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Saint Luke Cemetery
(Greene County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Saint Luke 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 St. Luke Cemetery...

The St. Luke 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 St. Luke Cemetery

Lat:   32.7449°   (32° 44' 41")

Lon:   -88.0103°   (-88° 0' 37")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the St. Luke 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 St. Luke Cemetery.

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


 

  St. Luke Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 33 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the St. Luke Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Bethsalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Boatright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Boligee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Bowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Cooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Cooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Crawford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Dallas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
DeVelle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Kirksey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Kirksey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County
 
Little Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
May Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Mt. Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Mt. Pilgrim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Mt. Zoar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Nott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Pippen Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Pippen Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
St. Matthew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Springhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Wills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Zion Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Luke Cemetery

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 St. Luke Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]Emelle   [Map]Moore Town   [Map]
Arcola   [Map]Epes   [Map]Oak Village   [Map]
Arrington   [Map]Eutaw   [Map]Panola   [Map]
Bellamy   [Map]Forkland   [Map]Sawyerville   [Map]
Bethel   [Map]Gainesville   [Map]Sledge   [Map]
Boligee   [Map]Geiger   [Map]Union   [Map]
Clinton   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]West Greene   [Map]
Demopolis   [Map]Livingston   [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 like to 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 - 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 St. Luke Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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 St. Luke 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 St. Luke Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158654   (Name of Record: Saint Luke Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 32.7448545     Lon: -88.0102952   [Map]
Elev: 56         Map Name: Epes East

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 32.7449, Longitude: -88.0103     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Luke Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for St. Luke 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' (or point-to-point) distance beginning 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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