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Center Grove Cemetery
(Cullman County, Alabama)


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

The Center Grove Cemetery is located in Cullman County. The county seat for Cullman County is located in Cullman.

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

Lat:   34.2593°   (34° 15' 33")

Lon:   -86.7600°   (-86° 45' 36")

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


 

  Center Grove Cemetery  


  Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  Fairview Cemetery
  Union Hill Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  Eva Cemetery
  Brindley Cemetery
  Daniels Chapel Cemetery
  Concord Cemetery
  Enon Cemetery
  Mt. Vernon Cemetery
  Hamby Chapel Cemetery
  Simcoe Cemetery
  Etha Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Canaan Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Flint Creek Cemetery
  Oak Level Cemetery
  Vinemont Cemetery
  St. Bernard Abbey Cemetery
  Lawrence Chapel Cemetery
  East Point Cemetery
  Fairview Cemetery
  Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  Duck Creek Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Center Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brindley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Childers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Daniels Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Duck Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
East Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Etha Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eva Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flint Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gum Pond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hamby Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lawrence Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lawrence Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lystra Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope #2 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Level Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sacred Heart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Bernard Abbey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simcoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vinemont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Welcome Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Center Grove Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Center Grove Cemetery.

Arab   [Map]Garden City   [Map]Lacon   [Map]
Baileyton   [Map]Good Hope   [Map]Logan   [Map]
Blountsville   [Map]Gum Springs   [Map]Pine Lake Village   [Map]
Cullman   [Map]Hanceville   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
Dodge City   [Map]Hartselle   [Map]South Vinemont   [Map]
East Point   [Map]Hog Jaw   [Map]Summit   [Map]
Eva   [Map]Holly Pond   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
Fairview   [Map]Hulaco   [Map]West Point   [Map]
Falkville   [Map]Joppa   [Map]White City   [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 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 Center Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cullman County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Colbert 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    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale 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    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby 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    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1730283   (Name of Record: Center Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cullman
Lat: 34.2592635     Lon: -86.7599992   [Map]
Elev: 293         Map Name: Eva

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Cullman County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.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: 34.2593, Longitude: -86.7600     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Center Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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