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Pole Bridge Cemetery
(Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Pole Bridge Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Pole Bridge Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 seven sections:

The Location of the Pole Bridge Cemetery...

The Pole Bridge 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 Pole Bridge Cemetery

Lat:   33.3979°   (33° 23' 52")

Lon:   -87.5931°   (-87° 35' 35")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Pole Bridge Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Pole Bridge Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Pole Bridge Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Berry   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Gordo   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 - Located in Pickens County
 
Patton Junction - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Tuscaloosa   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pole Bridge Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Tuscaloosa County.

Arbor Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Bethabara Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Bone Camp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Carrolls Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Cowden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Cripple Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Edmondson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Harkey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Haygood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Hendrix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Hendrix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
McGuire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Nazareth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Piney Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Popular Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Prewitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Simpson - Cain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Traweek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Walton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Winters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pole Bridge Cemetery
 
Winters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pole Bridge 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 Pole Bridge Cemetery.

Alberta City   [Map]Cottondale   [Map]Lake Front Village   [Map]
Bankston   [Map]Echola   [Map]Northport   [Map]
Berry   [Map]Elrod   [Map]Peterson   [Map]
Brookwood   [Map]Gordo   [Map]Sahama Village   [Map]
Buhl   [Map]Holt   [Map]Samantha   [Map]
Bull City   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]Tuscaloosa   [Map]
Coker   [Map]Kellerman   [Map]Wood Village   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Pole Bridge Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Tuscaloosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette 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      
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion 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    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158754   (Name of Record: Pole Bridge Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.397893     Lon: -87.593063   [Map]
Elev: 112         Map Name: Lake Tuscaloosa North

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3979, Longitude: -87.5931     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pole Bridge Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pole Bridge Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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