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The location of St. Mark Cemetery









A visit to the St. Mark Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Mark 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. Mark Cemetery ...

The St. Mark Cemetery is located in Macon County. The county seat for Macon County is located in Tuskegee.

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

Lat:   32.2565°   (32° 15' 23")

Lon:   -85.7347°   (-85° 44' 4")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the St. Mark Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Cloud Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Elizabeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Fitzpatrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bullock County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Ft. Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Grimm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Hardaway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Ivory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Ligon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Mason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bullock County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Moultrie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bullock County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Mt. Andrews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bullock County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Penile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bullock County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Perpetual Care Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bullock County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bullock County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bullock County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
St. Paul Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Shepherd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bullock County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Sweet Pilgrim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Whitlow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bullock County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Mark 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. Mark Cemetery.

Armstrong   [Map]     Notasulga   [Map]    
Calebee   [Map]     Perote   [Map]    
Cecil   [Map]     Shorter   [Map]    
East Tallassee   [Map]     Smuteye   [Map]    
Fitzpatrick   [Map]     Tallapoosa City   [Map]    
Fort Davis   [Map]     Tallassee   [Map]    
Franklin   [Map]     Three Notch   [Map]    
Hardaway   [Map]     Tuskegee   [Map]    
Hurtsboro   [Map]     Union Springs   [Map]    
Inverness   [Map]     Waugh   [Map]    
Midway   [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. Mark Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Macon County.

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

Hurtsboro   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Notasulga   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Tuskegee   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Union Springs   [Map]
 - Located in Bullock County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the St. Mark 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 - 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. Mark Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Macon 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

 
Chambers County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Elmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes 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

 
Russell County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tallapoosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harris County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Muscogee County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Quitman County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stewart County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #154814   (Name of Record: Saint Mark Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Macon
Lat: 32.2565341     Lon: -85.7346737   [Map]
Elev: 89         Map Name: Davisville

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 '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 St. Mark Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2565, Longitude: -85.7347     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Mark Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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