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Glover Cemetery
(Fayette County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Glover 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 Glover Cemetery...

The Glover Cemetery is located in Fayette County. The county seat for Fayette County is located in Fayette.

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

Lat:   33.7107°   (33° 42' 38")

Lon:   -87.8184°   (-87° 49' 6")

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


 

  Glover Cemetery  


  Shady Grove Cemetery
  Oakwood Cemetery
  Housh Chapel Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Elbethel Cemetery
  Pisgah Cemetery
  Mt. Lebanon Cemetery
  Fayette City Cemetery
  Shirley Cemetery
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
  Porter Cemetery
  Colvin Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
  Bankhead Cemetery
  Rehobeth Cemetery
  Whitson Cemetery
  Harper Cemetery
  Oak Grove Cemetery
  Mt. Lebanon Cemetery
  New Friendship Cemetery
  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Rocky Mount Cemetery
  Fowler Cemetery
  Caines Ridge Cemetery
  Mt. Vernon Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

All of the following cemeteries are located in Fayette County.

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bankhead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Caines Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Colvin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elbethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fayette City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gilpin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hollingsworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Housh Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Palestine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Phillips Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rehobeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shirley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wesleys Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glover Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Glover Cemetery.

Bankston   [Map]Eldridge   [Map]Kirkland   [Map]
Bazemore   [Map]Fayette   [Map]Millport   [Map]
Beaverton   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Patton Junction   [Map]
Berry   [Map]Guin   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Bluff   [Map]Hightogy   [Map]Rossland City   [Map]
Carbon Hill   [Map]Kansas   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Corona   [Map]Kennedy   [Map]Vernon   [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 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 - 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 Glover Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Fayette County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin 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    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa 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    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe 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 Fayette County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Fayette 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 Glover 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 Glover Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158514   (Name of Record: Glover Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fayette
Lat: 33.7106644     Lon: -87.8183521   [Map]
Elev: 110         Map Name: Fayette

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Fayette County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 33.7107, Longitude: -87.8184     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Glover Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Glover 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 stretches from . 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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