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The location of Dallas Cemetery









A visit to the Dallas Cemetery ...

The location of the Dallas 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 Dallas Cemetery ...

The Dallas Cemetery is located in Greene County. The county seat for Greene County is located in Eutaw.

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

Lat:   32.6271°   (32° 37' 37")

Lon:   -88.0250°   (-88° 1' 30")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Dallas Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethsalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Bird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Bowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Cooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Dallas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
DeVelle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Hard Bargain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Henagan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Little Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
May Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Maye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Mt. Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Nott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Phares Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dallas Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #25368<3>
 
Pinetop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Springhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dallas Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Dallas Cemetery.

Arcola   [Map]     Gallion   [Map]    
Arrington   [Map]     Griffins   [Map]    
Bellamy   [Map]     Intercourse   [Map]    
Bethel   [Map]     Livingston   [Map]    
Boligee   [Map]     Lizzieville   [Map]    
Clinton   [Map]     Moore Town   [Map]    
Demopolis   [Map]     Pin Hook   [Map]    
Derby   [Map]     Prairieville   [Map]    
Emelle   [Map]     Sawyerville   [Map]    
Epes   [Map]     Sledge   [Map]    
Eutaw   [Map]     West Greene   [Map]    
Forkland   [Map]     York   [Map]    
Gainesville   [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 Dallas Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Greene County.

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

Demopolis   [Map]
 - Located in Marengo County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Epes   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Eutaw   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Forkland   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Gainesville   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
Livingston   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Dallas Cemetery
 
York   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dallas 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, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Dallas Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens 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    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #117023   (Name of Record: Dallas Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 32.6270792     Lon: -88.0250185   [Map]
Elev: 32         Map Name: Epes East

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: 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 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 Dallas Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6271, Longitude: -88.0250     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Dallas 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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