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Hooper Cemetery
(Saint Clair County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Hooper 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 Hooper Cemetery...

The Hooper Cemetery is located in Saint Clair County. The county seat for Saint Clair County is located in Ashville.

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

Lat:   33.8082°   (33° 48' 29")

Lon:   -86.4697°   (-86° 28' 10")

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


 

  Hooper Cemetery  


  Greens Chapel Cemetery
  Clear Springs Cemetery
  Valley View Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Chitwood Cemetery
  Village Springs Cemetery
  Oakhill Cemetery
  Fuller Cemetery
  Liberty Cemetery
  Mardis Cemetery
  Mauldin Cemetery
  Mt. Calvary Cemetery
  Tidwell Cemetery
  Spring Hill Cemetery
  Brown - Hudson Cemetery
  Argo Cemetery
  Pine Bluff Cemetery
  Low Gap Cemetery
  Crump Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Clements Cemetery
  Liberty Cemetery
  Choate Cemetery
  Austin Olds Cemetery
  Reeves Grove Cemetery
  Branchville Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Hooper Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Argo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Austin Olds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Branchville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown - Hudson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chitwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clear Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clements Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crump Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fuller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Low Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mauldin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oakhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Bluff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Reeves Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tidwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Valley View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Village Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hooper Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hooper Cemetery.

Acmar   [Map]Deavers   [Map]Palmerdale   [Map]
Allgood   [Map]Highland Lake   [Map]Remlap   [Map]
Argo   [Map]Hoods Crossroads   [Map]Rosa   [Map]
Ashville   [Map]Locust Fork   [Map]Saint Clair Springs   [Map]
Ayres   [Map]Margaret   [Map]Selfville   [Map]
Branchville   [Map]Masseyline   [Map]Springville   [Map]
Clay   [Map]Odenville   [Map]Straight Mountain   [Map]
Dallas   [Map]Oneonta   [Map]Turnbough Town   [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 begin 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 - 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 Hooper Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Saint Clair County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #164703   (Name of Record: Hooper Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: St. Clair
Lat: 33.808155     Lon: -86.4697069   [Map]
Elev: 209         Map Name: Springville

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Saint Clair County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Saint Clair County: www.stclairco.com/

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: 33.8082, Longitude: -86.4697     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hooper Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hooper 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 that stretches from . 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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