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The location of Magnolia Cemetery









A visit to the Magnolia Cemetery ...

The location of the Magnolia 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 Magnolia Cemetery ...

The Magnolia Cemetery is located in Marengo County. The county seat for Marengo County is located in Linden.

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

Lat:   32.1385°   (32° 8' 18")

Lon:   -87.6678°   (-87° 40' 4")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Magnolia Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arbor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Christian Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
DeVan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Dunaway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Dunning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Goose Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Hosea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Laurel Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Living Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Mooring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Mormons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Mt. Pilgrim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Octagon Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Paradise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Pritchard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
St. Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Shop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Magnolia Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Magnolia Cemetery.

Alberta   [Map]     Linden   [Map]    
Anne Manie   [Map]     Magnolia   [Map]    
Arlington   [Map]     Millers Ferry   [Map]    
Blue Lock   [Map]     Pine Hill   [Map]    
Catherine   [Map]     Providence   [Map]    
Crenshaw   [Map]     Sweet Water   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     Thomaston   [Map]    
Dixon's Mills   [Map]     Thomasville   [Map]    
Ellison   [Map]     Vineland   [Map]    
Half Acre   [Map]     Yellow Bluff   [Map]    
Kimbrough   [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 Magnolia Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marengo County.

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

Linden   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Thomaston   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Magnolia Cemetery
 
Thomasville   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Magnolia 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 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 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 Magnolia Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marengo County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Butler County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chambers County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Choctaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clarke County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greene County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Perry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sumter County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clarke County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lauderdale County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137632   (Name of Record: Magnolia Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marengo
Lat: 32.1384797     Lon: -87.6677828   [Map]
Elev: 82         Map Name: Magnolia

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Marengo County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: https://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 '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 Magnolia Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1385, Longitude: -87.6678     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Magnolia Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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