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The location of New Hope Cemetery









A visit to the New Hope Cemetery ...

The location of the New Hope 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 New Hope Cemetery ...

The New Hope Cemetery is located in Pickens County. The county seat for Pickens County is located in Carrollton.

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

Lat:   33.4071°   (33° 24' 25")

Lon:   -87.9347°   (-87° 56' 4")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 51 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the New Hope Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arbor Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Arbor Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Arnold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Ashcraft Corner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Baird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Big Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Browns Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Coal Fire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Dorroh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Doublebranches Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Dunns Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Elmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Glen Echo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Gordo City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Greenhill Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Greenhill Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Hannah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Hargrove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #23526<3>
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Linebarge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Marvin Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Moores Bridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
New Doublebranches Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
New Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Old Dunn Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Old Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Sand Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Thrasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Unity Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Unity Grove Lower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Unity Grove Upper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Winn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tuscaloosa County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Hope Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the New Hope Cemetery.

Beaver Town   [Map]     Macedonia   [Map]    
Belk   [Map]     McMullen   [Map]    
Buhl   [Map]     McShan   [Map]    
Carrollton   [Map]     Millport   [Map]    
Coker   [Map]     New Hope (MS)   [Map]    
Echola   [Map]     Northport   [Map]    
Elrod   [Map]     Old Town   [Map]    
Ethelsville   [Map]     Pickensville   [Map]    
Fayette   [Map]     Reform   [Map]    
Gordo   [Map]     Rossland City   [Map]    
Hightogy   [Map]     Samantha   [Map]    
Kennedy   [Map]     Stafford   [Map]    
Lake Front 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 New Hope Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Pickens County.

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

Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Gordo   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Kennedy   [Map]
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Millport   [Map]
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Pickensville   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Reform   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Hope 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 New Hope Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Pickens 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

 
Fayette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greene County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hale County:     Cyndi's
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lamar County:     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Sumter County:     Cyndi's
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Tuscaloosa County:     Cyndi's
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Winston County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Kemper County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Lowndes County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Monroe County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Noxubee County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Oktibbeha County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #138752   (Name of Record: New Hope Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pickens
Lat: 33.407061     Lon: -87.9347421   [Map]
Elev: 137         Map Name: Palmetto

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Pickens County

About Alabama

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 '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 New Hope Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4071, Longitude: -87.9347     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the New Hope 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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