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(Franklin County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Frankfort 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Frankfort Cemetery...

The Frankfort Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Russellville.

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

Lat:   34.5643°   (34° 33' 51")

Lon:   -87.8409°   (-87° 50' 27")

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

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


 

  Frankfort Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 60 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Frankfort Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Basden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Blue Lick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 
Bolton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Bonds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Burnt Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Cedar Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Devaney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Ezzell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Franklin Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Greenhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Greenhill - Ezzell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Henson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Hester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Huff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Hyde Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Jonesboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Keelen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Keeton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Key Underwood Coondog Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Knights of Pythias Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Luketown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Massey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
McCaig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
McCollough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Mountain Home Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
New Belgreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
New Bethel Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
New Newsom Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Old Belgreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Old Frankfort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Old Newsom Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Old Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Old Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Orman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Rutland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Sadler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Sparks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Steadham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Tharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Tompkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Underwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Walden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Welch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frankfort Cemetery
 
Wilson - Nooe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frankfort Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Frankfort Cemetery.

Avoca   [Map]Furnace Hill   [Map]Phil Campbell   [Map]
Belgreen   [Map]Gatesville   [Map]Red Bay   [Map]
Burntout   [Map]Good Springs   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Campbell Settlement   [Map]Green Tree   [Map]Sheffield   [Map]
Canaan   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Slickrock Ford   [Map]
Cherokee   [Map]Leighton   [Map]Spring Valley   [Map]
Cypress Creek   [Map]Littleville   [Map]Spruce Pine   [Map]
Denton   [Map]Mehama   [Map]Tuscumbia   [Map]
Doubleheads Village   [Map]Muscle Shoals   [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 like to 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 Frankfort Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar 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    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tippah County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McNairy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #136172   (Name of Record: Frankfort Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 34.5642606     Lon: -87.8408678   [Map]
Elev: 218         Map Name: Frankfort

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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: 34.5643, Longitude: -87.8409     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Frankfort Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Frankfort 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' distance from . 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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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