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Mount Hebron Cemetery
(Lauderdale County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Mount Hebron 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. Hebron Cemetery...

The Mt. Hebron Cemetery is located in Lauderdale County. The county seat for Lauderdale County is located in Florence.

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

Lat:   34.9845°   (34° 59' 4")

Lon:   -88.0445°   (-88° 2' 40")

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


  Russell Cemetery (TN)
  Stout Cemetery (TN)
  Weatherford Cemetery (TN)
  Fielder Cemetery (TN)
  Cossey Cemetery (TN)
  Old Baptist Cemetery (TN)
  Whites Creek Cemetery (TN)
  Wates Cemetery (AL)
  Roundtop Cemetery (TN)
  Shaw Cemetery (AL)
  Walnut Grove Cemetery (TN)
  Carson Cemetery (AL)
  Hollands Creek Cemetery (TN)
  Scott Cemetery (AL)
  Prospect Cemetery (TN)
  Parker Cemetery (AL)
  Hitchcock Cemetery (TN)
  Sharp Cemetery (AL)
  Hitchcock Cemetery (TN)
  Oak Grove Cemetery (AL)
  Faint Hope Cemetery (TN)
  Watkins Cemetery (AL)
  McFalls Cemetery (TN)
  Richardson Cemetery (AL)
  Centenary Cemetery (TN)
  Clement Cemetery (MS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 52 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beall Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Ivy Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Branum Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cantrell - Johnson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cave Hollow Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Centenary Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cherry Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cherry Chapel Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Church Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clement Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cossey Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Douthit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Faint Hope Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fielder Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Francis - King - Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Franks Store Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hitchcock Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hitchcock Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hollands Creek Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hubbard Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McFalls Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Milford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Baptist Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Parker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Petty Branch Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Porter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prospect Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Richardson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roundtop Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Russell Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Short Creek Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stout Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stout Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stricklin Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tacker Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thomas Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walnut Grove Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wards Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Watkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Weatherford Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whites Creek Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wood Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County (TN)
 - 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 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery.

Burnsville (MS)   [Map]Cypress Creek   [Map]McGee Town   [Map]
Caryton   [Map]Doubleheads Village   [Map]Michie (TN)   [Map]
Cherokee   [Map]Farmington (MS)   [Map]New Town (TN)   [Map]
Chickasaw   [Map]Florence   [Map]Pyburn (TN)   [Map]
Cloverdale   [Map]Gatesville   [Map]Savannah (TN)   [Map]
Collinwood (TN)   [Map]Glen (MS)   [Map]Slab Town (TN)   [Map]
Crows Camp   [Map]Green Tree   [Map]Waterloo   [Map]
Crump (TN)   [Map]Iuka (MS)   [Map]Zip City   [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 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 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 Mt. Hebron Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lauderdale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin 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    
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    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tippah County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Union County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chester County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Decatur County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hardeman County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Henderson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hickman County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lewis County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
McNairy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry 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 Lauderdale County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Lauderdale 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. Hebron 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. Hebron Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #123203   (Name of Record: Mount Hebron Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lauderdale
Lat: 34.9845298     Lon: -88.0444791   [Map]
Elev: 230         Map Name: Waterloo

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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: 34.9845, Longitude: -88.0445     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mt. Hebron Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mt. Hebron 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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