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(Lawrence County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Bobo 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 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the Bobo Cemetery...

The Bobo Cemetery is located in Lawrence County. The county seat for Lawrence County is located in Moulton.

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

Lat:   34.6795°   (34° 40' 46")

Lon:   -87.1681°   (-87° 10' 5")

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

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


 

  Bobo Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Courtland   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Moulton   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Rogersville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 
Town Creek   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of the Bobo Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 55 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Bobo Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andrew Garth Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Barclay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Benford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Binford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Brides Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Burt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Clardy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Cottingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Cramer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Early Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Elliott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Elliott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Ennix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Flower Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Foster - Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Gordon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Graves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Grayson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Hacklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Hampton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Jobe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Lile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Lile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Mason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
McBride Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Minor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Neville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Newman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Peck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Penny Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Pointer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Poplar Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Rainwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Riddle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Ripley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Shackelford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Swoope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Swoope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Swoope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Trotter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Vaughan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bobo Cemetery
 
Wimbley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bobo Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County

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 Bobo Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]Dells Vista Shores   [Map]Moulton   [Map]
Belle Mina   [Map]Estep   [Map]North Courtland   [Map]
Belleview   [Map]Flint City   [Map]Oakville   [Map]
Cairo   [Map]Garner   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Cedar Hill   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Rogersville   [Map]
Chalybeate Springs   [Map]Hatton   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Courtland   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]Town Creek   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Moulton Heights   [Map]Trinity   [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 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 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 Bobo Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lawrence County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #114644   (Name of Record: Bobo Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lawrence
Lat: 34.6795348     Lon: -87.1680712   [Map]
Elev: 180         Map Name: Hillsboro

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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: 34.6795, Longitude: -87.1681     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bobo Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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