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Mount Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
(Colbert County, Alabama)


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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery (FAG ID #24734)

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 Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery...

The Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery is located in Colbert County. The county seat for Colbert County is located in Tuscumbia.

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

Lat:   34.7706°   (34° 46' 14")

Lon:   -87.5159°   (-87° 30' 57")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery.

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


 

  Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Colbert County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery.

Courtland   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Florence   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 
Leighton   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Muscle Shoals   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Sheffield   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Town Creek   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Tuscumbia   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 41 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Brickhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Cal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Cal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Childers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Davenport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Dillahunty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Douglass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Faircloth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Gargis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Glendale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Harden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 
Hennigan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Hennigan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Jones Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 
Kernachan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Leigh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Madding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Mathews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Mayers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
McKiernan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Pearsall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Peck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 
Peden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Preuit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Shaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Sheffield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Westmoreland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Whitamore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery.

Arnot   [Map]Cypress Creek   [Map]Muscle Shoals   [Map]
Atlas   [Map]Davidsons Cross Roads   [Map]Nitrate City   [Map]
Bainbridge   [Map]Elgin   [Map]Saint Florian   [Map]
Beach Grove   [Map]Florence   [Map]Sheffield   [Map]
Belleview   [Map]Ford City   [Map]Spring Valley   [Map]
Campbell Settlement   [Map]Furnace Hill   [Map]Town Creek   [Map]
Canaan   [Map]Killen   [Map]Tuscumbia   [Map]
Courtland   [Map]Leighton   [Map]Wheeler Dam Village   [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 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 Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Colbert County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Colbert County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     The Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery (FAG ID #24734)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Colbert 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 Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #141131   (Name of Record: Mount Pleasant Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Colbert
Lat: 34.7703658     Lon: -87.5155814   [Map]
Elev: 180         Map Name: Killen

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #24734

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About Colbert County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Colbert County: www.colbertcounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7706, Longitude: -87.5159     [Map].

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