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New Asia Cemetery
(Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the New Asia 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 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 New Asia Cemetery...

The New Asia 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 New Asia Cemetery

Lat:   33.1643°   (33° 9' 51")

Lon:   -87.3381°   (-87° 20' 17")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the New Asia 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 New Asia Cemetery.

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


 

  New Asia Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the New Asia Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andrews Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Banks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the New Asia Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 
Bankston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Belchers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Belchers Cemetery (FAG ID #21465)
 
Big Hurricane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Asia Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Boyd Cemetery (FAG ID #2342684)
 
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 
Christian Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Clements Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 
Cottondale Nature Garden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Garners Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
George Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Johnstown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Little Hurricane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Mt. Gillard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Ruhama Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Sandy Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Scales Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Shuttlesworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Thomas Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Tuscaloosa Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
West Brookwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Asia Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County

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 New Asia Cemetery.

Abernant   [Map]Cottondale   [Map]North Bibb   [Map]
Alberta City   [Map]Duncanville   [Map]Peterson   [Map]
Blocton   [Map]Egypt   [Map]Sahama Village   [Map]
Brookwood   [Map]Fikestown   [Map]Scottsville   [Map]
Bucktown   [Map]Green Pond   [Map]Tuscaloosa   [Map]
Burmah   [Map]Holt   [Map]Vance   [Map]
Coaling   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]West Blocton   [Map]
Corinne   [Map]Kellerman   [Map]Wood Village   [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 turn to 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 New Asia Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Tuscaloosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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 New Asia 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 New Asia Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #148363   (Name of Record: New Asia Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.1642854     Lon: -87.3380563   [Map]
Elev: 123         Map Name: Coaling

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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: 33.1643, Longitude: -87.3381     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the New Asia Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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