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Cedar Grove Cemetery
(Marengo County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Cedar Grove Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Cedar Grove 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 the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the Cedar Grove Cemetery...

The Cedar Grove Cemetery is located in Marengo County. The county seat for Marengo County is located in Linden.

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

Lat:   32.4221°   (32° 25' 19")

Lon:   -87.6125°   (-87° 36' 44")

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


 

  Cedar Grove Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Cedar Grove Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marengo County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Demopolis   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Forkland   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Greensboro   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Thomaston   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Uniontown   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 40 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cedar Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alex Chapel Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Alex Chapel Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2187008)
 
Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Allenville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Bethel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Black Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Blanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Cottrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Ellawhite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Gilfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Goldman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Greenlawn Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Greer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Hunter Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Jericho Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
John the Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Little Flanders Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Morrissette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Old Spring Hill Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Pickens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Rivers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Rosemount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
St. Andrews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
St. Luke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
St. Mathews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
St. Michaels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 
Tunstall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Willis - Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 
Winfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Zion Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Alberta   [Map]Faunsdale   [Map]Prairieville   [Map]
Arcola   [Map]Freetown   [Map]Providence   [Map]
Browns   [Map]Gallion   [Map]Safford   [Map]
Crenshaw   [Map]Linden   [Map]Thomaston   [Map]
Dayton   [Map]Newbern   [Map]Uniontown   [Map]
Demopolis   [Map]Pin Hook   [Map]The 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 like to 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 Cedar Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Marengo 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    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Dallas 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      
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe 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    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Marengo County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Marengo 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 Cedar 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 Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #115778   (Name of Record: Cedar Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marengo
Lat: 32.4220819     Lon: -87.6125053   [Map]
Elev: 81         Map Name: Uniontown West

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 32.4221, Longitude: -87.6125     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cedar Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cedar 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 from . A straight line distance ignores things 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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