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(Quitman County, Georgia)


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Profile for the St. Paul Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Saint Paul 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 St. Paul Cemetery...

The St. Paul Cemetery is located in Quitman County. The county seat for Quitman County is located in Georgetown.

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

Lat:   31.8121°   (31° 48' 43")

Lon:   -85.0344°   (-85° 2' 3")

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

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


 

  St. Paul Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Abbeville   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County (AL)
 
Cuthbert   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County
 
Edison   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Eufaula   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County (AL)
 
Fort Gaines   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Paul Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County
 
Fairview Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County (AL)
 
Green Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 
Methvin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Mt. Gilead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County (AL)
 
Mt. Olive Missioanry Baptist CHurch Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Henry County (AL)
 
New Lowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
New Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County (AL)
 
Old Pataula Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 
Pataula Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Pine Grove Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County (AL)
 
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County
 
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Find-A-Grave<5> entry for the St. James Cemetery (FAG ID #36749)
 
Sardis Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County (AL)
 
Shady Grove AME Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Shady Grove AME Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2233598)
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 
Shorte Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County (AL)
 
Springvale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the St. Paul Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the St. Paul Cemetery.

Abbeville (AL)   [Map]Cottonton (AL)   [Map]Lumpkin   [Map]
Baker Hill (AL)   [Map]Cuthbert   [Map]Morris   [Map]
Bellville   [Map]Edison   [Map]Mount Zion   [Map]
Big Eddy (AL)   [Map]Eufaula (AL)   [Map]Omaha   [Map]
Bluffton   [Map]Fort Gaines   [Map]Screamer (AL)   [Map]
Clayton (AL)   [Map]Georgetown   [Map]Shellman   [Map]
Coleman   [Map]Graball (AL)   [Map]Shorterville (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 begin with 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 St. Paul Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Quitman 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    
Bullock County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Coffee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dale 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    
Lee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Baker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattahoochee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay 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    
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    
Muscogee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Schley 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    
Webster County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Georgia,     of Quitman 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 St. Paul 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 St. Paul Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #350551   (Name of Record: Saint Paul Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Quitman
Lat: 31.8121066     Lon: -85.0343727   [Map]
Elev: 119         Map Name: Hatcher

Other Roadside Stops ...



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About Quitman 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: 31.8121, Longitude: -85.0344     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Paul Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for St. Paul 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 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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<4>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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<5>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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