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Curry Grove Cemetery
(Hale County, Alabama)


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

The Curry Grove Cemetery is located in Hale County. The county seat for Hale County is located in Greensboro.

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

Lat:   32.5596°   (32° 33' 34")

Lon:   -87.5547°   (-87° 33' 16")

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


 

  Curry Grove Cemetery  


  St. Marys Cemetery
  Alexander Cemetery
  Terrell Cemetery
  Morrissette Cemetery
  Washington Cemetery
  Hunter Chapel Cemetery
  St. Pauls Cemetery
  Tunstall Cemetery
  Turpin Cemetery
  Fowler Cemetery
  Newbern Cemetery
  Cottrell Cemetery
  Hatch Cemetery
  Allenville Cemetery
  Casemore Cemetery
  Greer Cemetery
  McCreary Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Midway Cemetery
  Blanks Cemetery
  Alex Chapel Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Pickens Cemetery
  Oak Grove Cemetery
  Rosemount Cemetery
  Willis - Scott Cemetery
  Holy Cross Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Curry Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Agnew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Agnew Cemetery (FAG ID #2589550)

Alex Chapel Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Alex Chapel Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2187008)

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Allenville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marengo County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Casemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cottrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hatch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hunter Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCreary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morrissette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Newbern Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pickens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rosemount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tunstall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turpin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walthill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Willis - Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Curry Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Curry Grove Cemetery.

Arcola   [Map]Gallion   [Map]Safford   [Map]
Browns   [Map]Greensboro   [Map]Sawyerville   [Map]
Crenshaw   [Map]Marion Junction   [Map]Sprott   [Map]
Dayton   [Map]Marion   [Map]Thomaston   [Map]
Demopolis   [Map]Newbern   [Map]Uniontown   [Map]
Faunsdale   [Map]Prairieville   [Map]The Village   [Map]
Forkland   [Map]Providence   [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 Curry Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
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    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes 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    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #116978   (Name of Record: Curry Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hale
Lat: 32.5595781     Lon: -87.5547264   [Map]
Elev: 52         Map Name: Newbern

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 32.5596, Longitude: -87.5547     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Curry Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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