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Piney Grove Cemetery
(Lauderdale County, Alabama)


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

The Piney Grove 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 Piney Grove Cemetery

Lat:   34.9295°   (34° 55' 46")

Lon:   -87.6492°   (-87° 38' 57")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Piney 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 Piney 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, the majority 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 locations should have been definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary.


 

  Piney Grove Cemetery  


  Powell Cemetery
  Underwood Cemetery
  Nolen Cemetery
  Tate - Russell Cemetery
  Paulk Cemetery
  George Cemetery
  Emaline Stutts Cemetery
  Greenview Memorial Cemetery
  Parsonage Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  Kachelman Cemetery
  Canerday Cemetery
  Price Cemetery
  Richardson Cemetery
  Jackson Cemetery
  Chisholm Cemetery
  Gresham Cemetery
  Simmons Cemetery
  Wilson Cemetery
  Oak Hill Cemetery
  Coffee Cemetery
  McGee Cemetery
  Price Cemetery
  St. Michaels Cemetery
   Location verified
  Tri-Cities Memorial Gardens

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 53 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Piney Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Canerday Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cauhorn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Grove Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chisholm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Coffee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Emaline Stutts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Florence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
George Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenview Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gresham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hardwick Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Huff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Huff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kachelman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McGee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Ground Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the New Ground Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2323740)

Nolen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Mt. Bethel Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Parsonage Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Paulk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Railroad Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Richardson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roberson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Michaels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Shiloh Church of Christ Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simmons Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stutts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tate - Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tri-Cities Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Underwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wade Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitten Chapel Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wolf Creek Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Piney Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County (TN)
 - 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 Piney Grove Cemetery.

Arnot   [Map]Davidsons Cross Roads   [Map]McGee Town   [Map]
Atlas   [Map]Florence   [Map]Muscle Shoals   [Map]
Bainbridge   [Map]Ford City   [Map]Nitrate City   [Map]
Beach Grove   [Map]Furnace Hill   [Map]Rascal Town (TN)   [Map]
Belew   [Map]Green Hill   [Map]Saint Florian   [Map]
Canaan   [Map]Green Tree   [Map]Saint Joseph (TN)   [Map]
Cloverdale   [Map]Iron City (TN)   [Map]Sheffield   [Map]
Cypress Creek   [Map]Killen   [Map]Wilson Dam   [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 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 Piney Grove 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    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston 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    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       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    
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    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Maury 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 Piney 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 Piney Grove Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #124869   (Name of Record: Piney Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lauderdale
Lat: 34.9295293     Lon: -87.6491933   [Map]
Elev: 201         Map Name: Blackburn

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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: 34.9295, Longitude: -87.6492     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Piney Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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