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Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
(Franklin County, Alabama)


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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.

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The Location of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery...

The Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Russellville.

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

Lat:   34.5438°   (34° 32' 37")

Lon:   -88.0839°   (-88° 5' 2")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery.

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


 

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Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Franklin County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery.

Belmont   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Cherokee   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Iuka   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Red Bay   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Russellville   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 47 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Belmont Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Blue Lick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<2>
 
Bolin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Bolton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Bonds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Burges Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Burgess Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Burnout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Burntout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Byram Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Carter Branch Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Cedar Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Epps Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Finley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Forest Grove Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Hale Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Halltown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Highland Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Joel Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Key Underwood Coondog Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Lindsey Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Mann Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Martin Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Massey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
McCarley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Old Frankfort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Old Union Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Paradise Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Patterson Strickland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Pittsburg Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Red Bay City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Ridge Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Itawamba County (MS)
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Sally Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Tharp Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Itawamba County (MS)
 
Tompkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Weatherbee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 
White Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery.

Belgreen   [Map]Doubleheads Village   [Map]Oakland (MS)   [Map]
Belmont (MS)   [Map]Gatesville   [Map]Paden (MS)   [Map]
Burntout   [Map]Golden (MS)   [Map]Red Bay   [Map]
Caryton   [Map]Good Springs   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Cherokee   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Slickrock Ford   [Map]
Denton   [Map]Iuka (MS)   [Map]Tishomingo (MS)   [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 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 it should be mentioned 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 Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pontotoc County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tippah County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McNairy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #152168   (Name of Record: Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 34.5437066     Lon: -88.0842071   [Map]
Elev: 152         Map Name: Pleasant Site

Other Roadside Stops ...



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About Franklin County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from . 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 Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5438, Longitude: -88.0839     [Map].

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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