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The location of Pine Grove Cemetery









A visit to the Pine Grove Cemetery ...

The location of the Pine Grove 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 Pine Grove Cemetery ...

The Pine Grove Cemetery is located in Sumter County. The county seat for Sumter County is located in Livingston.

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

Lat:   32.3243°   (32° 19' 27")

Lon:   -88.3306°   (-88° 19' 50")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Pine Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Located in Lauderdale County (MS)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Cagus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Cokes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2296460<3>
 
Dulls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Eureka Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Fairfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1991284
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
McElroy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
McMurry Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Located in Lauderdale County (MS)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2342820
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Salem Baptist Church Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Located in Lauderdale County (MS)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2161393
 
Shamburger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Shearon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pine Grove Cemetery.

Arrington   [Map]     Lisman   [Map]    
Bellamy   [Map]     Marion (MS)   [Map]    
Butler   [Map]     Pelham   [Map]    
Choctaw City   [Map]     Pennington   [Map]    
Cromwell   [Map]     Vimville (MS)   [Map]    
Cuba   [Map]     Ward   [Map]    
Derby   [Map]     Whynot (MS)   [Map]    
Intercourse   [Map]     York   [Map]    
Jachin   [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 Pine Grove Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Sumter County.

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

Butler   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Livingston   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Located in Lauderdale County (MS)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Meridian   [Map]
 - Located in Lauderdale County (MS)
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
York   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove 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 - 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 Pine Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Sumter County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Choctaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clarke County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greene County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marengo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Perry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pickens County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clarke County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jasper County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kemper County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lauderdale County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Neshoba County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Newton County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Noxubee County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wayne County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158434   (Name of Record: Pine Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sumter
Lat: 32.3243079     Lon: -88.3305852   [Map]
Elev: 75         Map Name: Ward

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Sumter 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 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 Pine Grove Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3243, Longitude: -88.3306     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pine Grove 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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