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(Hale County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Union Grove Cemetery ...

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

The Union Grove Cemetery is located in Hale County. The county seat for Hale County is located in Greensboro.

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

Lat:   32.7140°   (32° 42' 50")

Lon:   -87.5561°   (-87° 33' 21")

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


 

  Union Grove Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Demopolis   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Marengo County
 
Eutaw   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Forkland   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Greensboro   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Moundville   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Uniontown   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Union Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Agnew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Agnew Cemetery (FAG ID #2589550)
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Boston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Burk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Burrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Burroughs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Crooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Curry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Greenleaf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Greensboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Griffin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Hatche Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Hill Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Jenkins Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Martian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
May Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Herman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
New Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Ramey Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Redick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Rhodes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Stokes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Turpin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Walthill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Union Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Union Grove Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]Freetown   [Map]Oak Village   [Map]
Arcola   [Map]Gallion   [Map]Phipps   [Map]
Browns   [Map]Greensboro   [Map]Prairieville   [Map]
Demopolis   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Sawyerville   [Map]
Eutaw   [Map]Marion   [Map]Sprott   [Map]
Faunsdale   [Map]Moundville   [Map]Uniontown   [Map]
Forkland   [Map]Newbern   [Map]The Village   [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 helpful websites 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 Union Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Hale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene 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    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kemper County (MS):       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 Hale County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Hale 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 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 Union Grove Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158596   (Name of Record: Union Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hale
Lat: 32.7140193     Lon: -87.5561164   [Map]
Elev: 99         Map Name: Greensboro

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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: 32.7140, Longitude: -87.5561     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Union Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Union 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' distance from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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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