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(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Freeman 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 Freeman Cemetery...

The Freeman 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 Freeman Cemetery

Lat:   34.9173°   (34° 55' 2")

Lon:   -86.6978°   (-86° 41' 52")

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


 

  Freeman Cemetery  


  Golightly Cemetery
  Madison Crossroads Cemetery
  Chandler Cemetery
  Kincaid Cemetery
  Moore Chapel Cemetery
  Newby Cemetery
  New Sharon Cemetery
  Carpenter Cemetery
  Ready Cemetery
  Murphy Hill Cemetery
  Walls Cemetery
  Taylor Cemetery
  Cole - Holloway Cemetery
  Booker Cemetery
  Golightly Cemetery
  Smith Cemetery
  Shady Grove Cemetery
  Kincaid Cemetery
  Minor Cemetery
  Turner Cemetery
  Bayless Cemetery
  Fearn Cemetery
  Briar Fork Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Adams - Crutcher Cemetery
  Beaverdam Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 84 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Freeman Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams - Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bayless Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beaverdam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Booker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Briar Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Browning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carroll Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chandler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Charity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cole Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cole - Holloway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dedman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fearn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fords Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gladstone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Golightly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Golightly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Griffie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hammond - Roult Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hatchett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hereford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hutchings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
James Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Madison Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Matlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCaleb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Milhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Minor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Motes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Murphy Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Sharon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Newby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Plainview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pruit - McCaa Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pulley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ready Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Rebecca Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Strong - Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tibbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tillery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Townsend Coover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tuck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Freeman Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Freeman Cemetery.

Ardmore (TN)   [Map]Elkton (TN)   [Map]Moore's Mill   [Map]
Ardmore   [Map]Estaville   [Map]New Market   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Harvest   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Hazel Green   [Map]Park City Heights (TN)   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Park City (TN)   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Pearl City (TN)   [Map]
Dellrose (TN)   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]Madison   [Map]Ryland   [Map]
Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Toney   [Map]
Elkmont   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]Wheelerton (TN)   [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 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 Freeman 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    
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    
Coffee 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    
Lewis County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion 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    
Rutherford 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 Freeman 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 Freeman Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #149962   (Name of Record: Freeman Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.9173096     Lon: -86.6977755   [Map]
Elev: 258         Map Name: Toney

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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: 34.9173, Longitude: -86.6978     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Freeman Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Freeman 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 beginning in . 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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