
St. Luke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Speed Quarters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Spencer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Morning Star Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Morning Star Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Morning Star Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]Eutaw   [Map]Oak Village   [Map]
Aliceville   [Map]Forkland   [Map]Panola   [Map]
Bethel   [Map]Gainesville   [Map]Sawyerville   [Map]
Boligee   [Map]Geiger   [Map]Sledge   [Map]
Clinton   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Union   [Map]
Emelle   [Map]Livingston   [Map]West Greene   [Map]
Epes   [Map]Moore Town   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Morning Star Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Neshoba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Oktibbeha County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158637   (Name of Record: Morning Star Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 32.8345745     Lon: -88.0677987   [Map]
Elev: 37         Map Name: Boligee

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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: 32.8346, Longitude: -88.0678     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Morning Star Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Morning Star 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 stretches from . 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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