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Sacred Heart Cemetery
(Cullman County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Sacred Heart 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 Sacred Heart Cemetery...

The Sacred Heart Cemetery is located in Cullman County. The county seat for Cullman County is located in Cullman.

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

Lat:   34.1729°   (34° 10' 22")

Lon:   -86.8294°   (-86° 49' 45")

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


 

  Sacred Heart Cemetery  


  Flint Creek Cemetery
  Oak Level Cemetery
  Vinemont Cemetery
  East Point Cemetery
  Mt. Nebo Cemetery
  Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Brindley Cemetery
  Pullen Cemetery
  Simcoe Cemetery
  Spitznagl Cemetery
  Crosses Chapel Cemetery
  Cullman City Cemetery
  Missionary Grove Cemetery
  Bethsadia Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Pfiel Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Welti Cemetery
  Fellowship Cemetery
  Good Hope Cemetery
  Baldwin Chapel Cemetery
  Mountain Grove Cemetery
  Baldwin Heights Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

All of the following cemeteries are located in Cullman County.

Baldwin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Baldwin Heights Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethsadia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brindley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crosses Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cullman City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
East Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flint Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hartwic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Missionary Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Level Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pfiel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pullen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sharon Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shedd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simcoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spitznagl Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vinemont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Welti Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - 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 Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Baileyton   [Map]Dodge City   [Map]Hanceville   [Map]
Bangor   [Map]East Point   [Map]Holly Pond   [Map]
Blount Springs   [Map]Eva   [Map]Hulaco   [Map]
Blountsville   [Map]Fairview   [Map]Lacon   [Map]
Bremen   [Map]Falkville   [Map]Logan   [Map]
Colony   [Map]Garden City   [Map]South Vinemont   [Map]
Crane Hill   [Map]Good Hope   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
Cullman   [Map]Gum Springs   [Map]West Point   [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 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 Sacred Heart Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cullman County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Colbert 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    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin 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    
Lauderdale 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    
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    
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 Cullman County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Cullman 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 Sacred Heart 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 Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1730537   (Name of Record: Sacred Heart Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cullman
Lat: 34.1728763     Lon: -86.8294452   [Map]
Elev: 236         Map Name: Cullman

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Cullman County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.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: 34.1729, Longitude: -86.8294     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Sacred Heart Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Sacred Heart 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 that starts in . 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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