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(Madison County, Alabama)


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

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the Batts - Ward Cemetery...

The Batts - Ward Cemetery is located in Madison County. The county seat for Madison County is located in Huntsville.

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

Lat:   34.5845°   (34° 35' 4")

Lon:   -86.7458°   (-86° 44' 44")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Batts - Ward 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 Batts - Ward Cemetery.

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


 

  Batts - Ward Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Batts - Ward Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Madison County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Batts - Ward Cemetery.

Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Hartselle   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 74 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Batts - Ward Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Ashford - Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave<5> entry for the Ashford - Tate Cemetery (FAG ID #21334)
 
Ballinger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Barclay - Teney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Bibb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Blackwell - Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Breeding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Breeding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Center Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Chunns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Dickson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Faith Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Fennil Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Gowan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Grantland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Green Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Groves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Holding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Horton - Joiner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Hunley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Hunley Cemetery (FAG ID #23600)
 
Inman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Jamar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Joiner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Kolb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Leemon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Lyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Lynch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Madison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Meyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2401372)
 
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Peebles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Peete Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Peete Cemetery (FAG ID #25327)
 
Penland - Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Powhatan - Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Ragland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Ragland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Reed Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Rowe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Simpson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Simpson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Thach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Thatch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Timmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Troup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Valermosos Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Valhermoso Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Winton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Withers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Woodward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Zeitler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Batts - Ward Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County

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 Batts - Ward Cemetery.

Belle Mina   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Bluff City   [Map]Hartselle   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Lacey's Spring   [Map]Slaughter Landing   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Madison   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
Flint City   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]Triana   [Map]
Garner   [Map]Morgan City   [Map]Valhermoso Springs   [Map]
Greenwycke Village   [Map]Orrville   [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 Batts - Ward Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #146669   (Name of Record: Batts-Ward Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.5845365     Lon: -86.7458319   [Map]
Elev: 182         Map Name: Triana

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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: 34.5845, Longitude: -86.7458     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Batts - Ward Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Batts - Ward 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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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<5>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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