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Hackworth Cemetery
(Jackson County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Hackworth 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 Hackworth Cemetery...

The Hackworth Cemetery is located in Jackson County. The county seat for Jackson County is located in Scottsboro.

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

Lat:   34.9079°   (34° 54' 28")

Lon:   -85.8072°   (-85° 48' 25")

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


 

  Hackworth Cemetery  


  Abbott Chapel Cemetery
  Carr Cemetery
  Rocky Spring Cemetery
  Cargile Cemetery
  Bonaventure Cemetery
  Longacre Cemetery
   Location verified
  Loyd Cemetery
  Cargile Cemetery
  Abbott Cemetery
  Greer Cemetery
  Jacoway Cemetery
  Potts Cemetery
  Walker Cemetery
  Burch Cemetery
  Walker Family Cemetery
  Wimberley Cemetery
  Talley Cemetery
  Ridley Cemetery
  McMahan Cemetery
  Cawlfield Cemetery
  Wilson Cemetery
  Foshee Cemetery
  Austin - Cameron Cemetery
  Caperton Cemetery
  Williams Cemetery
  Cross Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Hackworth Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abbott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Abbott Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Austin - Cameron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bonaventure Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Caperton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cargile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cargile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cawlfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Foshee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Helton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jacoway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kirkpatrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Longacre Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Loyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
McMahan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Potts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ridley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Swafford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walker Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wimberley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wynne Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hackworth Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - 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 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hackworth Cemetery.

Bridgeport   [Map]Flat Rock   [Map]New Hope (TN)   [Map]
Browns Valley   [Map]Higdon   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Bryant   [Map]Hollywood   [Map]Orme (TN)   [Map]
Cole City (GA)   [Map]Hytop   [Map]Pisgah   [Map]
Copenhagen   [Map]Ider   [Map]Richard City (TN)   [Map]
Fackler   [Map]Jasper (TN)   [Map]South Pittsburg (TN)   [Map]
Fairfield   [Map]Kimball (TN)   [Map]Stevenson   [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 Hackworth Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Jackson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Cherokee 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    
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    
Catoosa County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Gordon County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Whitfield County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bledsoe County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bradley 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    
Grundy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hamilton 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    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sequatchie County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Van Buren County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Warren County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #119535   (Name of Record: Hackworth Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 34.9078597     Lon: -85.8071967   [Map]
Elev: 202         Map Name: Doran Cove

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 34.9079, Longitude: -85.8072     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hackworth Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hackworth 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 that starts 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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