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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:   33.1443°   (33° 8' 39")

Lon:   -87.6389°   (-87° 38' 20")

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  


  Williamson Cemetery
  Hawthorne Cemetery
  Geer Cemetery
  Taylorville Cemetery
  Dodd Cemetery
  Holly Springs Cemetery
  Spring Hill Cemetery
  Zion Hill Cemetery
  Greenwood Cemetery
  Dry Creek Cemetery
  Union Grove Cemetery
  Grants Creek Cemetery
  West Highland Memorial Cemetery
  Little Sandy Cemetery
  Winn Cemetery
  Beale Cemetery
  Beautiful Zion Cemetery
  Foster Cemetery
  Pine Ridge Cemetery
  Sylvan Cemetery
   Location verified
  Robertson Cemetery
  Foster Cemetery
  Cedar Oak Cemetery
  Jones - Townsend Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 69 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Liberty Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Tuscaloosa County.

AME Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Alberta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beautiful Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Caledonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Coker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cornelius Chapel #1 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cornelius Chapel #2 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Darden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dodd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dry Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flatwoods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Geer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gilgal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grants Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hawthorne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hulls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jennings Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones - Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memory Hill Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Parham Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Parker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rices Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robertson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robertson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Romulus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sealy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shake Rag Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shirley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sunset Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sylvan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Sylvan Cemetery (FAG ID #26571)

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylorville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
The Old Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
West Highland Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williamson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Winn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 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 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Liberty Cemetery.

Alberta City   [Map]Foster's   [Map]Northport   [Map]
Buhl   [Map]Holt   [Map]Peterson   [Map]
Coker   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]Ralph   [Map]
Cottondale   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Sahama Village   [Map]
Duncanville   [Map]Lake Front Village   [Map]Tuscaloosa   [Map]
Elrod   [Map]Moundville   [Map]Wood Village   [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 - 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 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    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton 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    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Noxubee County (MS):       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 #158736   (Name of Record: Liberty Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.1442871     Lon: -87.6388974   [Map]
Elev: 42         Map Name: Coker

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Tuscaloosa County

About Alabama

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: 33.1443, Longitude: -87.6389     [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 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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