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Pleasant Home Cemetery
(Santa Rosa County, Florida)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Pleasant Home 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 Pleasant Home Cemetery...

The Pleasant Home Cemetery is located in Santa Rosa County. The county seat for Santa Rosa County is located in Milton.

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

Lat:   30.7369°   (30° 44' 12")

Lon:   -86.8613°   (-86° 51' 40")

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

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


 

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Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Pleasant Home Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Santa Rosa County.

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

Bagdad   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Crestview   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County
 
Fort Walton Beach   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County
 
Jay   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Milligan   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County
 
Milton   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Molino   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 - Located in Escambia County
 
Navarre   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Valparaiso   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pleasant Home Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Ates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County
 
Carr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County
 
Chavers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Flowers Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Griffith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County
 
Hickory Hammock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County
 
Lewis Williams Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Lewis Williams Memorial Cemetery (FAG ID #72766)
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Milton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
New Canoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County
 
Old Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Otahite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County
 - Location is estimated<5>
 
Serenity Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Sullivan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery
 
Welcome Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Home Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pleasant Home Cemetery.

Bagdad   [Map]Garden City   [Map]Milton   [Map]
Baker   [Map]Harold   [Map]Navarre   [Map]
Belandville   [Map]Holt   [Map]Ocean City   [Map]
Bradley (AL)   [Map]Hurlburt Field   [Map]Otahite   [Map]
Cannon Town   [Map]Jay   [Map]Pace   [Map]
Crestview   [Map]Mary Esther   [Map]Riverview (AL)   [Map]
Galt City   [Map]Milligan   [Map]Wing (AL)   [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 - 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 Pleasant Home Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Florida:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Santa Rosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baldwin County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conecuh County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Escambia County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Geneva County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Okaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Florida:

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

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 Florida

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Pleasant Home 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 Pleasant Home Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #301628   (Name of Record: Pleasant Home Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Santa Rosa
Lat: 30.7368562     Lon: -86.861349   [Map]
Elev: 46         Map Name: Floridale

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Santa Rosa County: www.co.santa-rosa.fl.us/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/



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: 30.7369, Longitude: -86.8613     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pleasant Home Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pleasant Home 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 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.

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<4>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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<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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