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(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Indian Creek 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 Indian Creek Cemetery...

The Indian Creek 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 Indian Creek Cemetery

Lat:   34.7712°   (34° 46' 16")

Lon:   -86.6858°   (-86° 41' 8")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Indian Creek 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 Indian Creek 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, all 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 values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary. We have not yet verified the accuracy of the following markers.


 

  Indian Creek Cemetery  


  Dement Cemetery
  Fowlkes Cemetery
  St. John Cemetery
  Center Grove Cemetery
  White Cemetery
  Holder Cemetery
  Conley Chapel Cemetery
  Huntsville Memory Gardens
  Kelly Cemetery
  Binford Cemetery
  Pettus Cemetery
  Maddera Cemetery
  Douglass - Pettus Cemetery
  Northside Cemetery
  Love - Wilburn Cemetery
  East Cemetery
  Morgan - Thompson Cemetery
  Brandon Cemetery
  Seay Cemetery
  Nickle - Martin - Rathbone Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Bradford Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Perkins Cemetery
  King Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 84 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Indian Creek Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Betts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bibb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Binford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bradford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brandon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Camper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clift Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Conley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cornelius Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dedman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Douglass - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Faith Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Farley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fords Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fowlkes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Glenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gooch - Dublin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Green Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Griffie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hammond - Roult Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hereford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Huntsville Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hutchings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Joyner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jude Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Love - Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Maddera Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Madison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Maple Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McClellan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Merrimack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morgan - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nickle - Martin - Rathbone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Normal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Northside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pike Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Royal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tuck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vasser - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Indian Creek Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Indian Creek 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 Indian Creek Cemetery.

Belle Mina   [Map]Garner   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]
Big Cove   [Map]Greenwycke Village   [Map]Moore's Mill   [Map]
Brownsboro   [Map]Harvest   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Hazel Green   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Ryland   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Madison   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Toney   [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 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 Indian Creek Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Limestone 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    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coffee County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence 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    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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 Indian Creek 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 Indian Creek Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #120651   (Name of Record: Indian Creek Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.7712015     Lon: -86.6858296   [Map]
Elev: 227         Map Name: Jeff

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 34.7712, Longitude: -86.6858     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Indian Creek Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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