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Our Genealogy Helper for Roebuck Park ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Roebuck Park (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Roebuck Park. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the southeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Roebuck Park is located in Jefferson County.

To see how the shape of Alabama's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Jefferson County: Bibb, Blount, Saint Clair, Shelby, Tuscaloosa & Walker.

Below are the counties that are near Roebuck Park. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Roebuck Park:

  • Jefferson County     (The home county of Roebuck Park)
    • Center Point [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Center Point
      • Center Point [Jefferson County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2015: 16,655 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Center Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Center Point<2>
    • Zion City [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zion City
      • Zion City [Jefferson County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Zion City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zion City
    • Alton [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alton
      • Alton [Jefferson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alton<2>
    • Chalkville [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chalkville
      • Chalkville [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chalkville
    • Grayson Valley [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grayson Valley
      • Grayson Valley [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grayson Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grayson Valley
    • Marks Village [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marks Village
      • Marks Village [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marks Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marks Village
    • Gate City [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gate City
      • Gate City [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gate City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gate City
    • Tarrant [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tarrant
      • Tarrant [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,109 people
      • Tarrant has also been known as:
      • Tarrant City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tarrant
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tarrant<2>
    • Cahaba Village [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cahaba Village
      • Cahaba Village [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cahaba Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cahaba Village
    • Lola City [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lola City
      • Lola City [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lola City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lola City
    • New Castle [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Castle
      • New Castle [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
    • Irondale [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irondale
      • Irondale [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,893 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondale have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irondale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irondale<2>
  • Bibb County
    • Green Pond [Bibb County]
    • Woodstock [Bibb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodstock
      • Woodstock [Bibb County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,638 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodstock have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodstock<2>
    • North Bibb [Bibb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Bibb
      • North Bibb [Bibb County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Bibb have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Bibb
  • Blount County
    • Dale [Blount County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dale
      • Dale [Blount County] was located 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dale have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • County Line [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for County Line
      • County Line [Blount County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 265 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on County Line
    • Remlap [Blount County]
    • Selfville [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Selfville
      • Selfville [Blount County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selfville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selfville
    • Dallas [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dallas
      • Dallas [Blount County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dallas have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dallas
    • Adville [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adville
      • Adville [Blount County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adville
    • Locust Fork [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Locust Fork
      • Locust Fork [Blount County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Locust Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locust Fork
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Locust Fork<2>
    • Hayden [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hayden
      • Hayden [Blount County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,343 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hayden<2>
    • Smoke Rise [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smoke Rise
      • Smoke Rise [Blount County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smoke Rise have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smoke Rise
    • Red Hill [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Hill
      • Red Hill [Blount County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Hill
    • Deavers [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deavers
      • Deavers [Blount County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deavers have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deavers
    • Allgood [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allgood
      • Allgood [Blount County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northeast of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 650 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Allgood have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allgood
  • Calhoun County
    • Eastaboga [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eastaboga
      • Eastaboga [Calhoun County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eastaboga have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastaboga
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eastaboga<2>
    • Ohatchee [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ohatchee
      • Ohatchee [Calhoun County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,153 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ohatchee have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ohatchee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ohatchee<2>
  • Cullman County
    • Baltimore [Cullman County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baltimore
      • Baltimore [Cullman County] was located 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baltimore have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Arkadelphia [Cullman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arkadelphia
      • Arkadelphia [Cullman County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arkadelphia have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arkadelphia
    • Black Bottom [Cullman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Black Bottom
      • Black Bottom [Cullman County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Bottom
    • Colony [Cullman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colony
      • Colony [Cullman County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2015: 273 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colony
    • The Colony [Cullman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Colony
      • The Colony [Cullman County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 289 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for The Colony have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Colony
    • Damascus [Cullman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Damascus
      • Damascus [Cullman County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Damascus
    • Garden City [Cullman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden City
      • Garden City [Cullman County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 501 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garden City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garden City
    • Hanceville [Cullman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanceville
      • Hanceville [Cullman County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,461 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hanceville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanceville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanceville<2>
    • Bremen [Cullman County]
    • Dodge City [Cullman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dodge City
      • Dodge City [Cullman County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 623 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dodge City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dodge City
    • Good Hope [Cullman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Good Hope
      • Good Hope [Cullman County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,362 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Good Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Good Hope
    • Berlin [Cullman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berlin
      • Berlin [Cullman County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the north of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berlin
  • Etowah County
    • Altoona [Etowah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
      • Altoona [Etowah County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 913 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altoona have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<2>
    • Walnut Grove [Etowah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut Grove
      • Walnut Grove [Etowah County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 700 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walnut Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Grove
  • Saint Clair County
    • Woodland Village [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodland Village
      • Woodland Village [Saint Clair County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodland Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland Village
    • Acmar [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acmar
      • Acmar [Saint Clair County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acmar
    • Moody [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moody
      • Moody [Saint Clair County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,065 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moody
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moody<2>
    • Argo [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Argo
