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(Marion County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Hamilton City Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Hamilton City Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Hamilton City Cemetery...

The Hamilton City 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 Hamilton City Cemetery

Lat:   34.1440°   (34° 8' 38")

Lon:   -87.9903°   (-87° 59' 25")

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


 

  Hamilton City Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Hamilton City Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marion County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Hamilton City Cemetery.

Guin   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Haleyville   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Hamilton   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Phil Campbell   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Red Bay   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Sulligent   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hamilton City Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Marion County.

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Banister Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Barnesville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Cantrell Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Cox Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Donham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Fulton Bridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Galbreath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Galbreath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Lovejoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Mangum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
McKinley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Moses Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
New Hope Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the New Hope Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #24934)
 
Nichols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Nichols Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Nix Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Poplar Log Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Poplar Log Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Rocky Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Smyrna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Streetman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hamilton City Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hamilton City Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Hamilton City Cemetery.

Bear Creek   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Beaverton   [Map]Guin   [Map]Sulligent   [Map]
Boar Tush   [Map]Hackleburg   [Map]Tremont (MS)   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Burntout   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Vina   [Map]
Delmar   [Map]Oakland (MS)   [Map]Weston   [Map]
Detroit   [Map]Phil Campbell   [Map]Winfield   [Map]
Glen Allen   [Map]Red Bay   [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 either 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 Hamilton City Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chickasaw County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pontotoc County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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 Hamilton 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 Hamilton City Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137990   (Name of Record: Hamilton City Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 34.1439902     Lon: -87.9903106   [Map]
Elev: 152         Map Name: Hamilton

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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: 34.1440, Longitude: -87.9903     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hamilton City Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hamilton 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance 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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<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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