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The location of Pleasant Hill Cemetery









A visit to the Pleasant Hill Cemetery ...

The location of the Pleasant Hill 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 Pleasant Hill Cemetery ...

The Pleasant Hill Cemetery is located in Washington County. The county seat for Washington County is located in Chatom.

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

Lat:   31.6313°   (31° 37' 52")

Lon:   -88.2375°   (-88° 14' 14")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barlow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Bladon Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Blount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Browns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Chalk Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Cullomburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Floyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Frankville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Grenade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Healing Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
McDowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Millry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Mt. Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Reeds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Rocky Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Singley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Smiths Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Three Forks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Winsletts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Yarbo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill 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 Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Aquilla   [Map]     Fakit Chipunta   [Map]    
Barlow   [Map]     Frankville   [Map]    
Bassetts Creek   [Map]     Hobson   [Map]    
Bigbee   [Map]     Mehaffey   [Map]    
Bladon Springs   [Map]     Millry   [Map]    
Bolinger   [Map]     Saint Stephen's   [Map]    
Chatom   [Map]     Salitpa   [Map]    
Coffeeville   [Map]     Silas   [Map]    
Cullomburg   [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 Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Washington County.

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

Bladon Springs   [Map]
 - Located in Choctaw County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Chatom   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill 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 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 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 Pleasant Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Washington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baldwin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Choctaw 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
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sumter 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

 
Covington County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
George County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greene County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jasper County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jones County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lauderdale County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Perry 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 Washington County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Washington 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 Hill 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 Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #157600   (Name of Record: Pleasant Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 31.6312716     Lon: -88.2375115   [Map]
Elev: 33         Map Name: Bladon Springs

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Washington County: www.washingtoncountyalgov.com

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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6313, Longitude: -88.2375     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pleasant Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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