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Shiloh Cemetery
(Talladega County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Shiloh Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Shiloh 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 the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Shiloh Cemetery...

The Shiloh Cemetery is located in Talladega County. The county seat for Talladega County is located in Talladega.

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

Lat:   33.5662°   (33° 33' 58")

Lon:   -85.9036°   (-85° 54' 12")

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

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


 

  Shiloh Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Shiloh Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Talladega County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Shiloh Cemetery.

Anniston   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Fort McClellan - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Oxford   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Talladega   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Weaver   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Shiloh Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #1786988)
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Chief Chenneby Grave   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Coldwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Creswell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Edgemont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Forestlawn Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Groce - Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Horse Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Lackey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Lloyds Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Oconee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Oxford Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Pattons Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Pine Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Plum Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Westview Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Shiloh Cemetery.

Abel   [Map]Bynum   [Map]Friendship   [Map]
Alexandria   [Map]Cane Creek   [Map]Grant Town   [Map]
Anniston   [Map]Chinnabee   [Map]Hobson City   [Map]
Beasley   [Map]Choccolocco   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]
Bera   [Map]Clark   [Map]Munford   [Map]
Blue Eye   [Map]Cobb Town   [Map]Oxford   [Map]
Blue Mountain   [Map]De Armanville   [Map]Saks   [Map]
Blue Springs   [Map]Eastaboga   [Map]Talladega   [Map]
Boozer   [Map]Elder   [Map]Waldo   [Map]
Bruner   [Map]Fort McClellan   [Map]Weaver   [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 - 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 Shiloh Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Talladega County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa 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    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Randolph 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      
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #162242   (Name of Record: Shiloh Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Talladega
Lat: 33.5662165     Lon: -85.9035774   [Map]
Elev: 199         Map Name: Munford

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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: 33.5662, Longitude: -85.9036     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Shiloh Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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