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Crestview Cemetery
(Marshall County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Crestview 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 Crestview Cemetery...

The Crestview 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 Crestview Cemetery

Lat:   34.3276°   (34° 19' 39")

Lon:   -86.2997°   (-86° 17' 58")

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


 

  Crestview Cemetery  


  Cooley Cemetery
  Griffin Cemetery
  Street Cemetery
  Happy Home Cemetery
  Taylor Cemetery
  New Brashiers Chapel Cemetery
  Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  Boyles Cemetery
  Street Cemetery
  Bodine Cemetery
  Lowry Cemetery
  Cox Cemetery
  Warrenton Cemetery
  Union Grove Cemetery
  Bennett Cemetery
  Smith Cemetery
  Guntersville City Cemetery
  Mt. High Cemetery
  Rehobeth Cemetery
  Little Branch Cemetery
  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Clear Springs Cemetery
  Alder Springs Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Ridgway Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 41 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Crestview Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Marshall County.

Abel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Alder Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bodine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Boyles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clear Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eason Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Griffin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guntersville City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Happy Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henryville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
High Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lowry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memorial Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. High Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Brashiers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Albertville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rehobeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ridgway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sweet Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Warrenton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
White Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crestview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Crestview Cemetery.

Albertville   [Map]Ferns Quarter   [Map]Horton   [Map]
Arab   [Map]Fort Deposit   [Map]Joppa   [Map]
Bartlett   [Map]Fowler   [Map]Mill Village   [Map]
Big Spring   [Map]Friendship   [Map]Pine Lake Village   [Map]
Boaz   [Map]Grant   [Map]Rabbit Town   [Map]
Bowen   [Map]Greer   [Map]Sardis City   [Map]
Columbus City Ferry   [Map]Gregory   [Map]Scant City   [Map]
Columbus City   [Map]Guntersville   [Map]Summit   [Map]
Douglas   [Map]Hog Jaw   [Map]Union Grove   [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 like to 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 - you should note 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 Crestview 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    
Jefferson 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    
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    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston 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    

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 Crestview 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 Crestview Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #116857   (Name of Record: Crestview Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marshall
Lat: 34.3275925     Lon: -86.2997039   [Map]
Elev: 195         Map Name: Guntersville

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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: 34.3276, Longitude: -86.2997     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Crestview Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Crestview 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.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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.

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