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The location of McClure Cemetery









A visit to the McClure Cemetery ...

The location of the McClure 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 McClure Cemetery ...

The McClure Cemetery is located in Butler County.

The county seat for Butler County is located in Greenville. Greenville lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the North Northeast of the McClure Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the McClure Cemetery

Lat:   31.5560°   (31° 33' 21")

Lon:   -86.8022°   (-86° 48' 7")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the McClure Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Brooks Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Covington County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the McClure Cemetery

Brown Beasley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the McClure Cemetery

Bushfield Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Covington County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the McClure Cemetery

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the McClure Cemetery

Elizabeth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the McClure Cemetery

Friendship Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McClure Cemetery

Garland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the McClure Cemetery

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the McClure Cemetery

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the McClure Cemetery

Jones Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the McClure Cemetery

Joyner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McClure Cemetery

Little Pine Level Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McClure Cemetery

Maye Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the McClure Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the McClure Cemetery

Mt. Olive West Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the McClure Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McClure Cemetery

Olive Branch Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the McClure Cemetery

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the McClure Cemetery

Pressley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the McClure Cemetery

Riley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McClure Cemetery

Second Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the McClure Cemetery

Sellers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McClure Cemetery

South Butler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the McClure Cemetery

Spence Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the McClure Cemetery

Stamps Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the McClure Cemetery

Union Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McClure Cemetery

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Conecuh County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the McClure 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 McClure Cemetery.

Awin   [Map]     Greenville   [Map]    
Belleville   [Map]     Heath   [Map]    
Bermuda   [Map]     Jay Villa   [Map]    
Bolling   [Map]     McKenzie   [Map]    
Brooklyn   [Map]     Merrill Mill   [Map]    
Burnt Corn   [Map]     Nymph   [Map]    
Castleberry   [Map]     Old Town   [Map]    
Centerville   [Map]     Pine Apple   [Map]    
Chapman   [Map]     Pine Orchard   [Map]    
Evergreen   [Map]     Ramah   [Map]    
Forest Home   [Map]     Red Level   [Map]    
Gantt   [Map]     River Falls   [Map]    
Georgiana   [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 McClure Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Butler County.

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

Chapman   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the McClure Cemetery
 
Evergreen   [Map]
 - Located in Conecuh County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the McClure Cemetery
 
Georgiana   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the McClure Cemetery
 
Greenville   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the McClure Cemetery
 
Pine Apple   [Map]
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the McClure Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 McClure Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Butler County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clarke 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

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Escambia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
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Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Escambia County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Okaloosa County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Santa Rosa County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Walton County (FL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #122478   (Name of Record: McClure Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Butler
Lat: 31.5559946     Lon: -86.8021947   [Map]
Elev: 119         Map Name: Garland

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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 obstructions 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 McClure Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5560, Longitude: -86.8022     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the McClure Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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