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Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
(Hale County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Whitsitt - Perry 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 Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery...

The Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery is located in Hale County. The county seat for Hale County is located in Greensboro.

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

Lat:   32.8740°   (32° 52' 26")

Lon:   -87.6078°   (-87° 36' 28")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Whitsitt - Perry 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 Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery.

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


 

  Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hale County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery.

Eutaw   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Forkland   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Greensboro   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Moundville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Tuscaloosa   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North (N) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Burrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Burroughs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Chambers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
China Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Five Mile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Greenleaf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Havana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Holley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Martin Mission Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Mileous Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Ramey Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Rhodes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Springhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Star of Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Tucker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
 
Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]Eutaw   [Map]Newbern   [Map]
Alberta City   [Map]Forkland   [Map]Oak Village   [Map]
Arcola   [Map]Foster's   [Map]Phipps   [Map]
Clinton   [Map]Greensboro   [Map]Ralph   [Map]
Coaling   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]Sahama Village   [Map]
Cottondale   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Sawyerville   [Map]
Duncanville   [Map]Marion   [Map]Union   [Map]
Egypt   [Map]Moundville   [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 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 Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Hale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bibb 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    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158597   (Name of Record: Whitsitt-Perry Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hale
Lat: 32.8740159     Lon: -87.6077847   [Map]
Elev: 134         Map Name: Ingram

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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: 32.8740, Longitude: -87.6078     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Whitsitt - Perry 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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