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The location of Blount Peavy Cemetery









A visit to the Blount Peavy Cemetery ...

The location of the Blount Peavy Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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 six sections:

The Location of the Blount Peavy Cemetery ...

The Blount Peavy Cemetery is located in Meriwether County. The county seat for Meriwether County is located in Greenville.

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

Lat:   33.0523°   (33° 3' 8")

Lon:   -84.7413°   (-84° 44' 28")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Blount Peavy Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
BaughanStrozier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Branch Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Clemens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Cousins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Florence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Greenville Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Greer & Robertson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Marchman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Mathews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
McLaughin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Milam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Mt. Pilgrim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Mountville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Troup County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Needmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Ogletree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Ollie Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Possum Trot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Red Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Tigner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Woodward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Blount Peavy Cemetery.

Asta Village   [Map]     Luthersville   [Map]    
Barker Spring   [Map]     Manchester   [Map]    
Brays Lakeview   [Map]     Molena   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Moreland   [Map]    
Corinth   [Map]     Mountville   [Map]    
Gay   [Map]     Pine Mountain Valley   [Map]    
Grantville   [Map]     Pine Mountain   [Map]    
Greenville   [Map]     Pioneer Village   [Map]    
Haralson   [Map]     Shiloh   [Map]    
Harris City   [Map]     Smith City   [Map]    
Hilltop   [Map]     Turin   [Map]    
Hogansville   [Map]     Warm Springs   [Map]    
LaGrange   [Map]     Woodbury   [Map]    
Lone Oak   [Map]      

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Greenville   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Hogansville   [Map]
 - Located in Troup County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
LaGrange   [Map]
 - Located in Troup County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Manchester   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery
 
Warm Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blount Peavy Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Blount Peavy Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Meriwether County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Chambers County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleburne County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lee County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Randolph County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Russell County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Tallapoosa County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Butts County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Carroll County:     Cyndi's
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Chattahoochee County:     Cyndi's
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Clayton County:     Cyndi's
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Cobb County:     Cyndi's
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Coweta County:     Cyndi's
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Crawford County:     Cyndi's
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DeKalb County:     Cyndi's
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Douglas County:     Cyndi's
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Fayette County:     Cyndi's
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Fulton County:     Cyndi's
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Harris County:     Cyndi's
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Heard County:     Cyndi's
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Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Lamar County:     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Muscogee County:     Cyndi's
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Paulding County:     Cyndi's
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Pike County:     Cyndi's
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Spalding County:     Cyndi's
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Talbot County:     Cyndi's
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Taylor County:     Cyndi's
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Troup County:     Cyndi's
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Upson County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Georgia,
Cemeteries of Meriwether 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 Blount Peavy 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 Blount Peavy Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #354773   (Name of Record: Blount Peavy Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Meriwether
Lat: 33.0523475     Lon: -84.7413191   [Map]
Elev: 275         Map Name: Greenville

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Blount Peavy Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0523, Longitude: -84.7413     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Blount Peavy Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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