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Pineville Cemetery
(Monroe County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Pineville 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 Pineville Cemetery...

The Pineville 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 Pineville Cemetery

Lat:   31.7429°   (31° 44' 34")

Lon:   -87.1767°   (-87° 10' 36")

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


 

  Pineville Cemetery  


  Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  Midway Cemetery
  Gravel Hill Cemetery
  Turnbull Cemetery
  Pineview Cemetery
  Savannah Cemetery
  Apple Grove Cemetery
  New Liberty Cemetery
  St. Matthews Cemetery
  Davidson Cemetery
  Basidonia Cemetery
  Old Scotland Cemetery
  Buena Vista Cemetery
  Lone Star Cemetery
  Grimes Cemetery
  Philadelphia Cemetery
  Pineview Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Turkestan Cemetery
  Pine Orchard Cemetery
  Red Hills Cemetery
  Amity Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Ramah Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Martin Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Pineville Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Amity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Basidonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Buena Vista Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grimes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lone Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Scotland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Orchard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pineview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pineview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Savannah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turkestan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turnbull Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pineville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pineville Cemetery.

Awin   [Map]Franklin   [Map]Pine Apple   [Map]
Beatrice   [Map]Lovan   [Map]Pine Orchard   [Map]
Buena Vista   [Map]McWilliams   [Map]Scratch Ankle   [Map]
Burnt Corn   [Map]Monroeville   [Map]Tunnel Springs   [Map]
Camden   [Map]Oak Hill   [Map]Vredenburgh   [Map]
Coy   [Map]Peterman   [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 websites either 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 Pineville 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    
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    
Crenshaw 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    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Montgomery 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 Pineville 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 Pineville Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #136608   (Name of Record: Pineville Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Monroe
Lat: 31.742933     Lon: -87.1766524   [Map]
Elev: 86         Map Name: Beatrice

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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: 31.7429, Longitude: -87.1767     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pineville Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pineville 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 in . 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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