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Crossroads Cemetery
(Cullman County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Crossroads 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 Crossroads Cemetery...

The Crossroads Cemetery is located in Cullman County. The county seat for Cullman County is located in Cullman.

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

Lat:   34.2551°   (34° 15' 18")

Lon:   -86.9886°   (-86° 59' 18")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Crossroads 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 Crossroads 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, the majority 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 locations should have been definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary.


 

  Crossroads Cemetery  


  Wilson Cemetery
  Mt. Nebo Cemetery
  Cooper Cemetery
  Central Cemetery
  Day - Speegle Cemetery
   Location verified
  Crosses Chapel Cemetery
  Bell Springs Cemetery
  Missionary Grove Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Jones Chapel Cemetery
  East Battleground Cemetery
  Pilgrims Rest Cemetery
  Powells Chapel Cemetery
  Fellowship Cemetery
  Corinth Cemetery
  Baldwin Chapel Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery
  Baldwin Heights Cemetery
  Mt. Vernon Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Blair Cemetery
  Chances Cross Roads Cemetery
  Bethlehem West Cemetery
  Emeus Cemetery
  Ebenezer Cemetery
  Spitznagl Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 46 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Crossroads Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baldwin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Baldwin Heights Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bell Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cave Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Central Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chances Cross Roads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crosses Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Day - Speegle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Day - Speegle Cemetery (FAG ID #26387)

East Battleground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Emeus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flint Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Herrin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Higdon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holmes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Missionary Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powells Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pullen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sardis #2 Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spitznagl Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vinemont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilhite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - 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 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Crossroads Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]Eva   [Map]Logan   [Map]
Arley   [Map]Fairview   [Map]Oakville   [Map]
Crane Hill   [Map]Falkville   [Map]South Vinemont   [Map]
Cullman   [Map]Good Hope   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
Danville   [Map]Hartselle   [Map]West Point   [Map]
Dodge City   [Map]Houston   [Map]White City   [Map]
East Point   [Map]Lacon   [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 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 Crossroads Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cullman County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Colbert 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    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin 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    
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    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion 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    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1805431   (Name of Record: Crossroads Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cullman
Lat: 34.2550993     Lon: -86.9886184   [Map]
Elev: 288         Map Name: Falkville

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cullman County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.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: 34.2551, Longitude: -86.9886     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Crossroads Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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