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Green Cemetery
(Marion County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Green 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 Green Cemetery...

The Green Cemetery is located in Marion County. The county seat for Marion County is located in Hamilton.

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

Lat:   34.2320°   (34° 13' 55")

Lon:   -87.8209°   (-87° 49' 15")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Green 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 Green 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, the majority 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 locations should have been definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary.


 

  Green Cemetery  


  Lindsey Cemetery
  Mt. Hope Cemetery
   Location verified
  Fortner Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Federick Cemetery
  Lawler Cemetery
  Smith Cemetery
  Miller Cemetery
  Weatherly Cemetery
  New Prospect Cemetery
  Sullins Cemetery
  Cedar Tree Cemetery
   Location verified
  Armstrong Cemetery
  Cochran Family Cemetery
  Burleson Cemetery
  Lower Cemetery
  Burleson Cemetery
  Mountain Home Cemetery
  Old Bethel Cemetery
  Burnt House Cemetery
  Burleson Cemetery
  Fairview Cemetery
  Burleson Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Sims Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 43 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Green Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bear Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burnt House Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Tree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Cedar Tree Cemetery (FAG ID #22039)

Cochran Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cox Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Factory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Federick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fortner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ireland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
John Bull Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Ireland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location has been verified
Poplar Log Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Poplar Log Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location has been verified
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Streetman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sullens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Weatherly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Green Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Green Cemetery.

Bear Creek   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Natural Bridge   [Map]
Belgreen   [Map]Guin   [Map]Phil Campbell   [Map]
Boar Tush   [Map]Hackleburg   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Haleyville   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Burntout   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Spruce Pine   [Map]
Delmar   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Farriss   [Map]Lynn   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites 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 Green Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar 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    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens 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    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137982   (Name of Record: Green Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 34.2320428     Lon: -87.8208635   [Map]
Elev: 225         Map Name: Hamilton NE

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marion County: www.sonet.net/marioncounty/

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: 34.2320, Longitude: -87.8209     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Green Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Green 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 starting 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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