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Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
(Lee County, Alabama)


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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest that the Find-A-Grave website is a good place to start your search: The Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2572075)

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 Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery...

The Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery is located in Lee County. The county seat for Lee County is located in Opelika.

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

Lat:   32.6289°   (32° 37' 44")

Lon:   -85.3374°   (-85° 20' 14")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church 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, the majority 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 locations should have been definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary.


 

  Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery  


  Union Hill Cemetery
  Morris Chapel Cemetery
  Scott Cemetery
  Memorial Park
  Shady Grove Cemetery
  Hill Cemetery
  Hephzibah Cemetery
  New Hope CME Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Liberty Cemetery
  Salem Cemetery
  Ross Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Pitts Chapel Cemetery
  Penn Young Gravesite
  Mountain Springs Cemetery
   Location verified
  Green Chapel Cemetery
  County Line Baptist Church Cemetery
  Chamlee Cemetery
  Memory Hill Cemetery
  Brown Cemetery
  Garden Hill Cemetery
  Providence Cemetery
  Evergreen Cemetery
  Pierce Chapel Cemetery
  Rosemere Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS<2>
Burrell Chapel AME Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Chamlee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
County Line Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garden Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Green Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hephzibah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memory Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Mountain Springs Cemetery (FAG ID #24813)

New Hope CME Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the New Hope CME Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2342133)

Penn Young Gravesite   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pierce Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pitts Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rosemere Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sweet Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Auburn   [Map]LaFayette   [Map]Prince Crossroads   [Map]
Beauregard   [Map]Lanett   [Map]Ridgewood Village   [Map]
The Bottle   [Map]Loachapoka   [Map]Salem   [Map]
Crawford   [Map]Marvyn   [Map]Smith's Station   [Map]
Cusseta   [Map]Notasulga   [Map]Smiths   [Map]
Eady City   [Map]Opelika   [Map]Valley   [Map]
Huguley   [Map]Pine Lake (GA)   [Map]Waverly   [Map]
Ladonia   [Map]Plant City   [Map]West Point (GA)   [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 helpful 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 it should be mentioned 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 Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bullock 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    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chattahoochee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coweta 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    
Muscogee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Quitman County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Stewart County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talbot County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Webster County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Lee County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     The Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2572075)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Lee 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 Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2572075

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Lee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6289, Longitude: -85.3374     [Map].

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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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