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The location of St. Marys Cemetery









A visit to the St. Marys Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Marys 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. Marys Cemetery ...

The St. Marys Cemetery is located in Hale County. The county seat for Hale County is located in Greensboro.

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

Lat:   32.6654°   (32° 39' 55")

Lon:   -87.5572°   (-87° 33' 25")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the St. Marys Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Agnew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2589550<3>
 
Alex Chapel Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2187008
 
Boston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Burk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Burton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Crooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Curry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Curry Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
DeYampert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Elvins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Greenleaf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Greensboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Griffin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Hatch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Hatche Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Jenkins Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
May Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
McCreary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Newbern Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Redick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Stokes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Turpin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Walthill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Marys 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. Marys Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]     Marion   [Map]    
Arcola   [Map]     Moundville   [Map]    
Browns   [Map]     Newbern   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     Oak Village   [Map]    
Demopolis   [Map]     Phipps   [Map]    
Eutaw   [Map]     Prairieville   [Map]    
Faunsdale   [Map]     Sawyerville   [Map]    
Forkland   [Map]     Sprott   [Map]    
Freetown   [Map]     Uniontown   [Map]    
Gallion   [Map]     The Village   [Map]    
Greensboro   [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. Marys Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hale County.

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

Demopolis   [Map]
 - Located in Marengo County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Eutaw   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Forkland   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Greensboro   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Moundville   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Uniontown   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the St. Marys Cemetery

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 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. Marys Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bibb County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chambers County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chilton 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

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greene County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lee 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

 
Shelby County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sumter County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Tuscaloosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Kemper County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lauderdale County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158593   (Name of Record: Saint Marys Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hale
Lat: 32.6654093     Lon: -87.5572272   [Map]
Elev: 71         Map Name: Greensboro

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 '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. Marys Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6654, Longitude: -87.5572     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Marys 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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