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The location of Jerusalem Cemetery









A visit to the Jerusalem Cemetery ...

The location of the Jerusalem 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 Jerusalem Cemetery ...

The Jerusalem 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 Jerusalem Cemetery

Lat:   33.1535°   (33° 9' 12")

Lon:   -87.5206°   (-87° 31' 14")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Jerusalem 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 Jerusalem Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Tuscaloosa County.

Alberta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Beautiful Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Big Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Big Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2342684<3>
 
Cedar Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Chambers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Cottondale Nature Garden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Darden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Duncanville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22576
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22721
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Garners Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Gilgal Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #23009
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #23507
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Little Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Memory Hill Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Pine Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Rices Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Robertson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Ruhama Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Sunset Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Taylorville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
The Old Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Tuscaloosa Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
West Highland Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Williamson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Jerusalem Cemetery.

Alberta City   [Map]     Lake Front Village   [Map]    
Brookwood   [Map]     Moundville   [Map]    
Buhl   [Map]     Northport   [Map]    
Coaling   [Map]     Pearson   [Map]    
Coker   [Map]     Peterson   [Map]    
Cottondale   [Map]     Phipps   [Map]    
Duncanville   [Map]     Sahama Village   [Map]    
Foster's   [Map]     Tuscaloosa   [Map]    
Holt   [Map]     Wood Village   [Map]    
Ingleside Village   [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 Jerusalem Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Tuscaloosa County.

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

Moundville   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Tuscaloosa   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Jerusalem Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Tuscaloosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Chambers County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Chilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Fayette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Greene County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lamar County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Marengo County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pickens County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Shelby County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Sumter County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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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

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #148283   (Name of Record: Jerusalem Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.1534531     Lon: -87.5205608   [Map]
Elev: 95         Map Name: Tuscaloosa

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The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.al.us/

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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Jerusalem Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1535, Longitude: -87.5206     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Jerusalem Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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