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Asherbraner Cemetery
(Lawrence County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Asherbraner 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 Asherbraner Cemetery...

The Asherbraner Cemetery is located in Lawrence County. The county seat for Lawrence County is located in Moulton.

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

Lat:   34.3526°   (34° 21' 9")

Lon:   -87.1706°   (-87° 10' 14")

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


 

  Asherbraner Cemetery  


  Gibson Cemetery
  Arbor Cemetery
  Alexander Cemetery
  Johnson Cemetery
  Lebanon Cemetery
  Simms Cemetery
  Barnes Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Stover Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery
  Preuit Cemetery
  Smith Cemetery
  Miller Cemetery
  Penn Cemetery
  Wilborn Cemetery
  Cave Spring Cemetery
  Alexander Cemetery
  Hughes Cemetery
  Hampton Cemetery
  Smith Cemetery
  Johnson Cemetery
  Hickory Grove Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery
  Watkins Cemetery
  Penn Cemetery
  Old Friendship Cemetery
  Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 54 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Asherbraner Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Aldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Arbor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bogar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cave Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cheatham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Day - Speegle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Day - Speegle Cemetery (FAG ID #26387)

Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hampton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hickory Grove Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holmes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hughes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Inmanfield Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kitchens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Orr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Paff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Penn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Penn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Preuit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Puckett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Speake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stephenson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stovall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Watkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilborn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Woodard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Asherbraner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Asherbraner Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]Falkville   [Map]Moulton   [Map]
Arley   [Map]Flint City   [Map]Mount Hope   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Grayson   [Map]Muck City   [Map]
Camp Spring   [Map]Hartselle   [Map]Oakville   [Map]
Chalybeate Springs   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Crane Hill   [Map]Houston   [Map]South Vinemont   [Map]
Danville   [Map]Lacon   [Map]Trinity   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Logan   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
Double Springs   [Map]Moulton Heights   [Map]West Point   [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 like to 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 Asherbraner Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lawrence County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale 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    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence 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 Lawrence County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Lawrence 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 Asherbraner 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 Asherbraner Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #159090   (Name of Record: Asherbraner Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lawrence
Lat: 34.3525985     Lon: -87.1705699   [Map]
Elev: 270         Map Name: Upshaw

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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: 34.3526, Longitude: -87.1706     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Asherbraner Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Asherbraner 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 '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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