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(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Hereford 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 six sections:

The Location of the Hereford Cemetery...

The Hereford 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 Hereford Cemetery

Lat:   34.9256°   (34° 55' 32")

Lon:   -86.3944°   (-86° 23' 39")

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

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


 

  Hereford Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 60 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Hereford Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Baxter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Blackburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Bloucher Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Bragg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Bragg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Britton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Burdine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Cochran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Crowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Damron Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Echols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Elora Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Fanning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Flint River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Foster Cemetery (FAG ID #22855)
 
Graveyard Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Hambrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Hambrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Harbin - Dalton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Hazle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Hudson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Hymen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Jacks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Jacks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Kilpatrick Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
King Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Locust Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Manning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Massengale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
McCrary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Norris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Norris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Petty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Rice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Robertson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Rocky Springs Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
St. Clair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery #2   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Sisco Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
State Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Tone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hereford Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Hereford Cemetery
 
Whitman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hereford Cemetery

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 Hereford Cemetery.

Beachboro   [Map]Gurley   [Map]Moore's Mill   [Map]
Beans Creek (TN)   [Map]Hazel Green   [Map]New Market   [Map]
Brownsboro   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Corder Crossroads (TN)   [Map]Hollytree   [Map]Park City Heights (TN)   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Huntland (TN)   [Map]Park City (TN)   [Map]
Estillfork   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Pleasant Groves   [Map]
Flintville (TN)   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Princeton   [Map]
Greerton   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]Ryland   [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 turn to 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 Hereford 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    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb 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    
Dade County (GA):       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    
Grundy 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    
Marion 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    
Rutherford 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 Hereford 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 Hereford Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #150055   (Name of Record: Hereford Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.9256436     Lon: -86.3944337   [Map]
Elev: 226         Map Name: New Market

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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: 34.9256, Longitude: -86.3944     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hereford Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hereford 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 beginning 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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<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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