Historic Markers Across Alabama

Cedar Grove Cemetery

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Location: on Co Rd 17 0.1 miles north of Cedar Grove Parkway, Maylene, Alabama
County: Shelby
Coordinates: N 33° 14.388    W 086° 51.24
  33.2398    -86.854
Style: Free Standing **
Status: The marking is missing.
Waymark: WMEEV1


Established as Meredith Cemetery, the first recorded burial here was Sarah Hoge Meredith, who died August 25, 1836. The Griffin family donated land for this burial ground and it has been in continuous use since founded. An annual memorial service has been held on this site since before the Civil War.

Erected 2009 by Cedar Grove Memorial Association.

End of Cedar Grove Cemetery