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Garden City Cemetery
(Cullman County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Garden City 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 Garden City Cemetery...

The Garden City Cemetery is located in Cullman County. The county seat for Cullman County is located in Cullman.

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

Lat:   34.0082°   (34° 0' 29")

Lon:   -86.7458°   (-86° 44' 44")

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


 

  Garden City Cemetery  


  Pfiel Cemetery
  Fairview West Cemetery
  Good Hope Cemetery
  Curl Cemetery
  Center Hill Cemetery
  Shelton Grove Cemetery
  Mountain Grove Cemetery
  Guinns Cove Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
  Tedder Cemetery
  Mulberry Cemetery
  Damascus Cemetery
  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Union Hill Cemetery
  Bethlehem East Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Mountain Grove Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Graves Gap Cemetery
  Beech Grove Cemetery
  Union Grove Cemetery
  Laodicea Cemetery
  Harrell Cemetery
  Mt. Tabor Cemetery
  Cedar Grove Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Garden City Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beech Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Curl Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Damascus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Graves Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guinns Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Laodicea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mulberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shelton Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tedder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Located in Blount County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Garden City Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Garden City Cemetery.

Baltimore   [Map]Dallas   [Map]Holly Pond   [Map]
Bangor   [Map]Deavers   [Map]Locust Fork   [Map]
Blount Springs   [Map]Dodge City   [Map]Nectar   [Map]
Blountsville   [Map]East Point   [Map]Rosa   [Map]
Bremen   [Map]Garden City   [Map]Selfville   [Map]
Cleveland   [Map]Good Hope   [Map]Smoke Rise   [Map]
Colony   [Map]Gum Springs   [Map]Trafford   [Map]
County Line   [Map]Hanceville   [Map]White City   [Map]
Cullman   [Map]Hayden   [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 Garden City Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cullman County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Calhoun 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    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson 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    
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    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1729938   (Name of Record: Garden City Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cullman
Lat: 34.0081548     Lon: -86.7458302   [Map]
Elev: 149         Map Name: Garden City

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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: 34.0082, Longitude: -86.7458     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Garden City Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Garden City 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 begins in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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