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Cooper Cemetery
(Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Cooper 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 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 Cooper Cemetery...

The Cooper 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 Cooper Cemetery

Lat:   33.3932°   (33° 23' 35")

Lon:   -87.5428°   (-87° 32' 34")

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

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


 

  Cooper Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 39 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Cooper Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Tuscaloosa County.

Arbor Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Bone Camp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Carrolls Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Cowden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Cripple Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Edmondson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Harkey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Haygood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Hendrix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Hendrix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
McGuire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Nazareth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Old Prewitte Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Oregonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Piney Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Piney Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Pole Bridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Popular Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Prewitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Sand Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Simpson - Cain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Utley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Walton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Watkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Winters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Winters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Yellow Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cooper Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cooper Cemetery.

Alberta City   [Map]Cottondale   [Map]Northport   [Map]
Berry   [Map]Echola   [Map]Peterson   [Map]
Brookwood   [Map]Elrod   [Map]Sahama Village   [Map]
Buhl   [Map]Holt   [Map]Samantha   [Map]
Bull City   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]Tuscaloosa   [Map]
Coaling   [Map]Kellerman   [Map]Wood Village   [Map]
Coker   [Map]Lake Front 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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites 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 Cooper Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Tuscaloosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Sumter 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    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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 Cooper 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 Cooper Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #116576   (Name of Record: Cooper Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.3931708     Lon: -87.5427835   [Map]
Elev: 137         Map Name: Lake Tuscaloosa North

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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: 33.3932, Longitude: -87.5428     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cooper Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cooper 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 starting 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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