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(Monroe County, Mississippi)


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Profile for the Pleasant Hill Cemetery ...

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

The Pleasant Hill Cemetery is located in Monroe County. The county seat for Monroe County is located in Aberdeen.

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

Lat:   33.8321°   (33° 49' 55")

Lon:   -88.3875°   (-88° 23' 15")

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

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


 

  Pleasant Hill Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Aberdeen   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Amory   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Columbus   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 
Cotton Gin Port - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Guin   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County (AL)
 
Kennedy   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County (AL)
 
Millport   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County (AL)
 
Nettleton   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Okolona   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Chickasaw County
 
Sulligent   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County (AL)
 
Vernon   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County (AL)
 
West Point   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Beeks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Boggan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Buckingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Camp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Cockerham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Crenshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Easter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Easter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Egger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 
Gilleylen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Gilleylen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Greenbrier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Lackey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Marchbanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Moss & Reed Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Pleasant Grove Cemetery (FAG ID #240346)
 
Posey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Sartor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Seely Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Seely Cemetery (FAG ID #1474223)
 
Sullivan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
 
Walters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Aberdeen   [Map]Detroit (AL)   [Map]Okolona   [Map]
Amory   [Map]Egypt   [Map]Smithville   [Map]
Beaverton (AL)   [Map]Gattman   [Map]Sulligent (AL)   [Map]
Caledonia   [Map]Hatley   [Map]Vernon (AL)   [Map]
Columbus   [Map]Hightogy (AL)   [Map]Vinton   [Map]
Cotton Gin Port   [Map]Nettleton   [Map]West Point   [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 helpful 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 Pleasant Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Monroe County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Fayette County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chickasaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noxubee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Oktibbeha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pontotoc County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prentiss County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Webster County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

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

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 Mississippi

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Pleasant Hill 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 Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #676055   (Name of Record: Pleasant Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Monroe
Lat: 33.8320563     Lon: -88.3875397   [Map]
Elev: 120         Map Name: Amory SW

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Monroe County: www.monroecountyms.org

The official website for State of Mississippi: www.ms.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: 33.8321, Longitude: -88.3875     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pleasant Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pleasant Hill 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 drawn 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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