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Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
(Barbour County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church 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 Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery...

The Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery is located in Barbour County. The county seat for Barbour County is located in Clayton.

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

Lat:   31.8887°   (31° 53' 19")

Lon:   -85.5305°   (-85° 31' 49")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church 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 Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

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


 

  Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Barbour County.

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

Ariton   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 
Brundidge   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Clio   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Eufaula   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Hurtsboro   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Louisville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Union Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Center Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Clayton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Conner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Ephesus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Jacksonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County
 
Mt. Andrew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Located in Bullock County
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Ariton   [Map]Clopton   [Map]Phillips Crossroads   [Map]
Baker Hill   [Map]Comer   [Map]Skipperville   [Map]
Banks   [Map]Eufaula   [Map]Smuteye   [Map]
Blue Springs   [Map]Inverness   [Map]Spring Hill   [Map]
Brundidge   [Map]Louisville   [Map]Three Notch   [Map]
Clayton   [Map]Midway   [Map]Union Springs   [Map]
Clio   [Map]Perote   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Barbour County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston 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    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattahoochee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Early County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Muscogee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Quitman County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stewart County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2514504   (Name of Record: Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Barbour
Lat: 31.888654     Lon: -85.530496   [Map]
Elev: 166         Map Name: Mount Andrew

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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: 31.8887, Longitude: -85.5305     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pleasant Grove Baptist Church 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' distance that stretches from . 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.

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