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Chisenhall Cemetery
(Jackson County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Chisenhall 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 Chisenhall Cemetery...

The Chisenhall 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 Chisenhall Cemetery

Lat:   34.6373°   (34° 38' 14")

Lon:   -85.9650°   (-85° 57' 54")

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


 

  Chisenhall Cemetery  


  Hansbrough Cemetery
  Sarratt Cemetery
  Norwood Cemetery
  Burgess Cemetery
  Finnell Cemetery
  Tipton Cemetery
  Pinehaven Memorial Gardens
  Green Cemetery
  Bellefonte Cemetery
  Pleasant View Cemetery
   Location verified
  Shipp Cemetery
  Hill Cemetery
  Thompson Cemetery
  Chaney Cemetery
  Hudgins Cemetery
  Chaney Chapel Cemetery
  Cedar Hill Cemetery
  Finney Cemetery
  Gant Cemetery
  Pierce Cemetery
  Henry Cemetery
  Samples Cemetery
  Woods Cove Cemetery
  Chisenhall Cemetery
  McAnelly Cemetery
  Bluff Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Chisenhall Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bellefonte Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bluff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burgess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chaney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chaney Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chisenhall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Finnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Finney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hansbrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hudgins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McAnelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Norwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pierce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pinehaven Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Pleasant View Cemetery (FAG ID #2156085)

Rosson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Samples Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sarratt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shipp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tipton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Woods Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Chisenhall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Chisenhall Cemetery.

Berrys   [Map]Ferncliff   [Map]Pisgah   [Map]
Cumberland Mountain Farm Colony   [Map]Fyffe   [Map]Powell   [Map]
Dodsonville   [Map]Gray   [Map]Rainsville   [Map]
Dry Cove   [Map]Grove Oak   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Dutton   [Map]Henagar   [Map]Scottsboro   [Map]
Fackler   [Map]Hollywood   [Map]Section   [Map]
Fairfield   [Map]Langston   [Map]Shiloh   [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 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 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 Chisenhall Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Jackson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Calhoun 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    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
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    
Catoosa County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County (GA):       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    
Grundy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hamilton 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    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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 Chisenhall 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 Chisenhall Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #116064   (Name of Record: Chisenhall Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 34.637307     Lon: -85.9649774   [Map]
Elev: 186         Map Name: Hollywood

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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: 34.6373, Longitude: -85.9650     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Chisenhall Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Chisenhall 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 from . 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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