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Hollingsworth Cemetery
(Fayette County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Hollingsworth 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 Hollingsworth Cemetery...

The Hollingsworth 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 Hollingsworth Cemetery

Lat:   33.7834°   (33° 47' 0")

Lon:   -87.7434°   (-87° 44' 36")

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

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Hollingsworth Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

All of the following cemeteries are located in Fayette County.

Ballard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Box Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Davis Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Dobbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Dykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Elbethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Fayette City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Gilpin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Hodge Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Housh Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Hubbertville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Mayfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
McCollum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
New Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
New River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
New River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
New River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
New River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Rehobeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Sand Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Shirley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Sprinkle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Tidwell Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
White Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Whites Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Whitson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hollingsworth Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hollingsworth Cemetery.

Bankston   [Map]Eldridge   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Bazemore   [Map]Farriss   [Map]Patton Junction   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Fayette   [Map]Patton   [Map]
Berry   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Bluff   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Rossland City   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Guin   [Map]Townley   [Map]
Carbon Hill   [Map]Kansas   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Corona   [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 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 Hollingsworth 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    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene 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    
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    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Noxubee 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 Hollingsworth 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 Hollingsworth Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158848   (Name of Record: Hollingsworth Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fayette
Lat: 33.7834403     Lon: -87.7433509   [Map]
Elev: 136         Map Name: Hubbertville

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Alabama

About Fayette County

About Alabama

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: 33.7834, Longitude: -87.7434     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hollingsworth Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hollingsworth 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 'point-to-point' distance 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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