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(Fayette County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Harmony Grove Cemetery ...

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

The Harmony Grove 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 Harmony Grove Cemetery

Lat:   33.9148°   (33° 54' 53")

Lon:   -87.8175°   (-87° 49' 2")

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


 

  Harmony Grove Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 55 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Harmony Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ballard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Berry Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Box Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Dykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Gilpin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Glen Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Goodwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Guin City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Hodge Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Hubbertville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Mallory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Marion County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
May & Akers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Moss Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Mt. Willing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Musgrove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Nesmith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Riley Baccus Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Sand Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Scuffle Grit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Siloam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Sprinkle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Walker Baccus Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Weeks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
White Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Whites Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 
Winfield City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Harmony Grove Cemetery.

Bazemore   [Map]Farriss   [Map]Kirkland   [Map]
Beaverton   [Map]Fayette   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Bluff   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Rossland City   [Map]
Carbon Hill   [Map]Guin   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Eldridge   [Map]Kansas   [Map]Winfield   [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 first turn to 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 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 Harmony Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Fayette 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    
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    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee 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      
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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 Harmony 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 Harmony Grove Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137732   (Name of Record: Harmony Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fayette
Lat: 33.9148266     Lon: -87.8175232   [Map]
Elev: 154         Map Name: Winfield

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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: 33.9148, Longitude: -87.8175     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Harmony Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Harmony 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 that begins in . 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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