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Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
(Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Old Dunn Creek 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 Old Dunn Creek Cemetery...

The Old Dunn Creek 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 Old Dunn Creek Cemetery

Lat:   33.3601°   (33° 21' 36")

Lon:   -87.7958°   (-87° 47' 44")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Old Dunn Creek 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 Old Dunn Creek 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.


 

  Old Dunn Creek Cemetery  


  Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
  Freeman Cemetery
  Moores Bridge Cemetery
  Tabernacle Cemetery
  Winn Cemetery
  Hargrove Cemetery
  Mt. Hebron Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  Zion Cemetery
  Gordo City Cemetery
  New Doublebranches Cemetery
  Sand Springs Cemetery
  McGee Cemetery
  Old Bethany Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Bethany Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Pool Cemetery
  Hannah Cemetery
  Wilburn Cemetery
  Crossroads Cemetery
  Dennis Springer Cemetery
  Sardis Cemetery
  Springer Cemetery
  Bethabara Cemetery
  Corinth Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 46 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Backbone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethabara Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cornelius Chapel #1 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cornelius Chapel #2 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dennis Springer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Doublebranches Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flatwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gordo City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hannah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hargrove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hendrix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Linebarge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mayfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McGee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moores Bridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Doublebranches Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Phillips Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pool Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sand Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Springer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Traweek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Winn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery.

Alberta City   [Map]Fayette   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Bankston   [Map]Foster's   [Map]Peterson   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Gordo   [Map]Ralph   [Map]
Berry   [Map]Holt   [Map]Reform   [Map]
Buhl   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]Rossland City   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Kennedy   [Map]Sahama Village   [Map]
Coker   [Map]Lake Front Village   [Map]Samantha   [Map]
Cottondale   [Map]McShan   [Map]Tuscaloosa   [Map]
Echola   [Map]Millport   [Map]Wood Village   [Map]
Elrod   [Map]Northport   [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 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 Old Dunn Creek 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:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers 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    
Marion 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    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sumter 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    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Noxubee County (MS):       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 Old Dunn Creek 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 Old Dunn Creek Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158748   (Name of Record: Old Dunn Creek Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.3601164     Lon: -87.7958478   [Map]
Elev: 131         Map Name: Elrod

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 33.3601, Longitude: -87.7958     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Old Dunn Creek Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Old Dunn Creek 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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