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(Baldwin County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Silverhill Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Silverhill Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Silverhill Cemetery...

The Silverhill Cemetery is located in Baldwin County. The county seat for Baldwin County is located in Bay Minette.

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

Lat:   30.5594°   (30° 33' 33")

Lon:   -87.7689°   (-87° 46' 8")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Silverhill Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

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

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


 

  Silverhill Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Silverhill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Baldwin County.

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

Daphne   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Fairhope   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Gulf Shores   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Mobile   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 - Located in Mobile County
 
Robertsdale   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Silverhill Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Silverhill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Baldwin County.

Baldwin Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Belforest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Brook Cedron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Christ the King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Confederate Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Coopers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
D'Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Dyes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Fairhope Colony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Fairhope Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Friends Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Hall Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Hinote Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Malbis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Montrose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Mt. Aid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Pine Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Summerdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Timney South River Park Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Twin Beach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Silverhill Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Silverhill Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Silverhill Cemetery.

Bromley   [Map]Foley   [Map]Point Clear   [Map]
Clay City   [Map]Loxley   [Map]Robertsdale   [Map]
Daphne   [Map]Magnolia Springs   [Map]Silverhill   [Map]
Elberta   [Map]Montrose   [Map]Spanish Fort   [Map]
Fairhope   [Map]Park City   [Map]Stapleton   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Silverhill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Baldwin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mobile County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Escambia County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Santa Rosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
George County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #126859   (Name of Record: Silverhill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Baldwin
Lat: 30.5593601     Lon: -87.7688786   [Map]
Elev: 41         Map Name: Silverhill

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5594, Longitude: -87.7689     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Silverhill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Silverhill Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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