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Pleasant Hill Cemetery
(Fayette 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 Fayette County. The county seat for Fayette County is located in Fayette.

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

Lat:   33.6515°   (33° 39' 5")

Lon:   -87.6311°   (-87° 37' 51")

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  


  Philadelphia Cemetery
  Berry City Cemetery
  Jenkins Cemetery
  Phillips Memorial Cemetery
  Piney Grove Cemetery
  Madison Cemetery
  Zion Cemetery
  Vick & Kelley Cemetery
  Cleveland Cemetery
  Shady Grove Cemetery
  Oak Grove Cemetery
  Adams Cemetery
  Woods Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
  Bethabara Cemetery
  New Chapel Cemetery
  Beaven Cemetery
  Simmons Cemetery
  Pendley Cemetery
  Johnson Cemetery
  Tabernacle Cemetery
  Fairview Cemetery
  Bankston Cemetery
  Willingham Cemetery
  Cedar Creek Cemetery
  Salem Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 46 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 Fayette County.

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Alta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bankston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beaven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Berry City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethabara Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Boley Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cleveland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dobbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Madison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Melton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Panter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Panter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pendley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pendley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Phillips Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
South Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sterling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vick & Kelley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Willingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Willingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) 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 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Bankston   [Map]Fayette   [Map]Parrish   [Map]
Bazemore   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Patton Junction   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Goodsprings   [Map]Patton   [Map]
Berry   [Map]Kansas   [Map]Rossland City   [Map]
Bluff   [Map]Kennedy   [Map]Samantha   [Map]
Carbon Hill   [Map]Kirkland   [Map]Townley   [Map]
Corona   [Map]Oakman   [Map]Winfield   [Map]
Eldridge   [Map]Old Town   [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 - 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 Pleasant Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Fayette County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Greene 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    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Fayette County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Fayette 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 #158504   (Name of Record: Pleasant Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fayette
Lat: 33.6514998     Lon: -87.631122   [Map]
Elev: 148         Map Name: Bankston

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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: 33.6515, Longitude: -87.6311     [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 'straight-line' distance starting from . 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.

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