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(Pickens County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Gore Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Gore 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 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 seven sections:

The Location of the Gore Cemetery...

The Gore 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 Gore Cemetery

Lat:   33.3865°   (33° 23' 11")

Lon:   -88.1639°   (-88° 9' 50")

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

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Gore Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Gore 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 Gore Cemetery.

Aliceville   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Brooksville   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gore Cemetery
 - Located in Noxubee County (MS)
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Columbus   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gore Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County (MS)
 
Gordo   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Kennedy   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gore Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Millport   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gore Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Pickensville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Reform   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Vernon   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North (N) of the Gore Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Gore Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Pickens County.

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Arbor Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Arnold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Baird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Baptist Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Brown Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Carden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Coal Fire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Ethelsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Forest Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Funderburk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Hebron Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Mineral Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gore Cemetery
 
New Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Old El Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Old Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Phoenix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Rocky Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Strawbridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gore Cemetery
 
Zion Possum Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gore Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Gore Cemetery.

Aliceville   [Map]Gordo   [Map]Memphis   [Map]
Beaver Town   [Map]Hightogy   [Map]Millport   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Kennedy   [Map]New Hope (MS)   [Map]
Columbus (MS)   [Map]Macedonia   [Map]Pickensville   [Map]
Echola   [Map]McMullen   [Map]Reform   [Map]
Ethelsville   [Map]McShan   [Map]Stafford   [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 start with 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 Gore 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      
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
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    
Itawamba 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      
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 Gore 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 Gore Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #119176   (Name of Record: Gore Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pickens
Lat: 33.3865077     Lon: -88.1639188   [Map]
Elev: 111         Map Name: Ethelsville

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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: 33.3865, Longitude: -88.1639     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Gore Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Gore 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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