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Fairview Church Cemetery
(Limestone County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Fairview Church 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 Church Cemetery...

The Fairview Church Cemetery is located in Limestone County. The county seat for Limestone County is located in Athens.

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

Lat:   34.8020°   (34° 48' 7")

Lon:   -86.8322°   (-86° 49' 55")

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


  Hall Cemetery
  Isom Cemetery
  Carter Cemetery
  McClellan Cemetery
  Cummins Cemetery
  Smith Cemetery
  Hutchings Cemetery
  Wiggins Cemetery
  Lockhart Cemetery
  Menefee Cemetery
  Bottom Cemetery
   Location verified
  Bethel Cemetery
  Hammond Cemetery
  Cambridge Church Cemetery
  Smith Cemetery
  Wesley Chapel Cemetery
  Johnson Cemetery
  Martin Cemetery
  Nick Davis Cemetery
  Donaldson Cemetery
  Vasser - Pettus Cemetery
  Toney Cemetery
  Pine Grove Cemetery
  Pike Cemetery
  Joyner Cemetery
  Fletcher Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 74 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Fairview Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams - Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Betts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Booker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bottom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Browning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cambridge Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carroll Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clift Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cummins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dedman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Douglass - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fielding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fords Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fowlkes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
German Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hutchings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Isom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Joyner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McClellan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Menefee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Milhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morgan - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nick Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Parker Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pike Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Polly Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pulley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Reunion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Slave Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tibbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tuck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vasser - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Church Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Fairview Church Cemetery.

Ardmore (TN)   [Map]Elkmont   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]
Ardmore   [Map]Estaville   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]
Athens   [Map]Garner   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Belle Mina   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Harvest   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]Madison   [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 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 Fairview Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Limestone 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    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
DeKalb 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    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Madison 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    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #163672   (Name of Record: Fairview Church Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.8020336     Lon: -86.8322242   [Map]
Elev: 230         Map Name: Capshaw

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Limestone County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.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: 34.8020, Longitude: -86.8322     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Fairview Church Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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