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Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
(Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park 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 Tuscaloosa Memorial Park...

Tuscaloosa Memorial Park 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 Tuscaloosa Memorial Park

Lat:   33.2001°   (33° 12' 0")

Lon:   -87.4631°   (-87° 27' 47")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park 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 Tuscaloosa Memorial Park.

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


 

  Tuscaloosa Memorial Park  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Tuscaloosa County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park.

Moundville   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 - Located in Hale County
 
Tuscaloosa   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 39 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Tuscaloosa County.

Alberta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Andrews Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Bankston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Boyd Cemetery (FAG ID #2342684)
 
Cedar Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Chambers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Coaling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Cottondale Nature Garden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Darden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Garners Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Gilgal Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Gilgal Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #23009)
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Little Hurricane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Memory Hill Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
New Asia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Pine Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Rices Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Robertson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Ruhama Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Scales Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Shake Rag Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Sunset Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Taylorville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
The Old Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
West Highland Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
 
Williamson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park.

Alberta City   [Map]Foster's   [Map]Peterson   [Map]
Brookwood   [Map]Holt   [Map]Sahama Village   [Map]
Coaling   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]Tuscaloosa   [Map]
Coker   [Map]Kellerman   [Map]Vance   [Map]
Cottondale   [Map]Lake Front Village   [Map]Wood Village   [Map]
Duncanville   [Map]Northport   [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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Tuscaloosa Memorial Park:

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      
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    
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 Tuscaloosa Memorial Park ...

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 Tuscaloosa Memorial Park.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #128209   (Name of Record: Tuscaloosa Memorial Park)

Class: cemetery
County: Tuscaloosa
Lat: 33.2001184     Lon: -87.4630595   [Map]
Elev: 99         Map Name: Cottondale

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Tuscaloosa County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.al.us/

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: 33.2001, Longitude: -87.4631     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Tuscaloosa Memorial Park 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 that begins in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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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