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Shady Grove Cemetery
(Dale County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Shady Grove Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Shady Grove 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 Shady Grove Cemetery...

The Shady Grove Cemetery is located in Dale County. The county seat for Dale County is located in Ozark.

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

Lat:   31.2374°   (31° 14' 14")

Lon:   -85.7824°   (-85° 46' 56")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Shady Grove 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 Shady Grove Cemetery.

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


 

  Shady Grove Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Shady Grove Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Dale County.

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

Daleville   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Enterprise   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Geneva   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Hartford   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Midland City   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Newton   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Ozark   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Pinckard   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Samson   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Slocomb   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Shady Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bellwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Coffee Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Consolation Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Cool Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Daleville Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
El Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Enterprise City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Keyton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Mt. Gilead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Houston County
 
Mt. Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Shady Grove Cemetery.

Battens Crossroads   [Map]Costilla   [Map]Hartford   [Map]
Bellwood   [Map]Daleville   [Map]Holiday Village   [Map]
Central City   [Map]Enterprise   [Map]Level Plains   [Map]
Chancellor   [Map]Eunola   [Map]New Brockton   [Map]
Clayhatchee   [Map]Fort Rucker   [Map]Newton   [Map]
Coffee Springs   [Map]Geneva   [Map]Scranton   [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 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 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 Shady Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Dale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Early County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1729928   (Name of Record: Shady Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dale
Lat: 31.2373955     Lon: -85.7824349   [Map]
Elev: 85         Map Name: Bellwood

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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: 31.2374, Longitude: -85.7824     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Shady Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Shady Grove 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 beginning in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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