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The location of Mancill Cemetery









A visit to the Mancill Cemetery ...

The location of the Mancill 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 Mancill Cemetery ...

The Mancill Cemetery is located in Covington County.

The county seat for Covington County is located in Andalusia. Andalusia lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east southeast of the Mancill Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   31.3918°   (31° 23' 30")

Lon:   -86.6333°   (-86° 37' 59")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Mancill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Able Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east (E) of the Mancill Cemetery

Adellum Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Mancill Cemetery

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Mancill Cemetery

Brooks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Mancill Cemetery

Bushfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Mancill Cemetery

Fairmount Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Mancill Cemetery

Gantt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east (E) of the Mancill Cemetery

Garwin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Mancill Cemetery

Herbert Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west (W) of the Mancill Cemetery

Kervin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Mancill Cemetery

Long Branch Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Mancill Cemetery

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Mancill Cemetery

Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Mancill Cemetery

Mt. Union Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Mancill Cemetery

New Home Cemetery   [Map]

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

River Falls Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Mancill Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Andalusia   [Map]     Heath   [Map]    
Babbie   [Map]     Jay Villa   [Map]    
Brooklyn   [Map]     Libertyville   [Map]    
Carolina   [Map]     McKenzie   [Map]    
Centerville   [Map]     Merrill Mill   [Map]    
Chapman   [Map]     Nymph   [Map]    
Dozier   [Map]     Old Town   [Map]    
Evergreen   [Map]     Red Level   [Map]    
Gantt   [Map]     River Falls   [Map]    
Georgiana   [Map]     Sanford   [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 Mancill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Covington County.

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

Andalusia   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mancill Cemetery
 
Chapman   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mancill Cemetery
 
Evergreen   [Map]
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of the Mancill Cemetery
 
Georgiana   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mancill Cemetery
 
Opp   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mancill 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 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 Mancill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Covington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Butler County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dale County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Escambia County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Escambia County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Holmes County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Okaloosa County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Santa Rosa County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Walton County (FL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #163418   (Name of Record: Mancill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Covington
Lat: 31.3918338     Lon: -86.6332973   [Map]
Elev: 102         Map Name: Brooks

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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 Mancill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3918, Longitude: -86.6333     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mancill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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