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Cooper Cemetery
(Marshall 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 Marshall County. The county seat for Marshall County is located in Guntersville.

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

Lat:   34.4334°   (34° 26' 0")

Lon:   -86.1894°   (-86° 11' 21")

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  


  Free Home Church Cemetery
  Center Point Cemetery
  Thomason Cemetery
  McDonald Cemetery
  Rainey Cemetery
  Smith Cemetery
  Fairview Cemetery
  Kirby Cemetery
  Troup Cemetery
  Henryville Cemetery
  Prospect Cemetery
  Henry Cemetery
  Johnson Cemetery
  Kennamer Cemetery
  Johnson Cemetery
  Roden Cemetery
  Mt. Moriah Cemetery
  Taylor Cemetery
  Woosley Cemetery
  King Chapel Cemetery
  Troup Cemetery
  Rooks Cemetery
  Stewart Cemetery
  Martling Cemetery
  Chandler Cemetery
  Asbury Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 56 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 Marshall County.

Abel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Alder Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ashburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chandler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cochrane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dunn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eason Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Free Home Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guntersville City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henryville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Honeycomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kennamer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kirby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kirby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kirkland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Martling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCamy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McDonald Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McFarland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McFarlane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Brashiers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Panquin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Preston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rainey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rehobeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thomason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Troup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Troup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vaught Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Woosley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cooper Cemetery.

Albertville   [Map]Fort Deposit   [Map]Mill Village   [Map]
Chigger Hill   [Map]Friendship   [Map]New Hope   [Map]
Columbus City Ferry   [Map]Geraldine   [Map]Rabbit Town   [Map]
Columbus City   [Map]Grant   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Crossville   [Map]Gregory   [Map]Scant City   [Map]
Dodsonville   [Map]Grove Oak   [Map]Section   [Map]
Dry Cove   [Map]Guntersville   [Map]Union Grove   [Map]
Ferns Quarter   [Map]Lakeview   [Map]Woodville   [Map]
Floy   [Map]Langston   [Map]Wyeth City   [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 visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 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 Marshall County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson 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    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair County:       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    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin 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    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Marshall County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Marshall 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 #116579   (Name of Record: Cooper Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marshall
Lat: 34.4334224     Lon: -86.1894246   [Map]
Elev: 189         Map Name: Columbus City

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/

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: 34.4334, Longitude: -86.1894     [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 'point-to-point' distance that starts 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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