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Cooper Cemetery
(Marion County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Cooper 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 Cooper Cemetery...

The Cooper Cemetery is located in Marion County. The county seat for Marion County is located in Hamilton.

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

Lat:   34.0934°   (34° 5' 36")

Lon:   -88.1009°   (-88° 6' 3")

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


 

  Cooper Cemetery  


  Rocky Grove Cemetery
  Pleasant Site Cemetery
  Gann Cemetery
  Holligan & Moore Cemetery
  Chestnut Grove Cemetery
  Carter Cemetery
  Mangum Cemetery
  Old Thompson - Centrell Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Fulton Bridge Cemetery
  Galbreath Cemetery
  Shelton Cemetery
  Rocky Grove Cemetery
  Thompson Cemetery
  Smyrna Cemetery
  Friendship North Cemetery
  Barnesville Cemetery
  Ballard Cemetery
  Lebanon Cemetery
  Cantrell Family Cemetery
  Cooper Cemetery
  Liberty Cemetery
  Rudicell Cemetery
  Henson Springs Cemetery
  Bishop Cemetery
  Crump Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 44 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Cooper Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ballard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Banister Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barnesville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cantrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cantrell Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crump Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship North Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fulton Bridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Galbreath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Galbreath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hamilton City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henson Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holligan & Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lockridge Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mangum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nichols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Thompson - Centrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Site Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Riggans Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rudicell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smyrna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spruiell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stanford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wiggington Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Itawamba County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Cooper Cemetery.

Beaverton   [Map]Guin   [Map]Sulligent   [Map]
Bluff   [Map]Hackleburg   [Map]Tremont (MS)   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Detroit   [Map]Hatley (MS)   [Map]Vina   [Map]
Fulton (MS)   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Weston   [Map]
Gattman (MS)   [Map]Oakland (MS)   [Map]Winfield   [Map]
Gu-Win   [Map]Smithville (MS)   [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 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 Cooper Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chickasaw County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Oktibbeha County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pontotoc County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Union County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137958   (Name of Record: Cooper Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 34.0934366     Lon: -88.1008689   [Map]
Elev: 166         Map Name: Henson Springs

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Marion County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marion County: www.sonet.net/marioncounty/

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: 34.0934, Longitude: -88.1009     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cooper Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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