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(Chilton County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Mount Pisgah-Zion Ridge Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery...

The Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery is located in Chilton County. The county seat for Chilton County is located in Clanton.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery

Lat:   32.7862°   (32° 47' 10")

Lon:   -86.6255°   (-86° 37' 31")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery.

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


 

  Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Chilton County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery.

Clanton   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Shelby   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 
Thorsby   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 55 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Aldridge Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Bell Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Bethsalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Bildee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 
Chestnut Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Chilton County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Clanton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Cooper Cemetery (FAG ID #22265)
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Crossroad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Eastview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Floyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Glad Tidings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Hardiman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Jacksons Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Lomax Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Maple Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Martin Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
New Cedron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
New Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
New Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
New Lily Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Church of God Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Old Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Old Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Peach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Pinedale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Popwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Refuge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Samaria Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Sunshine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Temple Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Verbena Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Walnut Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery.

Aucheucaula   [Map]Jones   [Map]Pine Level   [Map]
Billingsley   [Map]Lawley   [Map]Plantersville   [Map]
Booth   [Map]Maplesville   [Map]Randolph   [Map]
Clanton   [Map]Marbury   [Map]Shelby   [Map]
Deatsville   [Map]Merrell Beach   [Map]Stanton   [Map]
Gibbons   [Map]Mountain Creek   [Map]Thorsby   [Map]
Holtville   [Map]Oakley   [Map]Titus   [Map]
Jemison   [Map]Pine Grove Village   [Map]Verbena   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Chilton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Chilton County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Chilton 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 Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge 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 Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #149498   (Name of Record: Mount Pisgah-Zion Ridge Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Chilton
Lat: 32.7862385     Lon: -86.625537   [Map]
Elev: 229         Map Name: Clanton West

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7862, Longitude: -86.6255     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from . 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.

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<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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