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

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

Lat:   32.9785°   (32° 58' 42")

Lon:   -87.9770°   (-87° 58' 37")

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  


  Sixteenth Section Cemetery
  Brickyard Cemetery
  Ellis Cemetery
  Union Christian Church Cemetery
  Henderson Cemetery
  Harris Cemetery
  Eatman Cemetery
  Spencer Cemetery
  Hughes Cemetery
  Pyle Cemetery
  Screptah Cemetery
  Walker Cemetery
  Hebron Cemetery
  New Light Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
  Alexander Cemetery
  Horton Cemetery
  Ebenezer Cemetery
  Horton Cemetery
  Roden Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Hick Cemetery
  Eatman Cemetery
  Oak Grove Cemetery
  Johnson Hill Cemetery
  Hogley Wood Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 47 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 Greene County.

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barnes Rancher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethesda Church Yard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brickyard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eatman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eatman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hogley Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hughes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Manatua Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McGiffert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Light Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pippen Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pippen Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Ridge Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Screptah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shedd Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sixteenth Section Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smiths Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spencer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Christian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) 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 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]Epes   [Map]Memphis   [Map]
Aliceville   [Map]Eutaw   [Map]Moundville   [Map]
Beaver Town   [Map]Foster's   [Map]Oak Village   [Map]
Boligee   [Map]Gainesville   [Map]Panola   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Geiger   [Map]Ralph   [Map]
Clinton   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Sawyerville   [Map]
Elrod   [Map]McMullen   [Map]Union   [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 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 Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette 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    
Marengo 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    
Sumter 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    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Oktibbeha County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Greene County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Greene 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 #169123   (Name of Record: Pleasant Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 32.9784591     Lon: -87.9769624   [Map]
Elev: 93         Map Name: Union

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 32.9785, Longitude: -87.9770     [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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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