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The location of Poplar Log Cemetery









A visit to the Poplar Log Cemetery ...

The location of the Poplar Log 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 Poplar Log Cemetery ...

The Poplar Log Cemetery is located in Marion County. The county seat for Marion County is located in Hamilton.

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

Lat:   34.1526°   (34° 9' 9")

Lon:   -87.9031°   (-87° 54' 11")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 43 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Poplar Log Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Marion County.

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Banister Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Burnt House Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Cox Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Donham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Federick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Fulton Bridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Green Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Hamilton City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Lovejoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
McKinley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Moses Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Mt. Joy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
New Hope Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24934<3>
 
Nichols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Rocky Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Sullens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Sullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Weatherly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Poplar Log Cemetery.

Bear Creek   [Map]     Hamilton   [Map]    
Beaverton   [Map]     Hodges   [Map]    
Boar Tush   [Map]     Littleville   [Map]    
Brilliant   [Map]     Natural Bridge   [Map]    
Delmar   [Map]     Oakland (MS)   [Map]    
Detroit   [Map]     Phil Campbell   [Map]    
Farriss   [Map]     Rock City   [Map]    
Glen Allen   [Map]     Spruce Pine   [Map]    
Glen Mary   [Map]     Tremont (MS)   [Map]    
Gu-Win   [Map]     Twin   [Map]    
Guin   [Map]     Vina   [Map]    
Hackleburg   [Map]     Weston   [Map]    
Haleyville   [Map]     Winfield   [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 Poplar Log Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marion County.

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

Guin   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Haleyville   [Map]
 - Located in Winston County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Hamilton   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Phil Campbell   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Poplar Log Cemetery
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Poplar Log 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 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 Poplar Log Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cullman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fayette County:     Cyndi's
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Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lamar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lauderdale County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
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Limestone County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pickens County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Tuscaloosa County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Winston County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Chickasaw County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Clay County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Itawamba County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Lee 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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Prentiss County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Tishomingo County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #153037   (Name of Record: Poplar Log Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 34.1526005     Lon: -87.9030863   [Map]
Elev: 177         Map Name: Hamilton

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marion County: www.sonet.net/marioncounty/

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 Poplar Log Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1526, Longitude: -87.9031     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Poplar Log 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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