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Liberty Hill Cemetery
(Franklin County, Alabama)


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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 Hill Cemetery...

The Liberty Hill Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Russellville.

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

Lat:   34.3443°   (34° 20' 39")

Lon:   -87.7671°   (-87° 46' 1")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Liberty Hill Cemetery.

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

The locations for the following markers came from a variety of sources and we have varying levels of confidence in those locations. For each marker, we show either our confidence or the information source for the marker.


 

  Liberty Hill Cemetery  


  Pounders - Quinn Cemetery
   Location from GNIS<1>
  Grissom Cemetery
   Location verified
  Quinn Memorial Church of Christ Cemetery
   Location verified
  Cleveland Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Wingo Cemetery
   Location verified
  Edgar Chapel Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Lawler Cemetery
   Location verified
  Brock Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Moorman Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Phil Campbell Cemetery
   Location verified
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
   Location verified
  Mars Hill Community Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Mt. Hebron Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Mountain View Cemetery
   Estimated location<2>
  Spruce Pine Cemetery
   Location verified
  Lindsey Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Scharnagle Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Lawler Cemetery
   Location verified
  Center Point Cemetery
   Location verified
  Stone Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Fortner Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Wade Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Antioch Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Dooley Cemetery
   Location verified
  Cedar Tree Cemetery
   Location verified

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 56 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Liberty Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Allen - McRight Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Arnold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bear Creek #1 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bear Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Blue Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Brock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burnt House Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Tree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Cedar Tree Cemetery (FAG ID #22039)

Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Cleveland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cochran Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dime Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dooley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Edgar Chapel Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Factory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fortner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grissom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
John Bull Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Keelen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mars Hill Community Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
McWright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moorman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Old Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Phil Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Pounders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Pounders - Quinn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Quinn Memorial Church of Christ Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Scharnagle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Sibley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spruce Pine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Steadham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Wingo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Liberty Hill Cemetery.

Avoca   [Map]Denton   [Map]Natural Bridge   [Map]
Bear Creek   [Map]Hackleburg   [Map]Phil Campbell   [Map]
Belgreen   [Map]Haleyville   [Map]Red Bay   [Map]
Boar Tush   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Burntout   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Spruce Pine   [Map]
Camp Spring   [Map]Littleville   [Map]Vina   [Map]
Delmar   [Map]Mount Hope   [Map]Weston   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 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 Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan 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    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #136197   (Name of Record: Liberty Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 34.3439855     Lon: -87.7669751   [Map]
Elev: 294         Map Name: Hackleburg

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Liberty Hill Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3443, Longitude: -87.7671     [Map].

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