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The location of Butler Springs Cemetery









A visit to the Butler Springs Cemetery ...

The location of the Butler Springs 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 Butler Springs Cemetery ...

The Butler Springs Cemetery is located in Butler County.

The county seat for Butler County is located in Greenville. Greenville lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the east of the Butler Springs Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Butler Springs Cemetery

Lat:   31.8010°   (31° 48' 3")

Lon:   -86.8633°   (-86° 51' 47")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Butler Springs Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch West Cemetery   [Map]

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

Beard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wilcox County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Butler Springs Cemetery

Bethel West Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

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

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Bragg Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Butler Springs Cemetery

Crenshaw Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Butler Springs Cemetery

Crenshaws Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Butler Springs Cemetery

Forest Home Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Butler Springs Cemetery

Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jenkins Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Manningham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Middleton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Monterey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Butler Springs Cemetery

Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pine Flat Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Butler Springs Cemetery

Pleasant Home Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ridgeville Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Butler Springs Cemetery

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Shacklesville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Butler Springs Cemetery

Solomon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Stamps Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south (S) of the Butler Springs Cemetery

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Watts Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Butler Springs Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Butler Springs Cemetery.

Awin   [Map]     Greenville   [Map]    
Beatrice   [Map]     McKenzie   [Map]    
Bolling   [Map]     McWilliams   [Map]    
Bragg's   [Map]     Minter   [Map]    
Buena Vista   [Map]     Oak Hill   [Map]    
Chapman   [Map]     Pine Apple   [Map]    
Forest Home   [Map]     Pine Orchard   [Map]    
Fort Deposit   [Map]     Ramah   [Map]    
Furman   [Map]     Snow Hill   [Map]    
Georgiana   [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 Butler Springs 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 Butler Springs Cemetery.

Chapman   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Butler Springs Cemetery
 
Evergreen   [Map]
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Springs Cemetery
 
Fort Deposit   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Springs Cemetery
 
Georgiana   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Butler Springs Cemetery
 
Greenville   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Springs Cemetery
 
Pine Apple   [Map]
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Springs Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - 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 Butler Springs 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

 
Clarke County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Escambia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marengo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
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 Butler Springs 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 Butler Springs Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #135756   (Name of Record: Butler Springs Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Butler
Lat: 31.8009866     Lon: -86.8633129   [Map]
Elev: 86         Map Name: Forest Home

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 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 Butler Springs Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8010, Longitude: -86.8633     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Butler Springs Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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