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Pleasant Grove Cemetery
(Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)


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

The Pleasant Grove 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 Pleasant Grove Cemetery

Lat:   33.2959°   (33° 17' 45")

Lon:   -87.1769°   (-87° 10' 36")

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


 

  Pleasant Grove Cemetery  


  Prudes Creek Cemetery
  Christian Union Cemetery
  Adger Cemetery
  Marvin Chapel Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Big Hurricane Cemetery
  Pine Grove Cemetery
  Hickman Chapel Cemetery
  Lincoln Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Liberty Cemetery
  Shady Grove Cemetery
  Pine Hill Cemetery
  Camp Branch Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
  Davis Creek Cemetery
  Bibbville Cemetery
  West Brookwood Cemetery
  Thrasher Cemetery
  Bucksville Cemetery
  Mt. Gillard Cemetery
  Hephzibah Cemetery
  Shuttlesworth Cemetery
  Little Hurricane Cemetery
  Caffee Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bibbville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Hurricane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bucksville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Caffee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Camp Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Christian Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hephzibah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hickman Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lincoln Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Marvin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Gillard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prudes Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shuttlesworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thrasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
West Brookwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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 Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Abernant   [Map]Cane Creek   [Map]McCalla   [Map]
Adger   [Map]Coaling   [Map]North Bibb   [Map]
Bessemer   [Map]Corinne   [Map]North Johns   [Map]
Blocton   [Map]Green Pond   [Map]Oak Grove   [Map]
Brookwood   [Map]Hueytown   [Map]Rock Creek   [Map]
Bucktown   [Map]Italian Town   [Map]Tannehill   [Map]
Bull City   [Map]Kellerman   [Map]Vance   [Map]
Bullard Shoals   [Map]Kimbrell   [Map]West Blocton   [Map]
Burmah   [Map]Lake View   [Map]Woodstock   [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 Pleasant Grove 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    
Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas 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    
Lee 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    
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 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 Pleasant 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 Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #148454   (Name of Record: Pleasant Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.2959478     Lon: -87.1769413   [Map]
Elev: 161         Map Name: Abernant

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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: 33.2959, Longitude: -87.1769     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pleasant Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pleasant 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' distance 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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