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(Pickens County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Spring Hill 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 Spring Hill Cemetery...

The Spring Hill Cemetery is located in Pickens County. The county seat for Pickens County is located in Carrollton.

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

Lat:   33.2987°   (33° 17' 55")

Lon:   -88.2223°   (-88° 13' 20")

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


 

  Spring Hill Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Aliceville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Brooksville   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Noxubee County (MS)
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Columbus   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County (MS)
 
Gordo   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Kennedy   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Macon   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Noxubee County (MS)
 
Millport   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Pickensville   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Reform   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Spring Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baptist Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Big Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Bigbee Valley Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Noxubee County (MS)
 
Brewer Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Noxubee County (MS)
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Brookshire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Carrollton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Carrollton Cemetery (FAG ID #21988)
 
Chandler Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County (MS)
 
Cockrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Ethelsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Fleming Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Gore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Hebron Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Lower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Mineral Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Mt. Sinal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
New Cumberland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Old El Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Phoenix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Roberson Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Noxubee County (MS)
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Spiller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Strawbridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Toliver Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County (MS)
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Upper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Zion Possum Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 13 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Spring Hill Cemetery.

Aliceville   [Map]Gordo   [Map]New Hope (MS)   [Map]
Beaver Town   [Map]Macedonia   [Map]Pickensville   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]McMullen   [Map]Reform   [Map]
Columbus (MS)   [Map]McShan   [Map]Stafford   [Map]
Ethelsville   [Map]Memphis   [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 helpful 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 Spring Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pickens County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion 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    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chickasaw County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Neshoba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Oktibbeha 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 Pickens County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Pickens 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 Spring 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 Spring Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #138761   (Name of Record: Spring Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pickens
Lat: 33.2987321     Lon: -88.2222543   [Map]
Elev: 97         Map Name: Reform SW

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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: 33.2987, Longitude: -88.2223     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Spring Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Spring 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 beginning in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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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