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Fairview Cemetery
(Marion County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Fairview 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 Fairview Cemetery...

The Fairview 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 Fairview Cemetery

Lat:   34.2518°   (34° 15' 6")

Lon:   -87.7900°   (-87° 47' 24")

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


 

  Fairview Cemetery  


  Edgar Chapel Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Cochran Family Cemetery
  Brock Cemetery
  Lower Cemetery
  Lindsey Cemetery
  Mountain Home Cemetery
  Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Burnt House Cemetery
  Lindsey Cemetery
  Union Hill Cemetery
  Fortner Cemetery
  Green Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Ireland Cemetery
  Miller Cemetery
  Trinity Cemetery
  New Prospect Cemetery
  Federick Cemetery
  Cedar Tree Cemetery
   Location verified
  Weatherly Cemetery
  Factory Cemetery
  Burleson Cemetery
  John Bull Cemetery
  Burleson Cemetery
  Bear Creek Cemetery
  Burleson Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 47 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Fairview Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Arnold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bear Creek #1 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bear Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burnt House Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Tree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Cedar Tree Cemetery (FAG ID #22039)

Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location has been verified
Cleveland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cochran Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Edgar Chapel Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location has been verified
Factory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Federick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fortner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grissom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location has been verified
Ireland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
J.R. Swinney Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location has been verified
John Bull Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location has been verified
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Ireland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location has been verified
Old Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location has been verified
Shady Grove Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location has been verified
Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Weatherly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Fairview Cemetery.

Bear Creek   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Natural Bridge   [Map]
Belgreen   [Map]Guin   [Map]Phil Campbell   [Map]
Boar Tush   [Map]Hackleburg   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Haleyville   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Burntout   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Spruce Pine   [Map]
Delmar   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Farriss   [Map]Lynn   [Map]Vina   [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 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 Fairview 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    
Cullman 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    
Morgan 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    
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    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo 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 Fairview 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 Fairview Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137963   (Name of Record: Fairview Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 34.2517645     Lon: -87.7900299   [Map]
Elev: 292         Map Name: Hackleburg

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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: 34.2518, Longitude: -87.7900     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Fairview Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Fairview 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 stretches from . 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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