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Liberty Cemetery
(Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Liberty 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 Liberty Cemetery...

The Liberty Cemetery is located in Tuscaloosa County. The county seat for Tuscaloosa County is located in Tuscaloosa.

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

Lat:   33.3409°   (33° 20' 27")

Lon:   -87.1992°   (-87° 11' 57")

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


 

  Liberty Cemetery  


  Patton Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  Providence Cemetery
  West Brookwood Cemetery
  Virginia Mines Cemetery
  Bucksville Cemetery
  Valley Creek Cemetery
  Hephzibah Cemetery
  Prudes Creek Cemetery
  Little Hurricane Cemetery
  Adger Cemetery
  Christian Union Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Big Hurricane Cemetery
  Pine Grove Cemetery
  Hickman Chapel Cemetery
  Lincoln Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
  Camp Branch Cemetery
  Pine Hill Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery
  Bibbville Cemetery
  Davis Creek Cemetery
  Thrasher Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Liberty Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bibbville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Hurricane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bucksville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Christian Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hephzibah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hickman Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lincoln Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Hurricane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Patton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prudes Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Valley Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Virginia Mines Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
West Brookwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Liberty Cemetery.

Abernant   [Map]Green Pond   [Map]North Bibb   [Map]
Adger   [Map]Greenwood   [Map]North Johns   [Map]
Bessemer   [Map]Hueytown   [Map]Oak Grove   [Map]
Brookwood   [Map]Industrial City   [Map]Peterson   [Map]
Bull City   [Map]Kellerman   [Map]Rock Creek   [Map]
Bullard Shoals   [Map]Kimbrell   [Map]Tannehill   [Map]
Burmah   [Map]Lake View   [Map]Vance   [Map]
Coaling   [Map]McCalla   [Map]West Blocton   [Map]
Concord   [Map]New Village   [Map]Woodstock   [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 first turn to 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 Liberty Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Tuscaloosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton 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    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale 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    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair 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    
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 Tuscaloosa County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Tuscaloosa 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 Liberty 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 Liberty Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #148328   (Name of Record: Liberty Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.3409468     Lon: -87.1991642   [Map]
Elev: 185         Map Name: Abernant

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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: 33.3409, Longitude: -87.1992     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Liberty Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Liberty 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' (or point-to-point) distance beginning 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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