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The location of Bullock Hill Cemetery









A visit to the Bullock Hill Cemetery ...

The location of the Bullock Hill 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 Bullock Hill Cemetery ...

The Bullock Hill Cemetery is located in Lowndes County. The county seat for Lowndes County is located in Hayneville.

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

Lat:   32.1454°   (32° 8' 43")

Lon:   -86.5114°   (-86° 30' 41")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bullock Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Gilbert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #23003<3>
 
Hayneville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #23327
 
Julian - McQueen Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2308754
 
Lamar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Letohatchee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
McQueen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2434568
 
Morass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Mosleys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Murrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24833
 
Mushat Gilchrist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Relf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Turners Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bullock Hill Cemetery.

Ada   [Map]     Hope Hull   [Map]    
Bragg's   [Map]     Lapine   [Map]    
Burkville   [Map]     Letohatchee   [Map]    
Davenport   [Map]     Lowndesboro   [Map]    
English Village   [Map]     Mosses   [Map]    
Fort Deposit   [Map]     Pintlala   [Map]    
Gibbs Village   [Map]     Ramer   [Map]    
Gordonville   [Map]     Sandy Ridge   [Map]    
Hayneville   [Map]     White Hall   [Map]    
Highland Home   [Map]     Young Forte Village   [Map]    
Highland Village   [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 Bullock Hill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lowndes County.

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

Benton   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Fort Deposit   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Hayneville   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Montgomery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bullock Hill Cemetery
 
Prattville   [Map]
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bullock Hill 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 professional and volunteer 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 Bullock Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lowndes 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
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Elmore 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
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Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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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
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Tallapoosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #136330   (Name of Record: Bullock Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lowndes
Lat: 32.1454218     Lon: -86.5113622   [Map]
Elev: 85         Map Name: Hayneville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Lowndes 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Bullock Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1454, Longitude: -86.5114     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bullock Hill 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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