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Shiloh Cemetery
(Tallapoosa County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Shiloh Cemetery ...

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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 seven sections:

The Location of the Shiloh Cemetery...

The Shiloh Cemetery is located in Tallapoosa County. The county seat for Tallapoosa County is located in Dadeville.

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

Lat:   32.6972°   (32° 41' 49")

Lon:   -85.7341°   (-85° 44' 2")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Shiloh Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Shiloh Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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 Tallapoosa County.

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

Alexander City   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Auburn   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Camp Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Dadeville   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Eclectic   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 
Erie - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Notasulga   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 
Tuskegee   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Shiloh Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Frank McGuire Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Guthrie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Harper Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Holley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
John Johnston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 
Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Meadows - Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Old Sharon Primitive Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Pentecost Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Red Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Reeltown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Rowells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Roxana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Roxanna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Salem Macon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Spain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Tallapoosa County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Shiloh Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Shiloh Cemetery.

Agricola   [Map]East Tallassee   [Map]Notasulga   [Map]
Alkehatchee   [Map]Erie   [Map]Our Town   [Map]
Auburn   [Map]Franklin   [Map]Reeltown   [Map]
Benson   [Map]Jacksons' Gap   [Map]Ridgewood Village   [Map]
The Bottle   [Map]Kent   [Map]Slaughters   [Map]
Camp Hill   [Map]Liberty City   [Map]Tallapoosa City   [Map]
Dadeville   [Map]Loachapoka   [Map]Tallassee   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Shiloh Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Tallapoosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harris County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Muscogee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Tallapoosa County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Tallapoosa 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 #126720   (Name of Record: Shiloh Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tallapoosa
Lat: 32.6973531     Lon: -85.7346785   [Map]
Elev: 215         Map Name: Thornton

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6972, Longitude: -85.7341     [Map].

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