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Profile for the Clark Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Clark 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 seven sections:

The Location of the Clark Cemetery...

The Clark 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 Clark Cemetery

Lat:   34.9851°   (34° 59' 6")

Lon:   -86.0964°   (-86° 5' 47")

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

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


 

  Clark Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Clark Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Jackson County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Clark Cemetery.

Cowan   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Stevenson   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Winchester   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 46 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Clark Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Beech Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Bouldin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Champion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Crawford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Culver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Cumberland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Haddon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Hatchett Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Henshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Hytop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Jack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Jones Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Keith Spring Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Knight Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Lipscomb Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Little Mountain Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Mason Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clark Cemetery
 
McCrary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clark Cemetery
 
McCullough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Motlow Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Needmore Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Old Bostick Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Old Grays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Polly Crockett Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Posey Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Pratt Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Presley Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Prince Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Reid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Rice Field Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Round Cove Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Sisk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Swaim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Turley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Clark Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Clark Cemetery.

Beachboro   [Map]Fairfield   [Map]Orme (TN)   [Map]
Beans Creek (TN)   [Map]Greenhaw (TN)   [Map]Pleasant Groves   [Map]
Berrys   [Map]Greerton   [Map]Princeton   [Map]
Cowan (TN)   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Sal City (TN)   [Map]
Cumberland Mountain Farm Colony   [Map]Hollytree   [Map]Sewanee (TN)   [Map]
Decherd (TN)   [Map]Huntland (TN)   [Map]Skyline   [Map]
Estillfork   [Map]Hytop   [Map]Stevenson   [Map]
Fackler   [Map]New Town   [Map]Trenton   [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 professional and volunteer 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 Clark Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Jackson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb 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    
Catoosa County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cannon County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hamilton County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rutherford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sequatchie County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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 Clark 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 Clark Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #116176   (Name of Record: Clark Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 34.9850853     Lon: -86.0963724   [Map]
Elev: 219         Map Name: Hytop

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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: 34.9851, Longitude: -86.0964     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Clark Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Clark 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 from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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