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The location of St. Paul Cemetery









A visit to the Saint Paul Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Paul 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. Paul Cemetery ...

The St. Paul Cemetery is located in Butler County.

The county seat for Butler County is located in Greenville. Greenville lies just to the west northwest of the St. Paul Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the St. Paul Cemetery

Lat:   31.8079°   (31° 48' 28")

Lon:   -86.5594°   (-86° 33' 33")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the St. Paul Cemetery.

Awin   [Map]     Highland Home   [Map]    
Bolling   [Map]     Honoraville   [Map]    
Bragg's   [Map]     Lapine   [Map]    
Chapman   [Map]     Letohatchee   [Map]    
Cherokee Village   [Map]     Luverne   [Map]    
Davenport   [Map]     McKenzie   [Map]    
Forest Home   [Map]     Merrill Mill   [Map]    
Fort Deposit   [Map]     Petrey   [Map]    
Georgiana   [Map]     Rutledge   [Map]    
Greenville   [Map]     Sandy Ridge   [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. Paul Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Butler County.

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

Chapman   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 
Fort Deposit   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 
Georgiana   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 
Greenville   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 
Luverne   [Map]
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Paul 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 either 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 St. Paul Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Butler County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bullock County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Elmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Escambia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Macon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
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Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Paul Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Butler County.

Andress Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Antioch East Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Bedgood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Butler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Damascus Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Giddens Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Gravel Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Harrison Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Hartley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Howard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Mt. Olive East Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Perdue Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Reddoch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Rhodes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Springhill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the St. Paul Cemetery

Sunrise Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Paul Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the St. Paul 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. Paul Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #135788   (Name of Record: Saint Paul Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Butler
Lat: 31.8079315     Lon: -86.5594166   [Map]
Elev: 116         Map Name: Greenville East

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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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Paul Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8079, Longitude: -86.5594     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Paul Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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