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The location of Hickory Grove Cemetery









A visit to the Hickory Grove Cemetery ...

The location of the Hickory Grove Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Hickory Grove Cemetery ...

The Hickory Grove Cemetery is located in Butler County. The county seat for Butler County is located in Greenville.

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

Lat:   31.8249°   (31° 49' 29")

Lon:   -86.7797°   (-86° 46' 46")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Hickory Grove Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Hickory Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Bragg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Butler Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Crenshaw Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Crenshaws Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Forest Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Ft. Dale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Giddens Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Gravel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Manningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Monterey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Old Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Pine Flat Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Pine Top Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Pleasant Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Reddoch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Ridgeville Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Shacklesville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Sunrise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Watts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
William Seale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Hickory Grove Cemetery.

Awin   [Map]     Greenville   [Map]    
Bolling   [Map]     Honoraville   [Map]    
Bragg's   [Map]     McKenzie   [Map]    
Chapman   [Map]     McWilliams   [Map]    
Forest Home   [Map]     Minter   [Map]    
Fort Deposit   [Map]     Oak Hill   [Map]    
Furman   [Map]     Pine Apple   [Map]    
Georgiana   [Map]     Sandy Ridge   [Map]    
Gordonville   [Map]     Snow Hill   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Chapman   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Fort Deposit   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Georgiana   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Greenville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Hayneville   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Pine Apple   [Map]
 - Located in Wilcox County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

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 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 Hickory Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Butler County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bullock County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clarke County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Elmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Escambia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Geneva County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #135019   (Name of Record: Hickory Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Butler
Lat: 31.8248746     Lon: -86.7797001   [Map]
Elev: 124         Map Name: Forest Home

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Hickory Grove Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8249, Longitude: -86.7797     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hickory Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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