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(Dale County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Pinckard Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Pinckard 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.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Pinckard Cemetery...

The Pinckard Cemetery is located in Dale County. The county seat for Dale County is located in Ozark.

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

Lat:   31.3029°   (31° 18' 10")

Lon:   -85.5383°   (-85° 32' 17")

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

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


 

  Pinckard Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Pinckard Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Dale County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Pinckard Cemetery.

Daleville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Dothan   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Houston County
 
Hartford   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Headland   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 
Midland City   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Napier Field   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Newton   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Newville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 
Ozark   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Parish   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Houston County
 
Pinckard   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Slocomb   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Bay Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Houston County
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Houston County
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Houston County
 
Blackwoods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 
Blackwoods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County
 
Christian Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Houston County
 
Daleville Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Johnstown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Little Vine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Houston County
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Memory Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Houston County
 
Mims Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Mt. Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Mt. Gilead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Houston County
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Houston County
 
New Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Located in Houston County
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Newman Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Newton City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Old Dean Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Sunset Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Sunset Memorial Park (FAG ID #263430)
 
Sylvan Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pinckard Cemetery
 
Woodham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pinckard 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 Pinckard Cemetery.

Clayhatchee   [Map]Holiday Village   [Map]Newville   [Map]
Cowarts   [Map]Kinsey   [Map]Ozark   [Map]
Daleville   [Map]Level Plains   [Map]Parish   [Map]
Dothan   [Map]Malvern   [Map]Parker Village   [Map]
Fort Rucker   [Map]Merritts Crossroads   [Map]Pinckard   [Map]
Grimes   [Map]Midland City   [Map]Rehobeth   [Map]
Hartford   [Map]Napier Field   [Map]Slocomb   [Map]
Headland   [Map]Newton   [Map]Taylor   [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 first visit 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 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 Pinckard Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Dale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Early County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Miller County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Quitman County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Seminole County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #157657   (Name of Record: Pinckard Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dale
Lat: 31.3029504     Lon: -85.5382682   [Map]
Elev: 120         Map Name: Pinckard

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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: 31.3029, Longitude: -85.5383     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pinckard Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pinckard 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts 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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<4>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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