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Clark Cemetery
(Jackson County, Alabama)


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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 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 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.

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.


 

  Clark Cemetery  


  Keith Spring Cemetery (TN)
  Champion Cemetery (AL)
  Little Mountain Cemetery (TN)
  Prince Cemetery (AL)
  Pratt Cemetery (TN)
  McCullough Cemetery (AL)
  Rice Field Cemetery (TN)
  Crawford Cemetery (AL)
  Presley Cemetery (TN)
  Culver Cemetery (AL)
  Mason Cemetery (TN)
  Swaim Cemetery (AL)
  Round Cove Cemetery (TN)
  Reid Cemetery (AL)
  Posey Cemetery (TN)
  Collins Cemetery (AL)
  Wilson Cemetery (AL)
  Bishop Cemetery (AL)
  Sisk Cemetery (AL)
  Haddon Cemetery (AL)
  Old Grays Cemetery (AL)
  Knight Cemetery (AL)
  Miller Cemetery (AL)
  Anderson Cemetery (AL)
  Turley Cemetery (AL)
  Hytop Cemetery (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 46 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> 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
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beech Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bouldin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Champion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crawford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Culver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cumberland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Haddon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hatchett Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Hytop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jackson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Keith Spring Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Knight Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lipscomb Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Mountain Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mason Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCrary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCullough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Motlow Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Needmore Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Bostick Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Grays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Polly Crockett Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Posey Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pratt Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Presley Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prince Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Reid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Reynolds Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rice Field Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Round Cove Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sisk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Swaim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Watson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Jackson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
DeKalb 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    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cannon County (TN):       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    
Giles 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    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Rutherford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sequatchie County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Warren 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 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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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' (or point-to-point) distance starting in . 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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