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Barnes Cemetery
(Lawrence County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Barnes 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 Barnes Cemetery...

The Barnes 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 Barnes Cemetery

Lat:   34.4176°   (34° 25' 3")

Lon:   -87.1370°   (-87° 8' 13")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Barnes 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 Barnes 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, the majority 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 locations should have been definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary.


 

  Barnes Cemetery  


  Red Hill Cemetery
   Location verified
  Puckett Cemetery
  Keys Cemetery
  Preuit Cemetery
  Stover Cemetery
  Miller Cemetery
  Paff Cemetery
  Orr Cemetery
  Johnson Chapel Cemetery
  Hampton Cemetery
  Lindsey Cemetery
  Johnson Cemetery
  O'Neal Cemetery
  Watkins Cemetery
  Gibson Cemetery
  Old Friendship Cemetery
  Kitchens Cemetery
  Arbor Cemetery
  Alexander Cemetery
  Johnson Cemetery
  Gibson Cemetery
  Simms Cemetery
  Lebanon Cemetery
  Asherbraner Cemetery
  Speake Cemetery
  Penn Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 57 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Barnes Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Aldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Arbor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Asherbraner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cave Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cheatham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hampton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Herrin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hughes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Keys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kitchens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moody Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Orr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Orr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Paff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Penn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Preuit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Puckett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Red Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sivley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Speake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stovall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stroup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Watkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilborn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barnes Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Woodard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Barnes 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 Barnes Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Oakville   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Hartselle   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Camp Spring   [Map]Hatton   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Chalybeate Springs   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Danville   [Map]Lacon   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Moulton Heights   [Map]Trinity   [Map]
Falkville   [Map]Moulton   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
Flint City   [Map]Mount Hope   [Map]West Point   [Map]
Grayson   [Map]Muck City   [Map]Wren   [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 first visit 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 - although 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 Barnes 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    
Jackson 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 Barnes 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 Barnes Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #159115   (Name of Record: Barnes Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lawrence
Lat: 34.4175966     Lon: -87.1369583   [Map]
Elev: 195         Map Name: Oakville

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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: 34.4176, Longitude: -87.1370     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Barnes Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Barnes 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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