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(Cullman County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Brooklyn Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Brooklyn 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Brooklyn Cemetery...

The Brooklyn Cemetery is located in Cullman County. The county seat for Cullman County is located in Cullman.

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

Lat:   34.2262°   (34° 13' 34")

Lon:   -86.6192°   (-86° 37' 9")

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

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


 

  Brooklyn Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 41 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Brooklyn Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baileyton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Brindley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Duck Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Duck River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Eidson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Etha Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Gum Pond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Holly Pond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Lawrence Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Little Vine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Lystra Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 
Mt. Hermon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
New Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
New Hope #2 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Oak Level Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 
Roswell Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 
Ryan Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Sheppard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 
Simcoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Summit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Warrior Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brooklyn Cemetery
 
Welcome Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brooklyn Cemetery

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 Brooklyn Cemetery.

Arab   [Map]East Point   [Map]Hulaco   [Map]
Baileyton   [Map]Eva   [Map]Joppa   [Map]
Big Spring   [Map]Fairview   [Map]Pine Lake Village   [Map]
Blountsville   [Map]Fowler   [Map]Scant City   [Map]
Bowen   [Map]Friendship   [Map]South Vinemont   [Map]
Brooksville   [Map]Gum Springs   [Map]Summit   [Map]
Clarence   [Map]Hanceville   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
Craig   [Map]Hog Jaw   [Map]White City   [Map]
Cullman   [Map]Holly Pond   [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 begin with 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 - 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 Brooklyn Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Cullman County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee 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    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson 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    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1729936   (Name of Record: Brooklyn Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cullman
Lat: 34.2262073     Lon: -86.6191602   [Map]
Elev: 292         Map Name: Holly Pond

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.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: 34.2262, Longitude: -86.6192     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Brooklyn Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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