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Pine Flat Cemetery
(Monroe County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Pine Flat 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 Pine Flat Cemetery...

The Pine Flat Cemetery is located in Monroe County. The county seat for Monroe County is located in Monroeville.

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

Lat:   31.8199°   (31° 49' 11")

Lon:   -87.3825°   (-87° 22' 56")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Pine Flat 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 Pine Flat 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, all 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 values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary. We have not yet verified the accuracy of the following markers.


 

  Pine Flat Cemetery  


  Burford Cemetery
  Tinela Cemetery
  Magnolia Cemetery
  St. Matthews Cemetery
  Capell Cemetery
  Basidonia Cemetery
  Tait Cemetery
  Buena Vista Cemetery
  Tait Cemetery
  Kennedy Cemetery
  McPherson Cemetery
  Powell Cemetery
  Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  York Cemetery
  Gravel Hill Cemetery
  Red Hills Cemetery
  New Providence Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  McCarty Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Lower Peach Tree Cemetery
  St. Peter Cemetery
  Dees Cemetery
  New Liberty Cemetery
  Apple Grove Cemetery
  Springhill Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Pine Flat Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Apple Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Basidonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Buena Vista Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Capell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dees Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gravel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCarty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McPherson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Red Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Peter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Springhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tait Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tait Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tinela Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
York Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Flat Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pine Flat Cemetery.

Anne Manie   [Map]Finchburg   [Map]Peterman   [Map]
Beatrice   [Map]Franklin   [Map]Pine Hill   [Map]
Boykin   [Map]Kimbrough   [Map]Pine Orchard   [Map]
Buena Vista   [Map]Lovan   [Map]Scratch Ankle   [Map]
Camden   [Map]Lower Peach Tree   [Map]Tunnel Springs   [Map]
Coy   [Map]McWilliams   [Map]Vredenburgh   [Map]
Dickinson   [Map]Oak Hill   [Map]Yellow Bluff   [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 turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Pine Flat Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Monroe County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Baldwin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler 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    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes 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    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1805552   (Name of Record: Pine Flat Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Monroe
Lat: 31.8198746     Lon: -87.3824911   [Map]
Elev: 31         Map Name: Hybart

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Monroe 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: 31.8199, Longitude: -87.3825     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pine Flat Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pine Flat 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 begins in . 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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