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Aaron Cemetery
(Walker County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Aaron Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Aaron 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 upon 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 Aaron Cemetery...

The Aaron Cemetery is located in Walker County. The county seat for Walker County is located in Jasper.

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

Lat:   33.8834°   (33° 53' 0")

Lon:   -87.1608°   (-87° 9' 38")

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

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Aaron Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Aaron Cemetery. The following communities are located in Walker County.

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

Cordova   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Sumiton   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Aaron Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Aaron Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Aaron Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 
Blooming Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Bolden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Boldo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Burton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Cold Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Aaron Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 
Copeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Aaron Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 
Delma Baird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Aaron Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Drummond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
John Porter Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the John Porter Family Cemetery (FAG ID #25611)
 
Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Mauldin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
McKinley Chapel Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Aaron Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Aaron Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Old City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Old Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Samaria Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Aaron Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 
Sipsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
South Lowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Tingle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Walker Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Aaron Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Aaron Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 31 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Aaron Cemetery.

Arkadelphia   [Map]Corner   [Map]Quinton   [Map]
Arley   [Map]Crane Hill   [Map]Red Hill   [Map]
Baltimore   [Map]Creel   [Map]Reeds Ferry   [Map]
Barney   [Map]Dora   [Map]Robbins Crossroads   [Map]
Black Warrior Town   [Map]Empire   [Map]Sayre   [Map]
Bremen   [Map]Falls City   [Map]Sipsey   [Map]
Burnwell   [Map]Goodsprings   [Map]Slick Ford   [Map]
Burrows Crossroads   [Map]Jasper   [Map]Sumiton   [Map]
Camak Mills   [Map]Oakahalla   [Map]Townley   [Map]
Colony   [Map]Parrish   [Map]Twilley Town   [Map]
Cordova   [Map]Powellville   [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 start 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 - 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 Aaron Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Walker County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #162295   (Name of Record: Aaron Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Walker
Lat: 33.8834388     Lon: -87.1608377   [Map]
Elev: 119         Map Name: Sunlight

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.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: 33.8834, Longitude: -87.1608     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Aaron Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Aaron 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 that starts 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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<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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