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The location of Shiloh Cemetery









A visit to the Shiloh Cemetery ...

The location of the Shiloh 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 Shiloh Cemetery ...

The Shiloh Cemetery is located in Marion County. The county seat for Marion County is located in Hamilton.

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

Lat:   34.2409°   (34° 14' 27")

Lon:   -87.9336°   (-87° 56' 0")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 51 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Shiloh Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #21516<3>
 
Burnt House Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Cedar Tree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22039
 
Cochran Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Cox Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Dempsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Hamilton City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Lockridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Lovejoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Lower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
McCurley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24324
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
New Hope Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24934
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Newburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Nichols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Nichols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Nichols Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Nix Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Old Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Poplar Log Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Poplar Log Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Single Springs Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Streetman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Sullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Weatherly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Shiloh Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Shiloh Cemetery.

Bear Creek   [Map]     Hamilton   [Map]    
Belgreen   [Map]     Hodges   [Map]    
Boar Tush   [Map]     Littleville   [Map]    
Brilliant   [Map]     Oakland (MS)   [Map]    
Burntout   [Map]     Phil Campbell   [Map]    
Churntown   [Map]     Red Bay   [Map]    
Delmar   [Map]     Slickrock Ford   [Map]    
Detroit   [Map]     Spruce Pine   [Map]    
Glen Mary   [Map]     Tremont (MS)   [Map]    
Gu-Win   [Map]     Twin   [Map]    
Guin   [Map]     Vina   [Map]    
Hackleburg   [Map]     Weston   [Map]    
Haleyville   [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 Shiloh Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marion County.

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

Guin   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Haleyville   [Map]
 - Located in Winston County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Hamilton   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Phil Campbell   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Red Bay   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh 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 Shiloh Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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Cullman County:     Cyndi's
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Fayette County:     Cyndi's
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Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lamar County:     Cyndi's
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Lauderdale County:     Cyndi's
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Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
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Limestone County:     Cyndi's
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Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Pickens County:     Cyndi's
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Tuscaloosa County:     Cyndi's
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Winston County:     Cyndi's
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Alcorn County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Chickasaw County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Itawamba County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Lee County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Lowndes County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Monroe County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Prentiss County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Tishomingo County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Union County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #138064   (Name of Record: Shiloh Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 34.2409326     Lon: -87.9336443   [Map]
Elev: 259         Map Name: Hamilton

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marion County: www.sonet.net/marioncounty/

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 Shiloh Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2409, Longitude: -87.9336     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Shiloh 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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