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(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Clift 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 Clift Cemetery...

The Clift Cemetery is located in Madison County. The county seat for Madison County is located in Huntsville.

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

Lat:   34.7498°   (34° 44' 59")

Lon:   -86.7583°   (-86° 45' 29")

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

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


 

  Clift Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Clift Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 94 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Clift Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Betts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Bibb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Binford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Bradford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Brandon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Browning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Cambridge Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Camper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Conley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Cummins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Dedman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Dement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Douglass - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Fairview Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Faith Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Farley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Fords Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Fowlkes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Gooch - Dublin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Green Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Hammond - Roult Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Holding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Hundley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Huntsville Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Hutchings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Inman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Isom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Jamar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Joyner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Love - Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Maddera Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Madison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
McClellan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Menefee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Morgan - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Nick Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Nickle - Martin - Rathbone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Northside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Parker Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Peete Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Peete Cemetery (FAG ID #25327)
 
Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Ragland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Ragland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Royal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Tuck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Vasser - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Whitworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clift Cemetery
 
Withers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clift Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County

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 Clift Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]Greenwycke Village   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Belle Mina   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Bluff City   [Map]Harvest   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Slaughter Landing   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Madison   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Toney   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]Triana   [Map]
Garner   [Map]Mooresville   [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 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 Clift Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale 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    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford 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    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore 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 Madison County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Madison 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 Clift 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 Clift Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #116265   (Name of Record: Clift Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.7498129     Lon: -86.7583321   [Map]
Elev: 234         Map Name: Greenbrier

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.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: 34.7498, Longitude: -86.7583     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Clift Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Clift 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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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