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(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Hammond 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 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 Hammond Cemetery...

The Hammond 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 Hammond Cemetery

Lat:   34.8159°   (34° 48' 57")

Lon:   -86.7550°   (-86° 45' 17")

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

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Hammond Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 81 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Hammond 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 Hammond Cemetery
 
Beaverdam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Betts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Binford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Booker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Browning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Carroll Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Clift Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Concord Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Conley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Cummins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Dedman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Dement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Douglass - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Fairview Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Fearn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Fords Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Fowlkes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Hammond - Roult Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Hereford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Huntsville Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Hutchings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Love - Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Maddera Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Madison Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
McClellan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Morgan - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Newby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Nick Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Pike Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Pulley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Tibbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Tuck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Vasser - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hammond Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Hammond Cemetery
 
Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hammond Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hammond 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]Tanner   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Toney   [Map]
Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]Madison   [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 professional and volunteer 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 Hammond Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson 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    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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 Hammond 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 Hammond Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #157466   (Name of Record: Hammond Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.8159226     Lon: -86.754999   [Map]
Elev: 261         Map Name: Capshaw

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 34.8159, Longitude: -86.7550     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hammond Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hammond 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 starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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