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(Marengo County, Alabama)


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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Memorial Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Memorial Cemetery (FAG ID #2609239)

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 Memorial Cemetery...

The Memorial 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 Memorial Cemetery

Lat:   32.5105°   (32° 30' 37")

Lon:   -87.8134°   (-87° 48' 48")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Memorial 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 Memorial Cemetery.

Demopolis   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the Southwest (SW) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Forkland   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Greensboro   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Uniontown   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Memorial Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 33 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Memorial Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allenville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Arington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Birdine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Casemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Evening Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Gilfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Houpt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
John the Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Longer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Memorial Garden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Millers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
New Evening Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
New Green Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Old Green Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Old Spring Hill Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Palestine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sumter County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Pickens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
St. Andrews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
St. Luke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Memorial Cemetery
 
Willis - Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Memorial Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Memorial Cemetery.

Arcola   [Map]Demopolis   [Map]Moore Town   [Map]
Arrington   [Map]Faunsdale   [Map]Myrtlewood   [Map]
Beckleys   [Map]Forkland   [Map]Newbern   [Map]
Bellamy   [Map]Freetown   [Map]Pin Hook   [Map]
Blue Lock   [Map]Gallion   [Map]Prairieville   [Map]
Cedahoma   [Map]Greensboro   [Map]Providence   [Map]
Crenshaw   [Map]Griffins   [Map]Sawyerville   [Map]
Dayton   [Map]Linden   [Map]Uniontown   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Memorial 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:

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    
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    
Noxubee 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:     The Memorial Cemetery (FAG ID #2609239)
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 Memorial Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Memorial Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Memorial Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Memorial Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2609239

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Memorial Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5105, Longitude: -87.8134     [Map].

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