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The location of Union Grove Cemetery









A visit to the Union Grove Cemetery ...

The location of the Union Grove Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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 six sections:

The Location of the Union Grove Cemetery ...

The Union Grove Cemetery is located in Marshall County. The county seat for Marshall County is located in Guntersville.

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

Lat:   34.3012°   (34° 18' 4")

Lon:   -86.2041°   (-86° 12' 14")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Union Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alder Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Blessing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Crestview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Eason Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Guntersville City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Happy Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
High Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
King Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Little Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Little Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Martling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Memorial Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. High Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Myrtletree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
New Brashiers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
New Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
New Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Old Albertville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Old Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Old Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22742<3>
 
Old Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Rehobeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Rooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
White Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Union Grove Cemetery.

Albertville   [Map]     Greer   [Map]    
Bartlett   [Map]     Gregory   [Map]    
Big Spring   [Map]     Grove Oak   [Map]    
Boaz   [Map]     Guntersville   [Map]    
Bowen   [Map]     Horton   [Map]    
Chigger Hill   [Map]     Lakeview   [Map]    
Columbus City Ferry   [Map]     Mill Village   [Map]    
Columbus City   [Map]     Mountainboro   [Map]    
Crossville   [Map]     Rabbit Town   [Map]    
Douglas   [Map]     Sardis City   [Map]    
Ferns Quarter   [Map]     Scant City   [Map]    
Fort Deposit   [Map]     Whitesboro   [Map]    
Fowler   [Map]     Wyeth City   [Map]    
Geraldine   [Map]      

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

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 Marshall County.

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

Albertville   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Boaz   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Columbus City   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Crossville   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Geraldine   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Guntersville   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Grove Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marshall County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cherokee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleburne County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cullman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
DeKalb County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Etowah County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Limestone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Clair County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Shelby County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Talladega County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Chattooga County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Dade County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Floyd County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Walker County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Franklin County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Marshall County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Marshall 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 #147510   (Name of Record: Union Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marshall
Lat: 34.3012038     Lon: -86.2041451   [Map]
Elev: 294         Map Name: Albertville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Marshall County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Union Grove Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3012, Longitude: -86.2041     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Union Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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