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(Clarke County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Turner 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 Turner Cemetery...

The Turner Cemetery is located in Clarke County. The county seat for Clarke County is located in Grove Hill.

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

Lat:   31.8365°   (31° 50' 11")

Lon:   -88.1389°   (-88° 8' 20")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Turner 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 Turner Cemetery.

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


 

  Turner Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Bladon Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Butler   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Turner Cemetery
 
Barrytown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Bladon Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Coffeeville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Turner Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Hatchet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Turner Cemetery
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Turner Cemetery
 
Kiels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Turner Cemetery
 
Little Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
McDowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Moores Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Mosley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Turner Cemetery
 
Trotter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Turner Cemetery
 
Ulcanush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Turner Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Turner Cemetery
 
West Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Turner Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Womack Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Turner Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Turner Cemetery.

Aquilla   [Map]Coffeeville   [Map]Millry   [Map]
Bigbee   [Map]Cullomburg   [Map]Morvin   [Map]
Bladon Springs   [Map]Fakit Chipunta   [Map]Needham   [Map]
Bolinger   [Map]Frankville   [Map]Putnam   [Map]
Butler   [Map]Gilbertown   [Map]Salitpa   [Map]
Campbell   [Map]Melvin   [Map]Silas   [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 helpful 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 Turner Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Clarke County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baldwin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marengo 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    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jasper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jones County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #128190   (Name of Record: Turner Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Clarke
Lat: 31.8365438     Lon: -88.1389008   [Map]
Elev: 50         Map Name: Coffeeville Lock And Dam

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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: 31.8365, Longitude: -88.1389     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Turner Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Turner 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' distance that starts 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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