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The location of Hogley Wood Cemetery









A visit to the Hogley Wood Cemetery ...

The location of the Hogley Wood 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 Hogley Wood Cemetery ...

The Hogley Wood Cemetery is located in Greene County. The county seat for Greene County is located in Eutaw.

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

Lat:   32.8924°   (32° 53' 32")

Lon:   -87.9792°   (-87° 58' 45")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Hogley Wood Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Greene County.

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Barnes Rancher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Brickyard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Cooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Crawford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Demount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Eatman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Greenon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Hick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Johnson Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
McGiffert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Mesopotamia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
New Light Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Pippen Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Pippen Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Pyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Roden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Smiths Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Speed Quarters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Spencer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Union Christian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Hogley Wood Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]     Knoxville   [Map]    
Aliceville   [Map]     Lizzieville   [Map]    
Bethel   [Map]     McMullen   [Map]    
Boligee   [Map]     Moundville   [Map]    
Clinton   [Map]     Oak Village   [Map]    
Epes   [Map]     Panola   [Map]    
Eutaw   [Map]     Ralph   [Map]    
Forkland   [Map]     Sawyerville   [Map]    
Gainesville   [Map]     Union   [Map]    
Geiger   [Map]     West Greene   [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 Hogley Wood Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Greene County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Hogley Wood Cemetery.

Aliceville   [Map]
 - Located in Pickens County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Epes   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Eutaw   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Forkland   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Gainesville   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Geiger   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Livingston   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery
 
Moundville   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hogley Wood Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Hogley Wood Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chambers County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Choctaw 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

 
Hale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lamar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marengo 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

 
Sumter County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tuscaloosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Walker County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kemper County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lauderdale County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Noxubee County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Oktibbeha County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winston County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #169124   (Name of Record: Hogley Wood Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 32.8923504     Lon: -87.9791842   [Map]
Elev: 61         Map Name: Union

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

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' 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 Hogley Wood Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8924, Longitude: -87.9792     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hogley Wood Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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