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(Pike County, Georgia)


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Profile for the Ackiss Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Ackiss 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 Ackiss Cemetery...

The Ackiss Cemetery is located in Pike County. The county seat for Pike County is located in Zebulon.

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

Lat:   33.1432°   (33° 8' 35")

Lon:   -84.4869°   (-84° 29' 12")

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

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


 

  Ackiss Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Greenville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Meriwether County
 
Griffin   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Spalding County
 
Peachtree City   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Senoia   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Zebulon   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ackiss Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 41 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Ackiss Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Banks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Barron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Meriwether County
 
Beckham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Spalding County
 
Blanton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Spalding County
 
Bush Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Coggin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Connally Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Meriwether County
 
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Crouch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Meriwether County
 
Curtis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Driver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Fairfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Flat Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Fossett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Gay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Meriwether County
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Haralson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Haralson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Head Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Meriwether County
 
Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Hollonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Johnston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Keith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Meriwether County
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Mann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Meriwether County
 
Milner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Old Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Meriwether County
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Powder Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Riggins - Bagwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Shoal Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Thrash Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Meriwether County
 
Thrash Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 - Located in Meriwether County
 
Williamson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ackiss Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ackiss Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Ackiss Cemetery.

Barker Spring   [Map]Harris City   [Map]Senoia   [Map]
Brooks   [Map]Hilltop   [Map]Sharpsburg   [Map]
Concord   [Map]Inman   [Map]Smith City   [Map]
East Griffin   [Map]Jade Lake Village   [Map]Sunny Side   [Map]
Experiment   [Map]Luthersville   [Map]Sunset Village   [Map]
Gay   [Map]Meansville   [Map]Turin   [Map]
Greenville   [Map]Milner   [Map]Williamson   [Map]
Griffin   [Map]Molena   [Map]Woodbury   [Map]
Hannahs Mill   [Map]Orchard Hill   [Map]Woolsey   [Map]
Haralson   [Map]Peachtree City   [Map]Zebulon   [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 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 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 Ackiss Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pike County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Chambers County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butts County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clayton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cobb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coweta County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crawford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Douglas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Glynn County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gwinnett County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harris County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Heard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jasper County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jones County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meriwether County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Muscogee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Newton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Paulding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Spalding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talbot County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Taylor County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Upson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

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

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 Georgia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Ackiss 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 Ackiss Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #346389   (Name of Record: Ackiss Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pike
Lat: 33.1431793     Lon: -84.4868689   [Map]
Elev: 251         Map Name: Hollonville

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.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: 33.1432, Longitude: -84.4869     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ackiss Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Ackiss 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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