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(Baker County, Georgia)


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Profile for the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Mount Pleasant 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 Mt. Pleasant Cemetery...

The Mt. Pleasant Cemetery is located in Baker County. The county seat for Baker County is located in Newton.

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

Lat:   31.4477°   (31° 26' 51")

Lon:   -84.4616°   (-84° 27' 41")

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

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


 

  Mt. Pleasant Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Albany   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Dougherty County
 
Camilla   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Mitchell County
 
Dawson   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Terrell County
 
Edison   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Leary   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Newton   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Leary City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Mossy Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Dougherty County
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
St. Lukes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
St. Marys Land Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Dougherty County
 
Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Stephen Bush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 
Tarva Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 
Whitehill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
 - Located in Dougherty County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

Albany   [Map]Dawson   [Map]Palmyra   [Map]
Arlington   [Map]Douglasville   [Map]Pecan City   [Map]
Baconton   [Map]East Towne   [Map]Putney   [Map]
Bancroft   [Map]Edison   [Map]Sasser   [Map]
Bluffton   [Map]Eleanor Village   [Map]Shellman   [Map]
Camilla   [Map]Elon Village   [Map]Tompkins Village   [Map]
Colonial Village   [Map]Leary   [Map]Turner City   [Map]
Colquitt   [Map]Morgan   [Map]West Town   [Map]
Damascus   [Map]Newton   [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 Mt. Pleasant Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Baker County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colquitt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crisp County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Decatur County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dougherty County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Early County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grady County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Miller County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mitchell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Quitman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Seminole County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stewart County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Terrell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Thomas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tift County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Turner County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Webster County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Worth County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Georgia,     of Baker 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 Mt. Pleasant 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 Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #318820   (Name of Record: Mount Pleasant Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Baker
Lat: 31.4476762     Lon: -84.4615785   [Map]
Elev: 55         Map Name: Bermuda

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Georgia

About Baker County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 31.4477, Longitude: -84.4616     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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