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The location of Antioch East Cemetery









A visit to the Antioch East Cemetery ...

The location of the Antioch East Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on 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 six sections:

The Location of the Antioch East Cemetery ...

The Antioch East Cemetery is located in Butler County.

The county seat for Butler County is located in Greenville. Greenville lies just to the southwest of the Antioch East Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Antioch East Cemetery

Lat:   31.8821°   (31° 52' 55")

Lon:   -86.5833°   (-86° 34' 59")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Antioch East Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Antioch East Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andress Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Bethel Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #21540<3>

Damascus Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Ft. Dale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Giddens Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Gravel Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Harrison Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Hartley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Jordan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lowndes County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Kilgore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2301139

King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Manningham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west (W) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Moriah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24533

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Myrtlewood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lowndes County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Oak Bowery Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Old Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Perdue Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Pine Top Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Pleasant Home Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Reddoch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Rhodes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Antioch East Cemetery

St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #26405

Springhill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Summer Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lowndes County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Sunrise Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Antioch East Cemetery

William Seale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Antioch East Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Antioch East Cemetery.

Ada   [Map]     Hayneville   [Map]    
Awin   [Map]     Highland Home   [Map]    
Bolling   [Map]     Honoraville   [Map]    
Bragg's   [Map]     Lapine   [Map]    
Chapman   [Map]     Letohatchee   [Map]    
Cherokee Village   [Map]     Luverne   [Map]    
Davenport   [Map]     Merrill Mill   [Map]    
Forest Home   [Map]     Mosses   [Map]    
Fort Deposit   [Map]     Petrey   [Map]    
Georgiana   [Map]     Pine Apple   [Map]    
Gordonville   [Map]     Pintlala   [Map]    
Grady   [Map]     Rutledge   [Map]    
Greenville   [Map]     Sandy Ridge   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Chapman   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Antioch East Cemetery
 
Fort Deposit   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch East Cemetery
 
Georgiana   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Antioch East Cemetery
 
Greenville   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Antioch East Cemetery
 
Hayneville   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch East Cemetery
 
Luverne   [Map]
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Antioch East Cemetery
 
Pine Apple   [Map]
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch East Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 it should be mentioned 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 Antioch East Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Butler County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bullock County:     Cyndi's
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Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Elmore County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Escambia County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Pike County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #135750   (Name of Record: Antioch East Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Butler
Lat: 31.8820958     Lon: -86.5833069   [Map]
Elev: 145         Map Name: Fort Deposit

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Butler County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Antioch East Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8821, Longitude: -86.5833     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Antioch East Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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