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Edmund Townsend Cemetery
(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Edmund Townsend Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery...

The Edmund Townsend Cemetery is located in Madison County. The county seat for Madison County is located in Huntsville.

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

Lat:   34.9452°   (34° 56' 42")

Lon:   -86.5614°   (-86° 33' 41")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Edmund Townsend 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 Edmund Townsend Cemetery.

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


 

  Edmund Townsend Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 73 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Bayless Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Beavers Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Bentley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Beverly Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Bevill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Bloucher Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Briar Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Britton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Cabaniss Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Cavett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Chandler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Charity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Cole - Holloway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Davie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Davis Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Driskill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Echols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Flint River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Gladstone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Hancock Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Hazle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Henderson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Hymen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
James Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Jeffries Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Lincoln Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Macedonia Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Manning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Matlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
McCaleb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
McCrary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
McDaniel Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
McDavid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Meridianville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Murphy Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
New Sharon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Petty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Plainview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Pruit - McCaa Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Pryor Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
St. Rebecca Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Sandidge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Simms Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
State Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Strawder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Strong - Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Townsend Coover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Towry Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Travis Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Walker Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Welbourn - King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery.

Ardmore   [Map]Greenwycke Village   [Map]New Market   [Map]
Brownsboro   [Map]Harvest   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Hazel Green   [Map]Park City Heights (TN)   [Map]
Corder Crossroads (TN)   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Park City (TN)   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Pearl City (TN)   [Map]
Elk Mill Village (TN)   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Fayetteville (TN)   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]Ryland   [Map]
Flintville (TN)   [Map]Moore's Mill   [Map]Toney   [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 turn to 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 it should be mentioned 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 Edmund Townsend Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount 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    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rutherford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2095499   (Name of Record: Edmund Townsend Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.94524     Lon: -86.56136   [Map]
Elev: 235         Map Name: Fisk

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.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: 34.9452, Longitude: -86.5614     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Edmund Townsend Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Edmund Townsend 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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