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(Troup County, Georgia)


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Profile for the Oak Grove Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Oak 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.

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The Location of the Oak Grove Cemetery...

The Oak Grove Cemetery is located in Troup County. The county seat for Troup County is located in LaGrange.

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

Lat:   32.9668°   (32° 58' 0")

Lon:   -85.0113°   (-85° 0' 40")

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


 

  Oak Grove Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Greenville   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Meriwether County
 
Hamilton   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County
 
Hogansville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
LaGrange   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Lanett   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 40 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Oak Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Bright Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Fannin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Hamby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Herndon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Hill View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Langford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Long Cane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Loyd Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
McCalls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
McGee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Newsom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Perry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Rakestraw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Reid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Rivers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Shadowlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Sledge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Sledge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
South View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Tatum Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Traylor Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Oak Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Oak Grove Cemetery.

Abbottsford   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Pine Lake   [Map]
Asta Village   [Map]Harris City   [Map]Pine Mountain Valley   [Map]
Brays Lakeview   [Map]Hogansville   [Map]Pine Mountain   [Map]
Eady City (AL)   [Map]Huguley (AL)   [Map]Pioneer Village   [Map]
Evansville (AL)   [Map]LaGrange   [Map]Plant City (AL)   [Map]
Fredonia (AL)   [Map]Lanett (AL)   [Map]Standing Rock (AL)   [Map]
Glenn   [Map]McCosh Mill (AL)   [Map]Valley (AL)   [Map]
Greenville   [Map]Mountville   [Map]West Lake 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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Oak Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Troup County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Chambers County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattahoochee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clayton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coweta County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crawford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Douglas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harris County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Heard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meriwether County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Muscogee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Spalding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talbot County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Taylor County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Upson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Oak 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 Oak Grove Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #319753   (Name of Record: Oak Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Troup
Lat: 32.966793     Lon: -85.0113257   [Map]
Elev: 237         Map Name: Cannonville

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Troup County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Troup County: www.troupcountyga.org/

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.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: 32.9668, Longitude: -85.0113     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Oak Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Oak 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' (or point-to-point) distance starting in . 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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