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Pine Grove Cemetery
(Randolph County, Alabama)


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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 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 Grove Cemetery...

The Pine Grove Cemetery is located in Randolph County. The county seat for Randolph County is located in Wedowee.

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

Lat:   33.1860°   (33° 11' 9")

Lon:   -85.5913°   (-85° 35' 28")

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.

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 Grove Cemetery  


  Sweetwater Cemetery
  Fisher Cemetery
  Wildcat Creek Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery
  Cragford Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Jehovah Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  Wilson Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Mt. Gilead Cemetery
  Gay Cemetery
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
  Corinth Cemetery
  Concord Cemetery
  Knight Cemetery
  Wadley Cemetery
  McDaniel Cemetery
  County Line Cemetery
  Malone Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Swan Cemetery
  Beulah Cemetery
  Mellow Valley Cemetery
  Abanda Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Abanda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cragford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jehovah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Knight Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Gilead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Swan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sweetwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wadley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wildcat Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - 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 Grove Cemetery.

Abanda   [Map]Five Points   [Map]New Site   [Map]
Almond   [Map]Frog Eye   [Map]Penton   [Map]
Ashland   [Map]Goldville   [Map]Roanoke   [Map]
Barfield   [Map]Lineville   [Map]Rock Mills   [Map]
Cragford   [Map]Mellow Valley   [Map]Wadley   [Map]
Daviston   [Map]Morrison Crossroad   [Map]Wedowee   [Map]
Delta   [Map]Motley   [Map]Woodland   [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 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     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Randolph County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coweta County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Harris County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Meriwether County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Randolph County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Randolph 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 #124779   (Name of Record: Pine Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Randolph
Lat: 33.1859516     Lon: -85.5913443   [Map]
Elev: 219         Map Name: Wadley North

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Randolph 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: 33.1860, Longitude: -85.5913     [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 from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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