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Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
(Clarke County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks 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 Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks...

The Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks is located in Clarke County. The county seat for Clarke County is located in Grove Hill.

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

Lat:   31.9185°   (31° 55' 6")

Lon:   -87.9545°   (-87° 57' 16")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks 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 Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks.

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


 

  Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Clarke County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks.

Bladon Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Butler   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Grove Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Thomasville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Marengo County
 
Bashan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Bashi Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Bell Brewer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Choctaw Corner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Marengo County
 
Hatchet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Marengo County
 
Hoboken Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Marengo County
 
Huggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Lucker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Marengo County
 
Luker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Marengo County
 
McFadden Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Marengo County
 
Old Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Marengo County
 
Pruitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Marengo County
 
Putnam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Marengo County
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 - Located in Marengo County
 
Smiths Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Trotter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Ulcanush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks.

Barrons   [Map]Ellison   [Map]Nanafalia   [Map]
Bladon Springs   [Map]Fakit Chipunta   [Map]Pennington   [Map]
Butler   [Map]Frankville   [Map]Pine Hill   [Map]
Campbell   [Map]Fulton   [Map]Putnam   [Map]
Choctaw City   [Map]Gilbertown   [Map]Salitpa   [Map]
Coffeeville   [Map]Grove Hill   [Map]Sweet Water   [Map]
Dickinson   [Map]Half Acre   [Map]Thomasville   [Map]
Dixon's Mills   [Map]Morvin   [Map]Toxey   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Clarke County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baldwin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas 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      
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

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 Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #133714   (Name of Record: Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks)

Class: cemetery
County: Clarke
Lat: 31.9184868     Lon: -87.9544532   [Map]
Elev: 65         Map Name: Morvin

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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: 31.9185, Longitude: -87.9545     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Tallahatta Cemetery for Blacks 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' distance that stretches from . 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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