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Cedar Grove Cemetery
(Blount County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Cedar Grove Cemetery 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 Cedar Grove Cemetery...

The Cedar Grove Cemetery is located in Blount County. The county seat for Blount County is located in Oneonta.

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

Lat:   33.9070°   (33° 54' 25")

Lon:   -86.7883°   (-86° 47' 17")

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

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, the majority 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 locations should have been definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary.


 

  Cedar Grove Cemetery  


  Beech Grove Cemetery
  Graves Gap Cemetery
  Laodicea Cemetery
  Union Grove Cemetery
  Fairview West Cemetery
  Arkadelphia Cemetery
  Garden City Cemetery
  Pine Bluff Cemetery
  Curl Cemetery
  Harmony Cemetery
  Shelton Grove Cemetery
  Elvester Cemetery
  Guinns Cove Cemetery
  Enon Cemetery
  Tedder Cemetery
  Vandiver Cemetery
  Damascus Cemetery
  Lilly Chapel Cemetery
  Union Hill Cemetery
  Cain Creek Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Warrior Cemetery
   Location verified
  Mt. Joy Cemetery
  Brewer Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Morris Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Cedar Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arkadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brewer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cain Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Curl Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Damascus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elvester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garden City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Graves Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guinns Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Laodicea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lilly Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Joy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Bluff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shelton Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tedder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vandiver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Warrior Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Warrior Cemetery (FAG ID #1970286)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Arkadelphia   [Map]Deavers   [Map]Morris   [Map]
Baltimore   [Map]Dodge City   [Map]Nectar   [Map]
Bangor   [Map]Garden City   [Map]Red Hill   [Map]
Blount Springs   [Map]Gum Springs   [Map]Remlap   [Map]
Bremen   [Map]Hanceville   [Map]Selfville   [Map]
Colony   [Map]Hayden   [Map]Smoke Rise   [Map]
Corner   [Map]Kimberly   [Map]Trafford   [Map]
County Line   [Map]Locust Fork   [Map]Warrior   [Map]
Crosston   [Map]Majestic   [Map]White City   [Map]
Dallas   [Map]Masseyline   [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 - 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 Cedar Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Blount County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega 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    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #115779   (Name of Record: Cedar Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Blount
Lat: 33.9070449     Lon: -86.7883296   [Map]
Elev: 172         Map Name: Blount Springs

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Blount County: www.co.blount.al.us/

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: 33.9070, Longitude: -86.7883     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cedar Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cedar Grove 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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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