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The location of Old Oak Grove Cemetery









A visit to the Old Oak Grove Cemetery ...

The location of the Old Oak 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 Old Oak Grove Cemetery ...

The Old Oak Grove Cemetery is located in Winston County. The county seat for Winston County is located in Double Springs.

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

Lat:   34.0648°   (34° 3' 53")

Lon:   -87.3206°   (-87° 19' 14")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 47 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Arley Congregational Christian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Arley First Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Arley United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Avery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Barnett Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Burdick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Corinth Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Double Springs Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Fairview Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Gaddy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Houston Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Houston Church of God Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Houston Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Houston Union Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
J A Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
John Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Kelly Mill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Littles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
McClinton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Meek Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Meek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Old Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Omega Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Pine Tucky Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill #1 Community Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Rocky Plains Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Shipman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Taylor - Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Trussell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Wilson - Tubbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Wint Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]     Houston   [Map]    
Arley   [Map]     Jasper   [Map]    
Ashridge   [Map]     Kansas   [Map]    
Boar Tush   [Map]     Littleville   [Map]    
Burrows Crossroads   [Map]     Logan   [Map]    
Camak Mills   [Map]     Lynn   [Map]    
Carbon Hill   [Map]     Natural Bridge   [Map]    
Crane Hill   [Map]     Nauvoo   [Map]    
Delmar   [Map]     Pebble   [Map]    
Double Springs   [Map]     Powellville   [Map]    
Eldridge   [Map]     Prebble   [Map]    
Falls City   [Map]     Slick Ford   [Map]    
Farriss   [Map]     Slicklizzard   [Map]    
Glen Mary   [Map]     Townley   [Map]    
Grayson   [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 Old Oak Grove Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Winston County.

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

Carbon Hill   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Double Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Old Oak Grove Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we 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 - 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 Old Oak Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Winston County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Colbert County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cullman County:     Cyndi's
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Trails

 
Fayette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Lamar County:     Cyndi's
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Lauderdale County:     Cyndi's
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Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
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Limestone County:     Cyndi's
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Madison County:     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Pickens County:     Cyndi's
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Shelby County:     Cyndi's
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Tuscaloosa County:     Cyndi's
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Itawamba County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Monroe County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #160307   (Name of Record: Old Oak Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Winston
Lat: 34.0648267     Lon: -87.3205681   [Map]
Elev: 220         Map Name: Black Pond

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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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Old Oak Grove Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0648, Longitude: -87.3206     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Old Oak Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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