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Faith Memorial Cemetery
(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Faith Memorial 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 Faith Memorial Cemetery...

The Faith Memorial 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 Faith Memorial Cemetery

Lat:   34.6890°   (34° 41' 20")

Lon:   -86.7228°   (-86° 43' 22")

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


 

  Faith Memorial Cemetery  


  Clift Cemetery
  Withers Cemetery
  Glover Cemetery
  Hancock Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Lipscomb Cemetery
  Betts Cemetery
  Inman Cemetery
  Washington Cemetery
  Ragland Cemetery
  Camper Cemetery
  Jamar Cemetery
  Gooch - Dublin Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Whitworth Cemetery
  Holding Cemetery
  Bailey Cemetery
  Wiggins Cemetery
  Bibb Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Madison Cemetery
  New Haven Cemetery
  Royal Cemetery
  Gowan Cemetery
  Palmer Cemetery
  Rowe Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 71 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Faith Memorial Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Arnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barclay - Teney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Betts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bibb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Binford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bradford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brandon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Camper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clift Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fennil Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fowlkes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gooch - Dublin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gowan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Groves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Huntsville Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Inman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jamar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan - Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Landman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Maddera Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Madison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Matkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McDonnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Merrimack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morgan - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nickle - Martin - Rathbone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Northside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Parker Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Peete Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pike Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powhatan - Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ragland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ragland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rowe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Royal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simpson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Withers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Faith Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Faith Memorial Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Belle Mina   [Map]Harvest   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Big Cove   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Bluff City   [Map]Lacey's Spring   [Map]Ryland   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Madison   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Toney   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]Triana   [Map]
Garner   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]Valhermoso Springs   [Map]
Greenwycke Village   [Map]Normal   [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 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 Faith Memorial Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Madison 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    
Etowah 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    
Limestone 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    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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 Faith Memorial 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 Faith Memorial Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #146885   (Name of Record: Faith Memorial Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.6889802     Lon: -86.7227754   [Map]
Elev: 203         Map Name: Madison

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 34.6890, Longitude: -86.7228     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Faith Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Faith Memorial 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 'straight-line' (or 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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