      • Argo [Saint Clair County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,348 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Argo have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Argo
    • Margaret [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Margaret
      • Margaret [Saint Clair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,137 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Margaret have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Margaret
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Margaret<2>
    • Turnbough Town [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turnbough Town
      • Turnbough Town [Saint Clair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turnbough Town have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turnbough Town
    • Cook's Springs [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cook's Springs
      • Cook's Springs [Saint Clair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cook's Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cook's Springs
    • Springville [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springville
      • Springville [Saint Clair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,304 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springville<2>
    • Branchville [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Branchville
      • Branchville [Saint Clair County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Branchville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Branchville
    • Odenville [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Odenville
      • Odenville [Saint Clair County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,893 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Odenville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Odenville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Odenville<2>
    • Saint Clair Springs [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Clair Springs
      • Saint Clair Springs [Saint Clair County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Clair Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Clair Springs
    • Fountainrun [Saint Clair County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fountainrun
      • Fountainrun [Saint Clair County] was located 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fountainrun have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Shelby County
    • Dunavant [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunavant
      • Dunavant [Shelby County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunavant
    • Dunnavant [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunnavant
      • Dunnavant [Shelby County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunnavant
    • Lake Purdy [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Purdy
      • Lake Purdy [Shelby County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the south of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Purdy have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Purdy
    • Shoal Creek [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shoal Creek
      • Shoal Creek [Shelby County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the south of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shoal Creek
    • Inverness [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inverness
      • Inverness [Shelby County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inverness have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inverness
    • Vandiver [Shelby County]
    • Meadowbrook [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadowbrook
      • Meadowbrook [Shelby County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadowbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadowbrook
    • Sterrett [Shelby County]
    • Indian Springs Village [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Springs Village
      • Indian Springs Village [Shelby County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the south of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,559 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Springs Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Springs Village
    • Chelsea [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chelsea
      • Chelsea [Shelby County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the south of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2015: 12,059 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chelsea
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chelsea<2>
    • Calcis [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calcis
      • Calcis [Shelby County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calcis
    • Westover [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westover
      • Westover [Shelby County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,726 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westover have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westover
  • Talladega County
    • Logan Martin Dam [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logan Martin Dam
      • Logan Martin Dam [Talladega County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Logan Martin Dam. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan Martin Dam
    • Colony [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colony
      • Colony [Talladega County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colony have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colony
    • Windsong Island [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windsong Island
      • Windsong Island [Talladega County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsong Island
    • Childersburg [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Childersburg
      • Childersburg [Talladega County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,837 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Childersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Childersburg<2>
    • Alpine [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alpine
      • Alpine [Talladega County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alpine have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpine<2>
    • Bon Air [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bon Air
      • Bon Air [Talladega County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 110 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bon Air have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bon Air
    • Lincoln [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln
      • Lincoln [Talladega County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,781 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincoln<2>
    • Talladega [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talladega
      • Talladega [Talladega County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,457 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talladega
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Talladega<2>
    • Oak Grove [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Grove
      • Oak Grove [Talladega County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 521 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Grove
    • Talladega Springs [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talladega Springs
      • Talladega Springs [Talladega County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 159 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talladega Springs
    • Sylacauga [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sylacauga
      • Sylacauga [Talladega County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,034 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sylacauga
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sylacauga<2>
    • Waldo [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waldo
      • Waldo [Talladega County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 272 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waldo have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waldo
  • Tuscaloosa County
    • Lake View [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake View
      • Lake View [Tuscaloosa County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,671 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake View have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake View
  • Walker County
    • Quinton [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quinton
      • Quinton [Walker County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quinton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quinton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quinton<2>
    • Creel [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Creel
      • Creel [Walker County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creel have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creel
    • Empire [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Empire
      • Empire [Walker County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Empire
    • Sumiton [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sumiton
      • Sumiton [Walker County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,332 people
      • Former names for Sumiton:
      • Commercial
      • Democrat
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sumiton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sumiton<2>
    • Twilley Town [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twilley Town
      • Twilley Town [Walker County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the west of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twilley Town have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twilley Town
    • Yerkwood [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yerkwood
      • Yerkwood [Walker County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the west of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yerkwood
    • Burnwell [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnwell
      • Burnwell [Walker County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the west of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnwell have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnwell
    • Oakahalla [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakahalla
      • Oakahalla [Walker County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the west of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakahalla
    • Black Warrior Town [Walker County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Black Warrior Town
      • Black Warrior Town [Walker County] was located 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Black Warrior Town have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Dora [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dora
      • Dora [Walker County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the west of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,905 people
      • Former name for Dora:
      • Sharon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dora<2>
    • Reeds Ferry [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reeds Ferry
      • Reeds Ferry [Walker County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the west of Roebuck Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reeds Ferry
    • Barney [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barney
      • Barney [Walker County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the west of Roebuck Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barney have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barney

