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(Jackson County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Bethel 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 Bethel Cemetery...

The Bethel Cemetery is located in Jackson County. The county seat for Jackson County is located in Scottsboro.

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

Lat:   34.8970°   (34° 53' 49")

Lon:   -86.3036°   (-86° 18' 12")

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

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


 

  Bethel Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 70 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Bethel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Beech Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Bouldin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Bragg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Bragg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Burdine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Church Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Clay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Cochran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Crowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Damron Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 
Fanning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Fanning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Graveyard Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Hambrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Hambrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Harbin - Dalton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Hayes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Henshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Hereford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Hollytree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Hudson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Jack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Jacks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Jacks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
King Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Maples Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Mason Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Massengale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
McClue Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Moon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Norris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Norris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Old Bostick Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Posey Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Prince Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Prince Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Ragsdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Reid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Rice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Robertson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Rocky Springs Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Rouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
St. Clair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Sharp Cemetery #2   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Sisco Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
State Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Swaim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Todd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Tone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Turley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Whitman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Located in Madison 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 Bethel Cemetery.

Beachboro   [Map]Gurley   [Map]New Market   [Map]
Beans Creek (TN)   [Map]Hazel Green   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Brownsboro   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Paint Rock   [Map]
Corder Crossroads (TN)   [Map]Hollytree   [Map]Pleasant Groves   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Huntland (TN)   [Map]Princeton   [Map]
Cumberland Mountain Farm Colony   [Map]Hytop   [Map]Ryland   [Map]
Estillfork   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Skyline   [Map]
Flintville (TN)   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]Trenton   [Map]
Greerton   [Map]Moore's Mill   [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 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 Bethel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Jackson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount 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    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison 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     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County (TN):       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    
Grundy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion 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    
Rutherford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #114024   (Name of Record: Bethel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 34.8970319     Lon: -86.303598   [Map]
Elev: 538         Map Name: King Cove

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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: 34.8970, Longitude: -86.3036     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bethel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Bethel 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' distance that begins 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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<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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