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Alder Springs Cemetery
(Marshall County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Alder Springs Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misplaced, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized this page 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Alder Springs Cemetery...

The Alder Springs 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 Alder Springs Cemetery

Lat:   34.3429°   (34° 20' 34")

Lon:   -86.2153°   (-86° 12' 55")

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

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

On the map below, all of the marker locations have been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While the values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary. We have not yet verified the accuracy of the following markers.


 

  Alder Springs Cemetery  


  Henryville Cemetery
  Eason Johnson Cemetery
  Henry Cemetery
  Happy Home Cemetery
  Kennamer Cemetery
  New Brashiers Chapel Cemetery
  Roden Cemetery
  Fairview Cemetery
  Taylor Cemetery
  Union Grove Cemetery
  King Chapel Cemetery
  Mt. High Cemetery
  Rooks Cemetery
  Little Branch Cemetery
  Martling Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Asbury Cemetery
  New Macedonia Cemetery
  Guntersville City Cemetery
  Old Albertville Cemetery
  Rehobeth Cemetery
  Little Branch Cemetery
  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Myrtletree Cemetery
  Crestview Cemetery
  Memorial Hill Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 40 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Alder Springs Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crestview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eason Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guntersville City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Haney Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Happy Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henryville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
High Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kennamer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lowry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Martling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McDonald Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memorial Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. High Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Myrtletree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Brashiers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Albertville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rehobeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
White Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alder Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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 Alder Springs Cemetery.

Albertville   [Map]Crossville   [Map]Grove Oak   [Map]
Bartlett   [Map]Douglas   [Map]Guntersville   [Map]
Big Spring   [Map]Ferns Quarter   [Map]Horton   [Map]
Boaz   [Map]Fort Deposit   [Map]Mill Village   [Map]
Bowen   [Map]Friendship   [Map]Rabbit Town   [Map]
Chigger Hill   [Map]Geraldine   [Map]Sardis City   [Map]
Columbus City Ferry   [Map]Grant   [Map]Scant City   [Map]
Columbus City   [Map]Gregory   [Map]Union Grove   [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 helpful websites 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 Alder Springs Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marshall County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the 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 Search     Genealogy Trails    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #147459   (Name of Record: Alder Springs Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marshall
Lat: 34.3428694     Lon: -86.2152571   [Map]
Elev: 329         Map Name: Albertville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for 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: 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: 34.3429, Longitude: -86.2153     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Alder Springs Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Alder Springs 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.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' 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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