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The location of Moore Cemetery









A visit to the Moore Cemetery ...

The location of the Moore 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 Moore Cemetery ...

The Moore Cemetery is located in Choctaw County. The county seat for Choctaw County is located in Butler.

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

Lat:   31.7579°   (31° 45' 28")

Lon:   -88.1636°   (-88° 9' 48")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Moore Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Barrytown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Bladon Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Blount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Chalk Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Coffeeville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Coopers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Cullomburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Floyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Frankville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Grenade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Harrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Kiels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Little Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Moore Cemetery
 
McDowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Moores Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Mt. Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Overstreet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Reeds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Singley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Three Forks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Trotter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Ulcanush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
West Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Womack Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Moore Cemetery.

Aquilla   [Map]     Gilbertown   [Map]    
Barlow   [Map]     Mehaffey   [Map]    
Bigbee   [Map]     Millry   [Map]    
Bladon Springs   [Map]     Morvin   [Map]    
Bolinger   [Map]     Needham   [Map]    
Campbell   [Map]     Saint Stephen's   [Map]    
Coffeeville   [Map]     Salitpa   [Map]    
Cullomburg   [Map]     Silas   [Map]    
Fakit Chipunta   [Map]     Toxey   [Map]    
Frankville   [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 Moore Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Choctaw County.

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

Bladon Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Chatom   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Moore Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Choctaw County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baldwin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clarke County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Escambia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marengo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mobile County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sumter County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Clarke County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Greene County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Jasper County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Jones County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Lauderdale County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Perry County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wayne County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #122995   (Name of Record: Moore Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Choctaw
Lat: 31.757935     Lon: -88.1636216   [Map]
Elev: 44         Map Name: Coffeeville Lock And Dam

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Choctaw 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 'straight-line' distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Moore Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7579, Longitude: -88.1636     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Moore Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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