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The location of Hawhill Cemetery









A visit to the Hawhill Cemetery ...

The location of the Hawhill 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 Hawhill Cemetery ...

The Hawhill Cemetery is located in Coffee County.

The county seat for Coffee County is located in Elba. Elba lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southwest of the Hawhill Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   31.5688°   (31° 34' 7")

Lon:   -85.8999°   (-85° 53' 59")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hawhill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Boutwell - Bundy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Hamilton Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dale County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hawhill Cemetery

New Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Sharron Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #25212<3>

Pea River Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Perdue Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Roeton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Rosin Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Hawhill Cemetery

St. John Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

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

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Selgar Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Shearon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Strickland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Victoria Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Zions Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Hawhill Cemetery.

Ariton   [Map]     Level Plains   [Map]    
Banks   [Map]     McClure Town   [Map]    
Brundidge   [Map]     Mossy Grove Village   [Map]    
Centre Ridge   [Map]     New Brockton   [Map]    
Clio   [Map]     Ozark   [Map]    
Elba   [Map]     Phillips Crossroads   [Map]    
Enterprise   [Map]     Pine Level   [Map]    
Fort Rucker   [Map]     Social Town   [Map]    
Frisco   [Map]     Tennille   [Map]    
Glenwood   [Map]     Troy   [Map]    
Goshen   [Map]     Victoria   [Map]    
Holiday Village   [Map]     Wilkinstown   [Map]    
Jack   [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 Hawhill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Coffee County.

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

Ariton   [Map]
 - Located in Dale County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Hawhill Cemetery
 
Brundidge   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hawhill Cemetery
 
Clio   [Map]
 - Located in Barbour County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hawhill Cemetery
 
Enterprise   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hawhill Cemetery
 
Ozark   [Map]
 - Located in Dale County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hawhill Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 - 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 Hawhill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Coffee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bullock County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Covington County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Dale County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Geneva County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Houston County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
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Macon County:     Cyndi's
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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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Genealogy
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Russell County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Holmes County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jackson County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Walton County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Clay County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Quitman County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137072   (Name of Record: Hawhill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coffee
Lat: 31.568775     Lon: -85.8999445   [Map]
Elev: 144         Map Name: Victoria

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Hawhill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5688, Longitude: -85.8999     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hawhill 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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