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Dodd Cemetery
(Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Dodd 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 Dodd Cemetery...

The Dodd 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 Dodd Cemetery

Lat:   33.2143°   (33° 12' 51")

Lon:   -87.6739°   (-87° 40' 26")

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


 

  Dodd Cemetery  


  Guy Cemetery
  Williamson Cemetery
  Guy Cemetery
  Geer Cemetery
  AME Church Cemetery
  Pate Cemetery
  Big Creek Cemetery
  Spring Hill Cemetery
  Jennings Chapel Cemetery
  Greenwood Cemetery
  Flatwoods Cemetery
  Caledonia Cemetery
  Cornelius Chapel #1 Cemetery
  Union Grove Cemetery
  Cornelius Chapel #2 Cemetery
  West Highland Memorial Cemetery
  Old Liberty Cemetery
  Winn Cemetery
  Coker Cemetery
  Beautiful Zion Cemetery
  Stone Cemetery
  Pine Ridge Cemetery
  Rices Hill Cemetery
  Robertson Cemetery
  Parker Cemetery
  Liberty Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 48 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Dodd Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Tuscaloosa County.

AME Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beautiful Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Caledonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Coker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cornelius Chapel #1 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cornelius Chapel #2 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dry Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flatwoods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Geer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hawthorne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jennings Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Parker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pool Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Popular Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rices Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robertson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robertson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Romulus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sand Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shirley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Springer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sunset Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Watkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
West Highland Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williamson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Winn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dodd Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Dodd 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 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Dodd Cemetery.

Alberta City   [Map]Gordo   [Map]Peterson   [Map]
Buhl   [Map]Holt   [Map]Ralph   [Map]
Coker   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]Sahama Village   [Map]
Cottondale   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Samantha   [Map]
Echola   [Map]Lake Front Village   [Map]Tuscaloosa   [Map]
Elrod   [Map]Moundville   [Map]Wood Village   [Map]
Foster's   [Map]Northport   [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 - 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 Dodd 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    
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    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion 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 Dodd 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 Dodd Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #155531   (Name of Record: Dodd Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.2142854     Lon: -87.6738987   [Map]
Elev: 57         Map Name: Coker

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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: 33.2143, Longitude: -87.6739     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Dodd Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Dodd 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 that starts 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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