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Hampton Cemetery
(Lawrence County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Hampton 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 Hampton Cemetery...

The Hampton Cemetery is located in Lawrence County. The county seat for Lawrence County is located in Moulton.

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

Lat:   34.7234°   (34° 43' 24")

Lon:   -87.2761°   (-87° 16' 33")

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


 

  Hampton Cemetery  


  Haraway Cemetery
  Sherrod Cemetery
  Little Zion Cemetery
  Byrd Cemetery
  Nance Cemetery
  Pippen Cemetery
  Yates Cemetery
  Pointer Cemetery
  Watkins Cemetery
  Ashford Cemetery
  Spring Hill Cemetery
  Sykes Cemetery
  Lee Cemetery
   Location verified
  Swoope Cemetery
  Truitt Cemetery
  Ashford Cemetery
  Lyle Cemetery
  Swoope Cemetery
  Early Cemetery
  Brides Hill Cemetery
  Tweedy Cemetery
  Bynum Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Sykes Cemetery
  Newman Cemetery
  Sykes Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 92 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Hampton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abernathy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ashford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ashford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barclay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bobo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brides Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bynum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Byrd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Childers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Civitan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clardy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cottingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cramer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dobbins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dossey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Early Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elmwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ennix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flower Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Foster - Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fuqua Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fuqual Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gilchrist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gordon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Graves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hacklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Haraway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hooie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hudson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Locklayer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lucy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mathews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mayes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McBride Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Newman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oliver - Bedingfield Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pippen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pointer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rutherford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shackelford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sherrod Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Swoope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Swoope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Swoope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Terry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Troupe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Truitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tweedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Warmack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Watkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Yates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hampton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hampton Cemetery.

Anderson   [Map]Corum   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]
Avoca   [Map]Courtland   [Map]Leighton   [Map]
Beach Grove   [Map]Davidsons Cross Roads   [Map]Moulton   [Map]
Belleview   [Map]Dells Vista Shores   [Map]Nitrate City   [Map]
Cairo   [Map]Elgin   [Map]North Courtland   [Map]
Campbell Settlement   [Map]Estep   [Map]Rogersville   [Map]
Cedar Hill   [Map]Ford City   [Map]Town Creek   [Map]
Chalybeate Springs   [Map]Hatton   [Map]Trinity   [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 offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned 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 Hampton Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lawrence 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    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion 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    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lewis County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #119662   (Name of Record: Hampton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lawrence
Lat: 34.7234225     Lon: -87.2761306   [Map]
Elev: 176         Map Name: Courtland

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Lawrence County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 34.7234, Longitude: -87.2761     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hampton Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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