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Roebuck Park, see our County-by-County Page for Roebuck Park.

Newspapers Published in Roebuck Park ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 5 newspapers that have been published in the area around Roebuck Park.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Roebuck Park, there are papers which were published within 5 miles [8 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Roebuck Park.

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 helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Roebuck Park:

  • 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.
    • Stories from Alabama

Cemeteries Near Roebuck Park ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Roebuck Park.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Roebuck Park covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Reed Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Reed Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Reed Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reed Cemetery
  • Higgins Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Higgins Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Higgins Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Higgins Cemetery
  • Mt. Zion Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Zion Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. Zion Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Zion Cemetery
  • Bass Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bass Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bass Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bass Cemetery
  • East Lake Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the East Lake Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the East Lake Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Lake Cemetery
  • Earltown Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Earltown Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Earltown Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Earltown Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • Alton Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Alton Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Alton Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alton Cemetery
    • Jefferson Memorial Gardens
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Jefferson Memorial Gardens
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Jefferson Memorial Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson Memorial Gardens
    • Taylor Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery
    • Greenwood Cemetery
    • Sheritt Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sheritt Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sheritt Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheritt Cemetery
    • Inglenook Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Inglenook Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Inglenook Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inglenook Cemetery
    • Forest Hill Cemetery
    • Bush Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bush Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bush Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bush Cemetery
    • Forest Crest Cemetery

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<6>

While we didn't find Roebuck Park in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Roebuck Park.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Roebuck Park, with the one closest to Roebuck Park listed first.

  • Huffman [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huffman
    • Huffman [Jefferson County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Roebuck Park
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Huffman had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huffman have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huffman
  • East Lake [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Lake
    • East Lake [Jefferson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Roebuck Park
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 308 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, East Lake had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Lake
  • Ruffner [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ruffner
    • Ruffner [Jefferson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south of Roebuck Park
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Ruffner had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ruffner have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruffner
  • Weems [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weems
    • Weems [Jefferson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Weems had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weems have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weems
  • Gate City [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gate City
    • Gate City [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Roebuck Park
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Gate City had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gate City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gate City
  • Rock Ridge [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rock Ridge
    • Rock Ridge [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Rock Ridge had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rock Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Ridge
  • Continue List ...
    • Chalkville [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chalkville
      • Chalkville [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Roebuck Park
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Chalkville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chalkville
    • Bartonville [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bartonville
      • Bartonville [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southwest of Roebuck Park
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 20 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Bartonville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bartonville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bartonville
    • Woodlawn [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodlawn
      • Woodlawn [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southwest of Roebuck Park
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,506 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Woodlawn had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodlawn have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodlawn
    • Irondale [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irondale
      • Irondale [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Roebuck Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,893 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Irondale had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondale have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irondale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irondale<2>
    • McCombs [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McCombs
      • McCombs [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Roebuck Park
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, McCombs had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McCombs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McCombs
    • Trussville [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trussville
      • Trussville [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east of Roebuck Park
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 462 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,635 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Trussville had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trussville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trussville<2>
    • Woodward [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodward
      • Woodward [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Roebuck Park
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 795 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Woodward had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodward have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodward
    • New Castle [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Castle
      • New Castle [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of Roebuck Park
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 318 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, New Castle had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
    • Lewisburg [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewisburg
      • Lewisburg [Jefferson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west of Roebuck Park
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Lewisburg had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewisburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisburg

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Roebuck Park. See our List of 1890's Communities around Roebuck Park.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Roebuck Park. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Roebuck Park) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roebuck Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6054, Longitude: -86.6950       In this case, the coordinates for Roebuck Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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.
<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<5>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.
<6>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Roebuck Park, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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