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Pleasant Hill Cemetery
(Blount County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Pleasant Hill 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 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 Hill Cemetery...

The Pleasant Hill Cemetery is located in Blount County. The county seat for Blount County is located in Oneonta.

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

Lat:   34.1757°   (34° 10' 32")

Lon:   -86.4411°   (-86° 26' 27")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Pleasant Hill 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 Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

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


 

  Pleasant Hill Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alldredge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Berry - Brookshire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Blue Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Brooksville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Brooksville Cemetery (FAG ID #590261)
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Dickson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Ebell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Gibbs Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Gunter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Lamb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Nesmith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
New Canaan Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 
New Clear Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
New Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 
New Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Nixons Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Red Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Roswell Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Sheppard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Sivley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Summit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 
Warrior Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 
Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marshall County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Altoona   [Map]Clarence   [Map]Joppa   [Map]
Arab   [Map]Craig   [Map]Pine Lake Village   [Map]
Baileyton   [Map]Douglas   [Map]Rabbit Town   [Map]
Bartlett   [Map]Fowler   [Map]Scant City   [Map]
Big Spring   [Map]Gregory   [Map]Snead   [Map]
Bird   [Map]Hog Jaw   [Map]Summit   [Map]
Blountsville   [Map]Holly Pond   [Map]Susan Moore   [Map]
Bowen   [Map]Hoods Crossroads   [Map]Walnut Grove   [Map]
Brooksville   [Map]Horton   [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 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 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 Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Blount County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #124977   (Name of Record: Pleasant Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Blount
Lat: 34.1756513     Lon: -86.4410973   [Map]
Elev: 325         Map Name: Brooksville

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About Blount County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Blount County: www.co.blount.al.us/

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: 34.1757, Longitude: -86.4411     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pleasant Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pleasant Hill 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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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