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Mount Gillard Cemetery
(Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Mount Gillard 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 Mt. Gillard Cemetery...

The Mt. Gillard 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 Mt. Gillard Cemetery

Lat:   33.1640°   (33° 9' 50")

Lon:   -87.2297°   (-87° 13' 46")

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


 

  Mt. Gillard Cemetery  


  Union Cemetery
  Clements Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
  Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  Bibbville Cemetery
  Hillcrest Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Little Cemetery
  Evergreen Cemetery
  Johnstown Cemetery
  Enterprise Cemetery
  Belchers Cemetery
  Thrasher Cemetery
  Kinard Cemetery
  New Asia Cemetery
  Stewart Cemetery
  Shuttlesworth Cemetery
  Daniel Cemetery
  Caffee Cemetery
  Burns Cemetery
  Coaling Cemetery
  Williams Cemetery
  Thomas Chapel Cemetery
  Cedar Grove Cemetery
  Banks Cemetery
  George Stewart Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Banks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Belchers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bibbville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Hurricane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Caffee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clements Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Coaling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Daniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Enterprise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
George Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hickory Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Italian Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnstown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kinard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Asia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sandy Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiney Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shuttlesworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thomas Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thrasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Gillard 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 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Gillard Cemetery.

Abernant   [Map]Cottondale   [Map]Nash Town   [Map]
Blocton   [Map]Egypt   [Map]North Bibb   [Map]
Brookwood   [Map]Fikestown   [Map]Peterson   [Map]
Bucktown   [Map]Green Pond   [Map]Pratt Ferry   [Map]
Burmah   [Map]Italian Town   [Map]Tannehill   [Map]
Cane Creek   [Map]Kellerman   [Map]Vance   [Map]
Coaling   [Map]Kimbrell   [Map]West Blocton   [Map]
Corinne   [Map]Lake View   [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 visit 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 Mt. Gillard 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    
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    
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    
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    

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 Mt. Gillard 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 Mt. Gillard Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #157864   (Name of Record: Mount Gillard Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.1640072     Lon: -87.2297202   [Map]
Elev: 148         Map Name: Woodstock

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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: 33.1640, Longitude: -87.2297     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mt. Gillard Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mt. Gillard 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 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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