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The location of St. Johns Cemetery









A visit to the St. Johns Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Johns 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 St. Johns Cemetery ...

The St. Johns Cemetery is located in Greene County. The county seat for Greene County is located in Eutaw.

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

Lat:   32.8907°   (32° 53' 26")

Lon:   -88.0375°   (-88° 2' 14")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the St. Johns Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Greene County.

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Boatright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Brickyard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Coleman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Cooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Craig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Crawford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Demount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Eatman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Gotes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Hick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Hogley Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Hutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Mobley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
New Light Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Pippen Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Pippen Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Pyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Roden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Smiths Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Speed Quarters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Spencer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Spencer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Johns Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the St. Johns Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]     Knoxville   [Map]    
Aliceville   [Map]     Lizzieville   [Map]    
Bethel   [Map]     McMullen   [Map]    
Boligee   [Map]     Oak Village   [Map]    
Clinton   [Map]     Panola   [Map]    
Emelle   [Map]     Ralph   [Map]    
Epes   [Map]     Sawyerville   [Map]    
Eutaw   [Map]     Sledge   [Map]    
Forkland   [Map]     Union   [Map]    
Gainesville   [Map]     West Greene   [Map]    
Geiger   [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 St. Johns Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Greene County.

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

Aliceville   [Map]
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Epes   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Eutaw   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Forkland   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Gainesville   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Geiger   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Livingston   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 - you should note 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 St. Johns Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chambers County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Choctaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fayette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lamar 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

 
Sumter County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tuscaloosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kemper County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lauderdale County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Neshoba County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Noxubee County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Oktibbeha County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Winston County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158653   (Name of Record: Saint Johns Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 32.8906841     Lon: -88.0375199   [Map]
Elev: 49         Map Name: West Greene

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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 'point-to-point' 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 St. Johns Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8907, Longitude: -88.0375     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Johns Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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