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Burleson Cemetery
(Marion County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Burleson 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 Burleson Cemetery...

The Burleson Cemetery is located in Marion County. The county seat for Marion County is located in Hamilton.

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

Lat:   34.1704°   (34° 10' 13")

Lon:   -87.8006°   (-87° 48' 2")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Burleson 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 Burleson 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, all 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 values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary. We have not yet verified the accuracy of the following markers.


 

  Burleson Cemetery  


  Lower Cemetery
  Burleson Cemetery
  Burnt House Cemetery
  Old Bethel Cemetery
  Fairview Cemetery
  Burleson Cemetery
  Union Hill Cemetery
  Sims Cemetery
  Green Cemetery
  Streetman Cemetery
  Trinity Cemetery
  Poplar Log Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Sullens Cemetery
  Federick Cemetery
  Burleson Cemetery
  Old Ireland Cemetery
  Mays Cemetery
  Weatherly Cemetery
  Haley Cemetery
  Sullins Cemetery
  Whitehouse Cemetery
  Armstrong Cemetery
  Barton Cemetery
  Burleson Cemetery
  Mt. Joy Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Burleson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Marion County.

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burnt House Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Federick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Haley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ireland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moses Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Joy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Ireland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Poplar Log Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Poplar Log Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Streetman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sullens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Weatherly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitehouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burleson Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Burleson Cemetery.

Bear Creek   [Map]Guin   [Map]Phil Campbell   [Map]
Boar Tush   [Map]Hackleburg   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Haleyville   [Map]Spruce Pine   [Map]
Delmar   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Farriss   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Weston   [Map]
Glen Allen   [Map]Lynn   [Map]Winfield   [Map]
Gu-Win   [Map]Natural Bridge   [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 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 - 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 Burleson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion 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    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar 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    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker 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    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #115235   (Name of Record: Burleson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 34.1703772     Lon: -87.800584   [Map]
Elev: 212         Map Name: Hamilton NE

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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: 34.1704, Longitude: -87.8006     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Burleson Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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