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(Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)


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The location of Shiloh Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the Shiloh 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.

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The Location of the Shiloh Cemetery...

The Shiloh 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 Shiloh Cemetery

Lat:   33.0126°   (33° 0' 45")

Lon:   -87.3897°   (-87° 23' 22")

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

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Blocton - Historic   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Centreville   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Moundville   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Tuscaloosa   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
West Blocton   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Shiloh Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Avery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Big Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
China Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Duncanville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22576<4>
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
George Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Grimes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Haysop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Hubbard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Hubbard Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Little Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Mt. Sinai Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Mulberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Pine Flat Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Pondville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Sandy Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
South Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Thomas Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Shiloh Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bibb County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shiloh Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Shiloh Cemetery.

Alberta City   [Map]Cottondale   [Map]Peterson   [Map]
Blocton   [Map]Duncanville   [Map]Phipps   [Map]
Brent   [Map]East Town   [Map]Sahama Village   [Map]
Brookwood   [Map]Egypt   [Map]Scottsville   [Map]
Bucktown   [Map]Fikestown   [Map]Tuscaloosa   [Map]
Burmah   [Map]Holt   [Map]Vance   [Map]
Centreville   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]West Blocton   [Map]
Coaling   [Map]Moundville   [Map]Wood Village   [Map]
Corinne   [Map]Pearson   [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 like to 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 - 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 Shiloh 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:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas 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    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marengo 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    

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 Shiloh 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 Shiloh Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #162825   (Name of Record: Shiloh Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.0126228     Lon: -87.3897239   [Map]
Elev: 111         Map Name: Duncanville

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



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: 33.0126, Longitude: -87.3897     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Shiloh Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Shiloh 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 'point-to-point' distance starting from . 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.

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<4>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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