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The location of Panola Cemetery









A visit to the Panola Cemetery ...

The location of the Panola 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 Panola Cemetery ...

The Panola Cemetery is located in Crenshaw County. The county seat for Crenshaw County is located in Luverne.

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

Lat:   31.9635°   (31° 57' 48")

Lon:   -86.3958°   (-86° 23' 44")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Panola Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Bethel Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Panola Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #21540<3>
 
Cauthens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Dry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Fair Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Hudson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Panola Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Oak Bowery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Perdue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Sawyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Springhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Summer Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Panola Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Panola Cemetery.

Ada   [Map]     Kent   [Map]    
Cherokee Village   [Map]     Lapine   [Map]    
Davenport   [Map]     Letohatchee   [Map]    
Fort Deposit   [Map]     Luverne   [Map]    
Grady   [Map]     Petrey   [Map]    
Greenville   [Map]     Pintlala   [Map]    
Hayneville   [Map]     Ramer   [Map]    
Highland Home   [Map]     Rutledge   [Map]    
Honoraville   [Map]     Sandy Ridge   [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 Panola Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Crenshaw County.

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

Fort Deposit   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Greenville   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Hayneville   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Panola Cemetery
 
Luverne   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Panola Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with 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 it should be mentioned 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 Panola Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Crenshaw County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Barbour County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bullock County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
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

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Elmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Macon 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

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #154629   (Name of Record: Panola Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Crenshaw
Lat: 31.963483     Lon: -86.3958019   [Map]
Elev: 181         Map Name: Danielsville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Crenshaw 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Panola Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9635, Longitude: -86.3958     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Panola Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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