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Liberty Cemetery
(Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Liberty Cemetery ...

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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:   33.0382°   (33° 2' 17")

Lon:   -87.3344°   (-87° 20' 3")

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, the majority 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 locations should have been definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary.


 

  Liberty Cemetery  


  New Asia Cemetery
  Boyd Cemetery
  Coaling Cemetery
  Hubbard Cemetery
  Thomas Chapel Cemetery
  Scottsville Cemetery
   Location verified
  Ward Cemetery
  Scottsville Cemetery
   Location verified
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Mt. Sinai Cemetery
  Sandy Creek Cemetery
  Hubbard Springs Cemetery
  Burns Cemetery
  Haysop Cemetery
  Williams Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Little Hope Cemetery
   Location verified
  Cedar Grove Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  George Stewart Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Duncanville Cemetery
  Avery Cemetery
  Boyd Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Liberty Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Avery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Coaling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Duncanville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friday Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
George Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grimes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Haysop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hubbard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hubbard Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnstown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location has been verified
Moffat Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Sinai Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Asia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sandy Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scottsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Scottsville Cemetery (FAG ID #26121)

Scottsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Scottsville Cemetery (FAG ID #26122)

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thomas Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Liberty Cemetery.

Alberta City   [Map]Duncanville   [Map]North Bibb   [Map]
Blocton   [Map]East Town   [Map]Peterson   [Map]
Brent   [Map]Egypt   [Map]Pratt Ferry   [Map]
Brookwood   [Map]Fikestown   [Map]Sahama Village   [Map]
Bucktown   [Map]Green Pond   [Map]Tuscaloosa   [Map]
Burmah   [Map]Holt   [Map]Vance   [Map]
Centreville   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]West Blocton   [Map]
Coaling   [Map]Italian Town   [Map]Wood Village   [Map]
Corinne   [Map]Moundville   [Map]Woodstock   [Map]
Cottondale   [Map]Nash 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 first visit 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 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:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bibb 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    
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    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marengo 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    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sumter 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    

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 #162803   (Name of Record: Liberty Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.0381776     Lon: -87.3344448   [Map]
Elev: 121         Map Name: Pearson

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.al.us/

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: 33.0382, Longitude: -87.3344     [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' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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