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(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Garner 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 Garner Cemetery...

The Garner 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 Garner Cemetery

Lat:   34.8265°   (34° 49' 35")

Lon:   -86.7392°   (-86° 44' 21")

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


 

  Garner Cemetery  


  Pulley Cemetery
  Lockhart Cemetery
  Booker Cemetery
  Hammond Cemetery
  Carroll Cemetery
  Smith Cemetery
  Carter Cemetery
  White Cemetery
  Browning Cemetery
  St. John Cemetery
  Powers Cemetery
  Pine Grove Cemetery
  Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery
  Vasser - Pettus Cemetery
  Wilburn Cemetery
  Joyner Cemetery
  St. James Cemetery
  Pettus Cemetery
  Cummins Cemetery
  Douglass - Pettus Cemetery
  Hutchings Cemetery
  Smith Cemetery
  Dedman Cemetery
  Morgan - Thompson Cemetery
  Tuck Cemetery
  Fowlkes Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 91 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Garner Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams - Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bayless Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beaverdam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Binford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Booker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Browning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carroll Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clift Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Conley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cornelius Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cummins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dedman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Douglass - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fearn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fowlkes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gladstone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Griffie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hammond - Roult Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hereford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Huntsville Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hutchings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Joyner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Love - Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Maddera Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Madison Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McClellan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Milhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Minor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morgan - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Newby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nick Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pike Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pulley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Strong - Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tibbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tuck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vasser - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Garner Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Garner Cemetery.

Ardmore (TN)   [Map]Elkmont   [Map]Mercury   [Map]
Ardmore   [Map]Estaville   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]
Athens   [Map]Garner   [Map]Moore's Mill   [Map]
Belle Mina   [Map]Greenwycke Village   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Harvest   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Hazel Green   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Ryland   [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 first visit 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 Garner 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    
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    
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    
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    

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 Garner 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 Garner Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #118840   (Name of Record: Garner Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.826478     Lon: -86.7391652   [Map]
Elev: 275         Map Name: Jeff

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Madison County

About Alabama

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: 34.8265, Longitude: -86.7392     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Garner Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Garner 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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