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(Greene County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Hill Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Hill 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 Hill Cemetery...

The Hill 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 Hill Cemetery

Lat:   32.9746°   (32° 58' 28")

Lon:   -88.1384°   (-88° 8' 18")

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

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


 

  Hill Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Aliceville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Epes   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County
 
Eutaw   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Gainesville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County
 
Geiger   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County
 
Pickensville   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Scooba   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Kemper County (MS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Brickyard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Coleman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Craig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Demount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Eatman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Hargrove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Hughes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Hutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Jamestown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Hill Cemetery
 
McCaa Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
New Light Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Old Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County
 
Pleasant Ridge Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Screptah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Shea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Shedd Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Spencer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Trantham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
William Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hill 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 Hill Cemetery.

Aliceville   [Map]Epes   [Map]Panola   [Map]
Beaver Town   [Map]Eutaw   [Map]Pickensville   [Map]
Bethel   [Map]Gainesville   [Map]Ralph   [Map]
Boligee   [Map]Geiger   [Map]Sledge   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Union   [Map]
Clinton   [Map]McMullen   [Map]West Greene   [Map]
Emelle   [Map]Memphis   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 Hill 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    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
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    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay 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    
Neshoba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
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 Greene County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     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 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 Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #120094   (Name of Record: Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 32.9745713     Lon: -88.138359   [Map]
Elev: 62         Map Name: Warsaw

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Greene County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



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: 32.9746, Longitude: -88.1384     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hill 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 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from . 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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