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New Evening Star Cemetery
(Greene County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the New Evening Star 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 New Evening Star Cemetery...

The New Evening 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 New Evening Star Cemetery

Lat:   32.6021°   (32° 36' 7")

Lon:   -87.8189°   (-87° 49' 8")

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

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.


 

  New Evening Star Cemetery  


  Blocker Hill Cemetery
  Logan Cemetery
  Pickens Cemetery
  Pine Grove Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery
  Micken Cemetery
  St. John Cemetery
  Eaton Cemetery
  Creehill Cemetery
  Longer Cemetery
  Morning Star Cemetery
  Casemore Cemetery
  Hard Bargain Cemetery
  Washington Cemetery
  Grove Cemetery
  Old Green Oak Cemetery
  Bird Cemetery
  New Green Oak Cemetery
  Brasfield Cemetery
   Location verified
  Jerusalem Cemetery
  Ebenezer Cemetery
  Evening Star Cemetery
  Pickens Cemetery
  Riverside Cemetery
  Pinetop Cemetery
  Memorial Garden

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the New Evening Star Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blocker Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brasfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Casemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Creehill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eaton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Evening Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hard Bargain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Limestone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Longer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Marengo County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Micken Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Green Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Green Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pickens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pickens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pinetop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Marengo County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Evening Star Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - 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 New Evening Star Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]Eutaw   [Map]Moore Town   [Map]
Arcola   [Map]Faunsdale   [Map]Newbern   [Map]
Arrington   [Map]Forkland   [Map]Oak Village   [Map]
Bellamy   [Map]Gallion   [Map]Pin Hook   [Map]
Boligee   [Map]Greensboro   [Map]Prairieville   [Map]
Dayton   [Map]Griffins   [Map]Providence   [Map]
Demopolis   [Map]Linden   [Map]Sawyerville   [Map]
Epes   [Map]Livingston   [Map]Uniontown   [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 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 - 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 New Evening Star Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clarke County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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 New Evening 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 New Evening Star Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158646   (Name of Record: New Evening Star Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 32.6020786     Lon: -87.8189014   [Map]
Elev: 31         Map Name: Demopolis

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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: 32.6021, Longitude: -87.8189     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the New Evening Star Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for New Evening 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 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.

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