RoadsideThoughs depends on cookies for its operation. Please refer to our Privacy page for details. By closing this banner or continuing to browse RoadsideThoughts, you agree to the use of cookies.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
  Sitemap
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

Brickhouse Cemetery
(Lawrence County, Alabama)


Cemetery
Profile
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  AL
Communities

Profile for the Brickhouse Cemetery ...

Click for Interactive Map

Our GPS coordinates for the Brickhouse 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 Brickhouse Cemetery...

The Brickhouse 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 Brickhouse Cemetery

Lat:   34.7234°   (34° 43' 24")

Lon:   -87.4217°   (-87° 25' 18")

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


 

  Brickhouse Cemetery  


  Faircloth Cemetery
  Fuqua Cemetery
  Foster Cemetery
  Houston Cemetery
  Hennigan Cemetery
  Shaw Cemetery
  Ebenezer Cemetery
  Midway Cemetery
  Perkins Cemetery
  Lee Cemetery
   Location verified
  Troupe Cemetery
  Dobbins Cemetery
  Stanley Cemetery
  Madding Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Dillahunty Cemetery
  Mathews Cemetery
  Cal Cemetery
  Warren Cemetery
  Elmwood Cemetery
  Sheffield Cemetery
  Scruggs Cemetery
  Davenport Cemetery
  Abernathy Cemetery
  Childers Cemetery
  King Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 52 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Brickhouse Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abernathy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ashford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ashford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Byrd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Childers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Conner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davenport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dillahunty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dobbins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elmwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Faircloth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fuqua Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hennigan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lansdell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Leigh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Madding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mathews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery (FAG ID #24734)

Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pippen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Preuit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sheffield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sherrod Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
String Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Troupe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Truitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tweedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Westmoreland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Brickhouse Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Yates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brickhouse 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 Brickhouse Cemetery.

Atlas   [Map]Courtland   [Map]Muscle Shoals   [Map]
Avoca   [Map]Davidsons Cross Roads   [Map]Nitrate City   [Map]
Bainbridge   [Map]Dells Vista Shores   [Map]North Courtland   [Map]
Beach Grove   [Map]Elgin   [Map]Rogersville   [Map]
Belleview   [Map]Ford City   [Map]Spring Valley   [Map]
Campbell Settlement   [Map]Hatton   [Map]Town Creek   [Map]
Cedar Hill   [Map]Killen   [Map]Wheeler Dam Village   [Map]
Corum   [Map]Leighton   [Map]Wilson Dam   [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 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 - 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 Brickhouse 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:

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    
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    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       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    
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    
Wayne 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 Brickhouse 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 Brickhouse Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #114886   (Name of Record: Brickhouse Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lawrence
Lat: 34.7234224     Lon: -87.4216902   [Map]
Elev: 165         Map Name: Town Creek

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community in Alabama

About Lawrence County

About Alabama

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: 34.7234, Longitude: -87.4217     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Brickhouse Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Brickhouse Cemetery should not be considered precise.

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . 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.

- Return to Citation



 
 
 

Cemetery
Profile
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  Other   AL
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 26 Nov 2016
By John Hall