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Hickory Grove Cemetery
(Montgomery County, Alabama)


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

The Hickory Grove Cemetery is located in Montgomery County. The county seat for Montgomery County is located in Montgomery.

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

Lat:   32.0668°   (32° 4' 0")

Lon:   -86.3969°   (-86° 23' 48")

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

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.


 

  Hickory Grove Cemetery  


  Gilbert Cemetery
  New Center Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Rogers Cemetery
  Shackelford Cemetery
  Ganey Cemetery
  Relf Cemetery
  Sprague Cemetery
  Powell Cemetery
  Bell Cemetery
  Sankey Cemetery
  Lamar Cemetery
  Murrell Cemetery
  Magnolia Cemetery
  Sharp Cemetery
  Sawyer Cemetery
  Bullock Hill Cemetery
  Armstrong Cemetery
  Mosleys Cemetery
  Payne Cemetery
  Ball Cemetery
  Fair Prospect Cemetery
  Letohatchee Cemetery
  Rocky Mount Cemetery
  Rogers Cemetery
  Panola Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Hickory Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ball Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Butler County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bullock Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cauthens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fair Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ganey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gilbert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lamar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Letohatchee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mosleys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Murrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Panola Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Relf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sankey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sawyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shackelford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sprague Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Summer Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hickory Grove Cemetery.

Ada   [Map]Hayneville   [Map]Lowndesboro   [Map]
Burkville   [Map]Highland Home   [Map]Mosses   [Map]
Davenport   [Map]Honoraville   [Map]Petrey   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Hope Hull   [Map]Pine Level   [Map]
Fort Deposit   [Map]Kent   [Map]Pintlala   [Map]
Gordonville   [Map]Lapine   [Map]Ramer   [Map]
Grady   [Map]Letohatchee   [Map]Sandy Ridge   [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 Hickory Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Montgomery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #120023   (Name of Record: Hickory Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Montgomery
Lat: 32.0668134     Lon: -86.3969138   [Map]
Elev: 107         Map Name: Sandy Ridge

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Montgomery County: www.mc-ala.org/

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: 32.0668, Longitude: -86.3969     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hickory Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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