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Mount Pleasant Cemetery
(Coffee County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Mount Pleasant 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 Mt. Pleasant Cemetery...

The Mt. Pleasant Cemetery is located in Coffee County. The county seat for Coffee County is located in Elba.

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

Lat:   31.2474°   (31° 14' 50")

Lon:   -85.8905°   (-85° 53' 25")

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


 

  Mt. Pleasant Cemetery  


  Bethany Cemetery
  Shady Grove Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Little Elam Cemetery
  Enterprise City Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Consolation Cemetery
  Mt. Liberty Cemetery
   Location verified
  Cool Springs Cemetery
  Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
  Haney Cemetery
  Morning Star Cemetery
  Marvin Chapel Cemetery
  Goodman Cemetery
  Sardis Cemetery
  Keyton Cemetery
  Bellwood Cemetery
  New Home Cemetery
  Coffee Springs Cemetery
  Union Grove Cemetery
  Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  Asbury Cemetery
  Pleasant Valley Cemetery
  County Line Cemetery
  El Bethel Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bellwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Coffee Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Consolation Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cool Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Damascus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
El Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Enterprise City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goodman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Haney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Keyton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Marvin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location has been verified
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

Battens Crossroads   [Map]Costilla   [Map]Geneva   [Map]
Bellwood   [Map]Daleville   [Map]Hartford   [Map]
Central City   [Map]Elba   [Map]Holiday Village   [Map]
Chancellor   [Map]Enterprise   [Map]Level Plains   [Map]
Clayhatchee   [Map]Eunola   [Map]New Brockton   [Map]
Coffee Springs   [Map]Fort Rucker   [Map]Samson   [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 either 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 Mt. Pleasant Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Coffee 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    
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    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Escambia 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    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Washington County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Early County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137082   (Name of Record: Mount Pleasant Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coffee
Lat: 31.2473944     Lon: -85.8904936   [Map]
Elev: 100         Map Name: Coffee Springs

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Coffee 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: 31.2474, Longitude: -85.8905     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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