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Profile for the Conn Cemetery ...

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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 Conn Cemetery...

The Conn Cemetery is located in Etowah County. The county seat for Etowah County is located in Gadsden.

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

Lat:   34.0091°   (34° 0' 32")

Lon:   -86.1955°   (-86° 11' 43")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Conn Cemetery.

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


 

  Conn Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> of the Conn Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Altoona Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Altoona - Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Carnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Cornelius Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Deerman Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Conn Cemetery
 - Located in Saint Clair County
 
Dillard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Conn Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<2>
 
Gallant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Howelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Ivalee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Conn Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Conn Cemetery
 
McCartney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Moody Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Moodys Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Morton Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Noble Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Rainbow Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Red Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Robbins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Sauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Conn Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Conn Cemetery

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 Conn Cemetery.

Alabama City   [Map]Clear Springs   [Map]Rainbow City   [Map]
Altoona   [Map]Egypt   [Map]Reece City   [Map]
Ashville   [Map]Gadsden   [Map]Ridgeville   [Map]
Attalla   [Map]Gallant   [Map]Sardis City   [Map]
Bartlett   [Map]Greer   [Map]Southside   [Map]
Bennettsville   [Map]Hoods Crossroads   [Map]Steele   [Map]
Benson   [Map]Ivalee   [Map]Walnut Grove   [Map]
Bird   [Map]Mountainboro   [Map]Whitesboro   [Map]
Black Creek Falls   [Map]Pilgrims Rest   [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 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 Conn Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Etowah County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne 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    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson 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    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #116513   (Name of Record: Conn Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Etowah
Lat: 34.0089861     Lon: -86.1955325   [Map]
Elev: 208         Map Name: Howelton

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Etowah County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Conn Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0091, Longitude: -86.1955     [Map].

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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