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Hodges Cemetery
(Fayette County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Hodges 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 Hodges Cemetery...

The Hodges 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 Hodges Cemetery

Lat:   33.8712°   (33° 52' 16")

Lon:   -87.8400°   (-87° 50' 24")

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


 

  Hodges Cemetery  


  Marion County Memorial Gardens
  Hodge Chapel Cemetery
  Zion Cemetery
  White Springs Cemetery
  Winfield City Cemetery
  Dykes Cemetery
  Goodwater Cemetery
  Ballard Cemetery
  Mt. Willing Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Berry Hill Cemetery
  Stewart Cemetery
  Harmony Grove Cemetery
  Spring Hill Cemetery
  Siloam Cemetery
  Powell Cemetery
  Elam Cemetery
  Sand Springs Cemetery
  Mallory Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Logan Cemetery
  Gilpin Cemetery
  Hillcrest Cemetery
  Holliman Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Housh Chapel Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 53 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Hodges Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ballard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Berry Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Box Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elbethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gilpin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Glen Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goodwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guin City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harmony Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hodge Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holliman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Housh Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hubbertville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mallory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Marion County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCollum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Willing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location has been verified
New River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Riley Baccus Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sand Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shirley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Siloam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
White Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whites Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Winfield City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hodges Cemetery.

Bankston   [Map]Farriss   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Bazemore   [Map]Fayette   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Beaverton   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Rossland City   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Sulligent   [Map]
Bluff   [Map]Guin   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Kansas   [Map]Vernon   [Map]
Eldridge   [Map]Kirkland   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned 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 Hodges 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:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin 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    
Limestone 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    
Lee 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    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo 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 Hodges 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 Hodges Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #120173   (Name of Record: Hodges Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fayette
Lat: 33.8712165     Lon: -87.8400229   [Map]
Elev: 141         Map Name: Winfield SE

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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: 33.8712, Longitude: -87.8400     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hodges Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hodges 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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