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Holligan & Moore Cemetery
(Marion County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Holligan & Moore 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 Holligan & Moore Cemetery...

The Holligan & Moore Cemetery is located in Marion County. The county seat for Marion County is located in Hamilton.

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

Lat:   34.1023°   (34° 6' 8")

Lon:   -88.1289°   (-88° 7' 44")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Holligan & Moore 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 Holligan & Moore 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.


 

  Holligan & Moore Cemetery  


  Pleasant Ridge Cemetery (MS)
  Pleasant Site Cemetery (AL)
  Rocky Grove Cemetery (AL)
  Carter Cemetery (AL)
  Gann Cemetery (AL)
  Old Thompson - Centrell Cemetery (AL)
  Chestnut Grove Cemetery (AL)
  Cooper Cemetery (AL)
  Wiggington Cemetery (MS)
  Fulton Bridge Cemetery (AL)
  Concord Cemetery (AL)
  Shelton Cemetery (AL)
  Mangum Cemetery (AL)
  Riggans Cemetery (MS)
  Mt. Zion Cemetery (AL)
  Thompson Cemetery (AL)
  Galbreath Cemetery (AL)
  Friendship North Cemetery (AL)
  Smyrna Cemetery (AL)
  Ballard Cemetery (AL)
  Barnesville Cemetery (AL)
  Cantrell Family Cemetery (AL)
  Rudicell Cemetery (AL)
  Carter Cemetery (AL)
  Bishop Cemetery (AL)
  Liberty Cemetery (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 43 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ballard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barnesville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bexar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cantrell Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crump Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship North Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fulton Bridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Galbreath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Galbreath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goggans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henson Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Itawamba County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lockridge Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mangum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Thompson - Centrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Itawamba County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Site Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Riggans Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rudicell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smyrna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stevens Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Itawamba County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wiggington Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Itawamba County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Holligan & Moore Cemetery.

Amory (MS)   [Map]Guin   [Map]Sulligent   [Map]
Beaverton   [Map]Hackleburg   [Map]Tremont (MS)   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Detroit   [Map]Hatley (MS)   [Map]Vina   [Map]
Fulton (MS)   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Weston   [Map]
Gattman (MS)   [Map]Oakland (MS)   [Map]Winfield   [Map]
Gu-Win   [Map]Smithville (MS)   [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 either 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 Holligan & Moore Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale 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    
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    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chickasaw County (MS):       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    
Oktibbeha County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pontotoc County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tippah County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Union County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137994   (Name of Record: Holligan and Moore Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 34.1023257     Lon: -88.1289256   [Map]
Elev: 135         Map Name: Detroit

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Marion County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marion County: www.sonet.net/marioncounty/

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: 34.1023, Longitude: -88.1289     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Holligan & Moore Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Holligan & Moore 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 from . 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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