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(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Bone 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 Bone Cemetery...

The Bone 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 Bone Cemetery

Lat:   34.7956°   (34° 47' 44")

Lon:   -86.4080°   (-86° 24' 28")

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


 

  Bone Cemetery  


  Bragg Cemetery
  Connally Cemetery
  Locust Grove Cemetery
  Ragsdale Cemetery
  Burdine Cemetery
  Tally Cemetery
  Harbin - Dalton Cemetery
  Morrow - Stewart Cemetery
  Baker Cemetery
  Chambless - Byrne Cemetery
  Blackburn Cemetery
  Drake - Keith Cemetery
  Sharp Cemetery #2
  Daniel - Lawler Cemetery
  Rogers Cemetery
  Morring Cemetery
  Sharp Cemetery
  Jehu Lawler Cemetery
  Clopton Cemetery
   Location verified
  Spriggs Cemetery
  Belleview Cemetery
  Pleasant Mount Cemetery
  Roundtree - Gentry Cemetery
  Lawler Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Nelson Chapel Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 69 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Bone Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Acklin - Derrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Primitive Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Belleview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blackburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bragg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bragg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burdine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chambless - Byrne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clopton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Clopton Cemetery (FAG ID #2279589)

Connally Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crowson Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Daniel - Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Drake - Keith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hambrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harbin - Dalton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hewlett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hewlett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hunt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jacks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jacks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jehu Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Latham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Locust Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Massengale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCrary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morrow - Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nelson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Norris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Patton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Potts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ragsdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roberson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roundtree - Gentry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rousseau Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rousseau Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Russell J Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ryland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Clair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sanford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sharp Cemetery #2   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sisco Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spriggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Steger - Ormond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sublett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tally Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tiller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tipton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Bone Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bone Cemetery.

Beachboro   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Big Cove   [Map]Hollytree   [Map]Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]
Brownsboro   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Paint Rock   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Pleasant Groves   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Princeton   [Map]
Greenwycke Village   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]Ryland   [Map]
Gurley   [Map]Moore's Mill   [Map]Trenton   [Map]
Hazel Green   [Map]New Market   [Map]Woodville   [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 turn to 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 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 Bone Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson 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    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coffee County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Grundy 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    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Rutherford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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 Bone 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 Bone Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #114718   (Name of Record: Bone Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.7956447     Lon: -86.4080438   [Map]
Elev: 212         Map Name: Maysville

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 34.7956, Longitude: -86.4080     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bone Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Bone 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 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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