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Guthrie Cemetery
(Walker County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Guthrie 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 Guthrie Cemetery...

The Guthrie Cemetery is located in Walker County. The county seat for Walker County is located in Jasper.

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

Lat:   33.8243°   (33° 49' 27")

Lon:   -87.4603°   (-87° 27' 37")

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


 

  Guthrie Cemetery  


  Pisgah Cemetery
  Manasco Cemetery
  Sleepy Cemetery
  Kings Cemetery
  Scott Cemetery
  Crossroads Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Phillips Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Files Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  Fike & Inman Cemetery
  Elm Grove Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Lawson Cemetery
  Reid Cemetery
  Palmers Cemetery
  Kings Cemetery
  Willis Cemetery
  Boshell Cemetery
  Johnston Cemetery
  Easly Cemetery
  Pendley Cemetery
  Whitley Cemetery
  Davis Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Guthrie Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Boshell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Easly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Edgil Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elm Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fike & Inman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Files Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Infant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lollar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Manasco Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Palmers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Panter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Patton Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pendley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pendley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Reid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sleepy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Swindle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tubbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Guthrie Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Guthrie Cemetery.

Bankston   [Map]Eldridge   [Map]Nauvoo   [Map]
Bazemore   [Map]Farriss   [Map]Oakman   [Map]
Berry   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Parrish   [Map]
Camak Mills   [Map]Goodsprings   [Map]Patton Junction   [Map]
Carbon Hill   [Map]Jasper   [Map]Patton   [Map]
Cordova   [Map]Kansas   [Map]Slicklizzard   [Map]
Corona   [Map]Lynn   [Map]Townley   [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 begin 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 Guthrie Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Walker County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Blount 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    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar 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    
Marion 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    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #142454   (Name of Record: Guthrie Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Walker
Lat: 33.8242756     Lon: -87.4602865   [Map]
Elev: 155         Map Name: Townley

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.com/

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: 33.8243, Longitude: -87.4603     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Guthrie Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Guthrie 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 from . 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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