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(Cullman County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Mt. Hope Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Mount Hope Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Mt. Hope Cemetery...

The Mt. Hope Cemetery is located in Cullman County. The county seat for Cullman County is located in Cullman.

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

Lat:   34.0948°   (34° 5' 41")

Lon:   -87.0603°   (-87° 3' 37")

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

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


 

  Mt. Hope Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Mt. Hope Cemetery. The following communities are located in Cullman County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Mt. Hope Cemetery.

Cullman   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Mt. Hope Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Bethel Baptist Church #1 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Bowmans Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Brushy Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Calvert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Chances Cross Roads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Delma Baird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Eagle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Emeus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Hadder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Hamner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Hartwic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Hefner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Johnson Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Kinneys Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Livingston Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Nesmith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Nesmith Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
New Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Persimmon Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Pine Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Ryans Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Sharon Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Shedd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Sulphur Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Hope Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]Crane Hill   [Map]Lacon   [Map]
Arkadelphia   [Map]Cullman   [Map]Logan   [Map]
Arley   [Map]Dodge City   [Map]Powellville   [Map]
Baltimore   [Map]East Point   [Map]Sipsey   [Map]
Blount Springs   [Map]Falls City   [Map]Slick Ford   [Map]
Bremen   [Map]Garden City   [Map]South Vinemont   [Map]
Burrows Crossroads   [Map]Good Hope   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
Camak Mills   [Map]Hanceville   [Map]West Point   [Map]
Colony   [Map]Houston   [Map]White 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 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 - 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 Mt. Hope Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Cullman County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1730307   (Name of Record: Mount Hope Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cullman
Lat: 34.0948243     Lon: -87.0602845   [Map]
Elev: 256         Map Name: Crane Hill

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.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: 34.0948, Longitude: -87.0603     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mt. Hope Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mt. Hope 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 'point-to-point' distance starting from . 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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