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Hargrove Cemetery
(Pickens County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Hargrove 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 Hargrove Cemetery...

The Hargrove Cemetery is located in Pickens County. The county seat for Pickens County is located in Carrollton.

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

Lat:   33.3507°   (33° 21' 2")

Lon:   -87.9161°   (-87° 54' 57")

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


 

  Hargrove Cemetery  


  Doublebranches Cemetery
  Greenhill Memorial Gardens
  Zion Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  New Doublebranches Cemetery
  Gordo City Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Sand Springs Cemetery
  Shady Grove Cemetery
  Browns Chapel Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Holly Springs Cemetery
  Hannah Cemetery
  Thrasher Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
   Location verified
  Linebarge Cemetery
  Crossroads Cemetery
  Arbor Springs Cemetery
  Graham Cemetery
  Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery
  Fellowship Cemetery
  Elmore Cemetery
  Freeman Cemetery
  Center Springs Cemetery
  Greenhill Memorial Gardens
  Oak Grove Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Arbor Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Browns Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Doublebranches Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dunns Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flatwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Glen Echo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gordo City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenhill Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenhill Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hannah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Hopewell Cemetery (FAG ID #23526)

Linebarge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Doublebranches Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Dunn Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Sand Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thrasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hargrove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Hargrove Cemetery.

Aliceville   [Map]Foster's   [Map]Northport   [Map]
Beaver Town   [Map]Gordo   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]Pickensville   [Map]
Buhl   [Map]Kennedy   [Map]Ralph   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Lake Front Village   [Map]Reform   [Map]
Coker   [Map]Macedonia   [Map]Samantha   [Map]
Echola   [Map]McMullen   [Map]Stafford   [Map]
Elrod   [Map]McShan   [Map]Tuscaloosa   [Map]
Ethelsville   [Map]Millport   [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 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 Hargrove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Pickens 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    
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    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry 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    
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    
Kemper 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    
Oktibbeha County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #138745   (Name of Record: Hargrove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pickens
Lat: 33.350673     Lon: -87.9161301   [Map]
Elev: 92         Map Name: Gordo

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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: 33.3507, Longitude: -87.9161     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hargrove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hargrove 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' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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