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(Walker County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Dozier 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 the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the Dozier Cemetery...

The Dozier Cemetery is located in Walker County. The county seat for Walker County is located in Jasper.

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

Lat:   33.9234°   (33° 55' 24")

Lon:   -87.6242°   (-87° 37' 27")

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

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


 

  Dozier Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 51 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Dozier Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beasley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Box Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Coalbed Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dozier Cemetery
 
Colburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Dozier Cemetery
 
Crossroads Church of Christ Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Dutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Elm Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Glen Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Hallmark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Holcomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Johnson School House Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Liberty Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Dozier Cemetery
 
McCollum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Miles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dozier Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
New River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
New River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
New River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Norris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dozier Cemetery
 
Old Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
O'Mary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Philadelphia Deliverance Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dozier Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Rowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dozier Cemetery
 
Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dozier Cemetery
 
Sleepy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dozier Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dozier Cemetery
 
Sprinkle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Tidwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Tidwell Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Tucker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Walden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dozier Cemetery
 
Walker Baccus Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Weeks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Whites Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dozier Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Dozier Cemetery.

Bazemore   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Nauvoo   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Carbon Hill   [Map]Kansas   [Map]Slicklizzard   [Map]
Eldridge   [Map]Lynn   [Map]Townley   [Map]
Farriss   [Map]Natural Bridge   [Map]Twin   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites 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 Dozier Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Walker County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colbert 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    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan 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      
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       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      
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #163890   (Name of Record: Dozier Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Walker
Lat: 33.9234389     Lon: -87.6241836   [Map]
Elev: 191         Map Name: Carbon Hill

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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: 33.9234, Longitude: -87.6242     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Dozier Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Dozier 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 starting in . 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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