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(Marengo County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Union Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Union 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 Union Cemetery...

The Union Cemetery is located in Marengo County. The county seat for Marengo County is located in Linden.

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

Lat:   32.0457°   (32° 2' 44")

Lon:   -87.6511°   (-87° 39' 3")

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

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


 

  Union Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Camden   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Lower Peach Tree   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Thomaston   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Union Cemetery
 
Thomasville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 44 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Union Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Airmount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Arbor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Christian Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Danzy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
DeVan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Dixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 
Dunaway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Dunning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Finley Crossing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Goose Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Goshen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Hosea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Independence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Laurel Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Living Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Union Cemetery
 
Mooring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Mormons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Morrisette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Mt. Pilgrim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Pearson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Union Cemetery
 
Pritchard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
St. Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Shamburger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Shields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Shop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Thornhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Wilcox County
 
Tutt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Union Cemetery.

Alberta   [Map]Dixon's Mills   [Map]Magnolia   [Map]
Anne Manie   [Map]Ellison   [Map]Millers Ferry   [Map]
Arlington   [Map]Fulton   [Map]Pine Hill   [Map]
Catherine   [Map]Half Acre   [Map]Sweet Water   [Map]
Coy   [Map]Kimbrough   [Map]Thomaston   [Map]
Crenshaw   [Map]Linden   [Map]Thomasville   [Map]
Dickinson   [Map]Lower Peach Tree   [Map]Vineland   [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 visit 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 Union Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Marengo County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Conecuh 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      
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes 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    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1867924   (Name of Record: Union Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marengo
Lat: 32.0457044     Lon: -87.6511146   [Map]
Elev: 53         Map Name: Surginer

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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: 32.0457, Longitude: -87.6511     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Union Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Union 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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