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Aycock Cemetery
(Franklin County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Aycock 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 Aycock Cemetery...

The Aycock Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Russellville.

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

Lat:   34.5687°   (34° 34' 7")

Lon:   -87.5998°   (-87° 35' 59")

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

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

The locations for the following markers came from a variety of sources and we have varying levels of confidence in those locations. For each marker, we show either our confidence or the information source for the marker.


 

  Aycock Cemetery  


  Ligon Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Ramsey Cemetery
   Location verified
  Jenkins Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Bob Saint Cemetery
   Estimated location<3>
  Isbell Chapel Cemetery
   Location verified
  Bethsaida Cemetery
   Location verified
  Old Mt. Moriah Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Pennington Cemetery
   Location verified
  Ligon Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Kirkland Cemetery
   Location verified
  Young Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Gravel Hill Cemetery
   Location verified
  Tharp Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Bobo Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Gargis Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Tharptown Cemetery
   Location verified
  King Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Number 6 Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Osborn Hill Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Mt. Nebo Baptist Church Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Hyde Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Sibley Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Bethlehem Cemetery
   Location verified
  Counts Cemetery
   Location verified
  Gargas Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Sylvester Cemetery
   Location verified

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<4> of the Aycock Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bethsaida Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bickley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blythe Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bob Saint Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Bobo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Cherry Hill Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Counts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Denton Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Devaney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Gadd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gargas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gargis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gravel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Gunn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hyde Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Isbell Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location has been verified
Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kirkland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
LaGrange Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ligon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ligon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Love Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Masterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Nebo Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Number 6 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Osborn Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pennington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Rand Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ricks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Roden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sargent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Sibley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sylvester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Tharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tharptown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Aycock Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Aycock Cemetery.

Avoca   [Map]Furnace Hill   [Map]Phil Campbell   [Map]
Bainbridge   [Map]Gatesville   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Belgreen   [Map]Hatton   [Map]Sheffield   [Map]
Camp Spring   [Map]Leighton   [Map]Spring Valley   [Map]
Campbell Settlement   [Map]Littleville   [Map]Spruce Pine   [Map]
Canaan   [Map]Mount Hope   [Map]Town Creek   [Map]
Courtland   [Map]Muck City   [Map]Tuscumbia   [Map]
Davidsons Cross Roads   [Map]Muscle Shoals   [Map]Wilson Dam   [Map]
Ford City   [Map]Nitrate City   [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 - 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 Aycock Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

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    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence 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    
Morgan 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    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #113317   (Name of Record: Aycock Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 34.5687041     Lon: -87.5997503   [Map]
Elev: 186         Map Name: Old Bethel

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 34.5687, Longitude: -87.5998     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Aycock Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Aycock 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>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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