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(Limestone County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Hodges 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.

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The Location of the Hodges Cemetery...

The Hodges Cemetery is located in Limestone County. The county seat for Limestone County is located in Athens.

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

Lat:   34.9762°   (34° 58' 34")

Lon:   -86.9475°   (-86° 56' 51")

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

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


 

  Hodges Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Pulaski   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hodges Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery #1   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Austin Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 
Boswell Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Bridgforth Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Brown Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Brown Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Case Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Croney Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Cylone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Daly Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Elder Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Elkton Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Elkton Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Elliot Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Ezell Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Harlow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Hasting Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Hightower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Kelly Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Legg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Lewter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Maddox Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Neely Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Nelson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
New Garden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Park Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Phoenix Chapel Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Polar Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Potts Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Prospect Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
St. Mark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Scrouge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Simpson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Spence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 
Sylone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Sylone Cemetery (FAG ID #22401)
 
Trotter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Trotter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Whitfield Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hodges Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Witty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hodges 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 Hodges Cemetery.

Ardmore (TN)   [Map]Country Village   [Map]Harvest   [Map]
Ardmore   [Map]Dellrose (TN)   [Map]Lester   [Map]
Athens   [Map]Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]Minor Hill (TN)   [Map]
Aymett Town (TN)   [Map]Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]Pearl City (TN)   [Map]
Bethel   [Map]Elkmont   [Map]Pulaski (TN)   [Map]
Cairo   [Map]Elkton (TN)   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Estaville   [Map]Toney   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Garner   [Map]Wheelerton (TN)   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Green Field (TN)   [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 like to start with 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 - 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 Hodges Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Limestone 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    
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    
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     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    
Lewis 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    
Rutherford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne 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 Limestone County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Limestone 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 Hodges 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 Hodges Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #163677   (Name of Record: Hodges Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.9761956     Lon: -86.947506   [Map]
Elev: 274         Map Name: Elkmont

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Alabama

About Limestone County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.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: 34.9762, Longitude: -86.9475     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hodges Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hodges 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 from . 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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