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Cedar Oak Cemetery
(Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)


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

The Cedar Oak Cemetery is located in Tuscaloosa County. The county seat for Tuscaloosa County is located in Tuscaloosa.

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

Lat:   33.1543°   (33° 9' 15")

Lon:   -87.5567°   (-87° 33' 24")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Cedar Oak 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 Oak 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, 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.


 

  Cedar Oak Cemetery  


  Stone Cemetery
  Darden Cemetery
  Rices Hill Cemetery
  Memory Hill Gardens
  Robertson Chapel Cemetery
  Shake Rag Cemetery
  Williamson Cemetery
  Jerusalem Cemetery
  The Old Cemetery
  Liberty Cemetery
  Evergreen Cemetery
  Taylorville Cemetery
  Greenwood Cemetery
  Gilgal Cemetery
  Alberta Cemetery
  Little Sandy Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
  Oak Grove Cemetery
  Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
  Friendship Cemetery
  West Highland Memorial Cemetery
  Big Sandy Cemetery
  Beautiful Zion Cemetery
  Big Sandy Cemetery
  Pine Ridge Cemetery
  Center Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 40 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Cedar Oak Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Tuscaloosa County.

Alberta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beautiful Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chambers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cottondale Nature Garden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Darden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dodd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dry Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gilgal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hulls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jennings Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memory Hill Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rices Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robertson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shake Rag Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shirley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sunset Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylorville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
The Old Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tuscaloosa Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
West Highland Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williamson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Oak Cemetery
 - 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 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cedar Oak Cemetery.

Alberta City   [Map]Duncanville   [Map]Northport   [Map]
Brookwood   [Map]Foster's   [Map]Peterson   [Map]
Buhl   [Map]Holt   [Map]Ralph   [Map]
Coaling   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]Sahama Village   [Map]
Coker   [Map]Lake Front Village   [Map]Tuscaloosa   [Map]
Cottondale   [Map]Moundville   [Map]Wood Village   [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 first turn to 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 Cedar Oak Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Tuscaloosa 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    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas 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    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee 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    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #115808   (Name of Record: Cedar Oak Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.1542866     Lon: -87.5566729   [Map]
Elev: 55         Map Name: Tuscaloosa

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Tuscaloosa County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.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: 33.1543, Longitude: -87.5567     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cedar Oak Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cedar Oak 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.

- Return to Citation

<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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