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Mountain Grove Cemetery
(Blount County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Mountain Grove Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Mountain Grove 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 Mountain Grove Cemetery...

The Mountain Grove Cemetery is located in Blount County. The county seat for Blount County is located in Oneonta.

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

Lat:   34.0943°   (34° 5' 39")

Lon:   -86.6092°   (-86° 36' 33")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Mountain Grove 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 Mountain Grove 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.


 

  Mountain Grove Cemetery  


  Pilgrim Rest Cemetery
  Oak Grove Cemetery
  Center Point Cemetery
  Graves Cemetery
  Holly Pond Cemetery
  Mulberry Cemetery
  Rock Springs Cemetery
  Bethlehem East Cemetery
  Pine Grove Cemetery
  Mountain Grove Cemetery
  Welti Cemetery
  Hood Cemetery
  Duck River Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Sheppard Cemetery
  Mt. Tabor Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Blackwood - Cornelius Cemetery
  Mt. Hebron Cemetery
  Fowler Springs Cemetery
  New Lebanon Cemetery
  Mt. Joy Cemetery
  Center Hill Cemetery
  Curl Cemetery
  Blountsville Cemetery
  Blackwood Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 35 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Mountain Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alldredge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blackwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blackwood - Cornelius Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blountsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blue Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Curl Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Daileys Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Duck River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fowler Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gibbs Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Graves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holly Pond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Joy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mulberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope #2 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roswell Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sheppard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sivley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Welti Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mountain Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mountain Grove Cemetery.

Allgood   [Map]Craig   [Map]Holly Pond   [Map]
Baileyton   [Map]Deavers   [Map]Hoods Crossroads   [Map]
Bangor   [Map]East Point   [Map]Nectar   [Map]
Bird   [Map]Fairview   [Map]Oneonta   [Map]
Blountsville   [Map]Fowler   [Map]Rosa   [Map]
Brooksville   [Map]Garden City   [Map]Snead   [Map]
Clarence   [Map]Gum Springs   [Map]Summit   [Map]
Cleveland   [Map]Hanceville   [Map]Susan Moore   [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 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 Mountain Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Blount County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson 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    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan 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    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #123516   (Name of Record: Mountain Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Blount
Lat: 34.0942641     Lon: -86.609159   [Map]
Elev: 245         Map Name: Blountsville

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Blount County: www.co.blount.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: 34.0943, Longitude: -86.6092     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mountain Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mountain Grove 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 starting 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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