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Pine Grove Cemetery
(Choctaw County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Pine Grove Cemetery ...

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

The Pine Grove Cemetery is located in Choctaw County. The county seat for Choctaw County is located in Butler.

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

Lat:   31.8449°   (31° 50' 41")

Lon:   -88.4356°   (-88° 26' 8")

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

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


 

  Pine Grove Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Bladon Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Butler   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Clara   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)
 
Quitman   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County (MS)
 
Shubuta   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County (MS)
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pine Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Aquilla Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Barrytown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Berry Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County (MS)
 
Big Rock Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)
 
Bonner Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Brightwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Coopers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Gandy Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)
 
Gilbertown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Harrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Jehu Oscar Everitt Family Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County (MS)
 
Loften Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Matherville Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)
 
Mosley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Mosley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Levy Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County (MS)
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County (MS)
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Old Aquilla Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Old Shady Grove Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)
 
Paragon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County (MS)
 
Salem Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)
 
Salem Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)
 
Scotch Chapel Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Scotch Chapel Cemetery (FAG ID #62640)
 
Seventh-day Adventist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County (MS)
 
Smiths Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Springbank Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Stagg Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)
 
Stroud Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County (MS)
 
Wilkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Williamson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Zion Chapel Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County (MS)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pine Grove Cemetery.

Aquilla   [Map]Fakit Chipunta   [Map]Needham   [Map]
Barlow   [Map]Frankville   [Map]Quitman (MS)   [Map]
Bladon Springs   [Map]Gilbertown   [Map]Robinsons Junction (MS)   [Map]
Bolinger   [Map]Junction City (MS)   [Map]Shubuta (MS)   [Map]
Butler   [Map]Mehaffey   [Map]Silas   [Map]
Coffeeville   [Map]Melvin   [Map]Toxey   [Map]
Cullomburg   [Map]Millry   [Map]Waynesboro (MS)   [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 like to 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 - 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 Pine Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Choctaw County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jasper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jones County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Newton County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #124774   (Name of Record: Pine Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Choctaw
Lat: 31.844877     Lon: -88.4355811   [Map]
Elev: 70         Map Name: Isney

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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: 31.8449, Longitude: -88.4356     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pine Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pine Grove 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' (or point-to-point) distance starting 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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<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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