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Pleasant Hill Cemetery
(Chilton 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 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 Pleasant Hill Cemetery...

The Pleasant Hill Cemetery is located in Chilton County. The county seat for Chilton County is located in Clanton.

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

Lat:   32.8993°   (32° 53' 57")

Lon:   -86.7408°   (-86° 44' 26")

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.

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.


 

  Pleasant Hill Cemetery  


  St. Pauls Cemetery
  New Salem Cemetery
  Center Hill Cemetery
  Campbell Cemetery
  New Mars Hill Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Old Mars Cemetery
  Cedar Grove Cemetery
  Holly Grove Cemetery
  Lomax Cemetery
  Pine Hill Cemetery
  Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
  Collins Chapel Cemetery
  New Bethel Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  Pine Hill Cemetery
  Mulberry Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  Old Raspberry Cemetery
  Pates Chapel Cemetery
  Liberty Hill Cemetery
  Thorsby Memorial Cemetery
  Old Liberty Hill Cemetery
  Thorsby Scandinavian Cemetery
  Isabella Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 44 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Chilton County.

Bell Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Collins Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crumpton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hardiman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holly Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Isabella Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jacksons Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lomax Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Martin Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mineral Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mulberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Mars Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Mars Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Raspberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pates Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Peach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Posey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Reeds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robinson Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Mount Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Rocky Mount Community Cemetery (FAG ID #25875)

St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thorsby Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thorsby Scandinavian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - 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 Hill Cemetery.

Aucheucaula   [Map]Lawley   [Map]Pratt Ferry   [Map]
Billingsley   [Map]Maplesville   [Map]Randolph   [Map]
Brierfield   [Map]Marbury   [Map]Shelby   [Map]
Calera   [Map]Merrell Beach   [Map]Stanton   [Map]
Clanton   [Map]Montevallo   [Map]Thorsby   [Map]
Columbiana   [Map]Mountain Creek   [Map]Verbena   [Map]
Eddings   [Map]Pine Grove Village   [Map]White City   [Map]
Jemison   [Map]Plantersville   [Map]Wilton   [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 websites 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 Pleasant Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Chilton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bibb 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    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes 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    
Pickens 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    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Chilton County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Chilton 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 #124975   (Name of Record: Pleasant Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Chilton
Lat: 32.8992912     Lon: -86.7408184   [Map]
Elev: 208         Map Name: Jemison East

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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: 32.8993, Longitude: -86.7408     [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 from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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