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Aliceville Memorial Gardens
(Pickens County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Aliceville Memorial Gardens have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misplaced, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized this page based upon 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens...

Aliceville Memorial Gardens is located in Pickens County. The county seat for Pickens County is located in Carrollton.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens

Lat:   33.1565°   (33° 9' 23")

Lon:   -88.1792°   (-88° 10' 45")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Aliceville Memorial Gardens 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 Aliceville Memorial Gardens.

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

On the map below, all of the marker locations have been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While the values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary. We have not yet verified the accuracy of the following markers.


 

  Aliceville Memorial Gardens  


  Brooks Cemetery
  Mt. Hebron Cemetery
  New Cumberland Cemetery
  New Cemetery
  Spiller Cemetery
  Franconia Cemetery
  Upper Cemetery
  Oak Hill Cemetery
  St. John Cemetery
  Memphis Cemetery
  Lower Cemetery
  Blubber Cemetery
  Pilgrim Rest Cemetery
  Cedar Grove Cemetery
  Mt. Sinal Cemetery
  Fowler Cemetery
  Fleming Cemetery
  Miller Place Cemetery
  Union Chapel Cemetery
  Gardner Cemetery
  Bigbee Cemetery
  Bethany Cemetery
  Unity Cemetery
  McCaa Cemetery
  Bradford Cemetery
  Trantham Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Pickens County.

Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bigbee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blubber Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bradford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fleming Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Franconia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCaa Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memphis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Sinal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Cumberland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spiller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Trantham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Unity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Upper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
William Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens.

Aliceville   [Map]Gordo   [Map]Panola   [Map]
Beaver Town   [Map]Macedonia   [Map]Pickensville   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Macon (MS)   [Map]Reform   [Map]
Clinton   [Map]McMullen   [Map]Stafford   [Map]
Ethelsville   [Map]McShan   [Map]Union   [Map]
Geiger   [Map]Memphis   [Map]West Greene   [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 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 Aliceville Memorial Gardens:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Pickens County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Neshoba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Oktibbeha County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Aliceville Memorial Gardens ...

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 Aliceville Memorial Gardens.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #112989   (Name of Record: Aliceville Memorial Gardens)

Class: cemetery
County: Pickens
Lat: 33.1565123     Lon: -88.1791959   [Map]
Elev: 79         Map Name: Aliceville North

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Pickens County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.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: 33.1565, Longitude: -88.1792     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Aliceville Memorial Gardens have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Aliceville Memorial Gardens 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 stretches from . 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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