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Bailey Cemetery
(Lauderdale County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Bailey 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 Bailey Cemetery...

The Bailey Cemetery is located in Lauderdale County. The county seat for Lauderdale County is located in Florence.

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

Lat:   34.8787°   (34° 52' 43")

Lon:   -87.4997°   (-87° 29' 58")

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


 

  Bailey Cemetery  


  Thompson Cemetery
  Tate - Russell Cemetery
  Canerday Cemetery
  Huff Cemetery
  Stutts Cemetery
  Hale Cemetery
  Wright Cemetery
  Jordan Cemetery
  Hill Cemetery
  Old Tanyard Cemetery
  Cox Cemetery
  Butler Cemetery
  Holden Cemetery
  Price Cemetery
  Oak Hill Cemetery
  Jones Hill Cemetery
  McGee Cemetery
  Harden Cemetery
  Bluewater Cemetery
  Williams Cemetery
  Harrison Cemetery
  Barkley Cemetery
  Crow Cemetery
  Douglass Cemetery
  Wilson Cemetery
  Houston Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 55 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Bailey Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barkley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Belew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bluewater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Canerday Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Douglass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Emaline Stutts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Faircloth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grissom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hennigan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Huff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Huff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ingram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kernachan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McGee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McKiernan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery (FAG ID #24734)

New Ground Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the New Ground Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2323740)

Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Tanyard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Perry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Richardson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Michaels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Church of Christ Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Stutts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stutts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tate - Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitamore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bailey Cemetery.

Arnot   [Map]Davidsons Cross Roads   [Map]Muscle Shoals   [Map]
Atlas   [Map]Elgin   [Map]Nitrate City   [Map]
Bainbridge   [Map]Florence   [Map]Rascal Town (TN)   [Map]
Beach Grove   [Map]Ford City   [Map]Rogersville   [Map]
Belew   [Map]Green Hill   [Map]Saint Florian   [Map]
Belleview   [Map]Iron City (TN)   [Map]Saint Joseph (TN)   [Map]
Canaan   [Map]Killen   [Map]Wheeler Dam Village   [Map]
Cedar Hill   [Map]Leighton   [Map]Wilson Dam   [Map]
Corum   [Map]Lexington   [Map]Zip 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 begin 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 Bailey Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lauderdale 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    
Franklin 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    
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    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Decatur County (TN):       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    
Henderson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lewis County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry 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 Lauderdale County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Lauderdale 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 Bailey 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 Bailey Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #113351   (Name of Record: Bailey Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lauderdale
Lat: 34.8786964     Lon: -87.4997467   [Map]
Elev: 210         Map Name: Center Hill

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: 34.8787, Longitude: -87.4997     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bailey Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Bailey 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' (or point-to-point) distance starting 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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