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(Limestone County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Isom Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Isom 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 seven sections:

The Location of the Isom Cemetery...

The Isom 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 Isom Cemetery

Lat:   34.7923°   (34° 47' 32")

Lon:   -86.8769°   (-86° 52' 36")

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

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


 

  Isom Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Isom 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 Isom Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 47 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Isom Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Betts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Bottom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Burrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Cambridge Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Clift Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Concord Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Cummins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Dedman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Fairview Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Fielding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Hutchings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Joyner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
McClellan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Menefee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Nick Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Parker Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Pike Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Polly Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Reunion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Roselawn Cemetery (FAG ID #25903)
 
Slave Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Tanner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Vasser - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Isom Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Isom Cemetery
 
West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Isom Cemetery
 
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Isom Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Isom Cemetery.

Ardmore (TN)   [Map]Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]
Ardmore   [Map]Elkmont   [Map]Moulton Heights   [Map]
Athens   [Map]Estaville   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Belle Mina   [Map]Garner   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Harvest   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Toney   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Madison   [Map]Triana   [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 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 Isom 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:

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    
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    
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    
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 Isom 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 Isom Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #163679   (Name of Record: Isom Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.7923113     Lon: -86.8769481   [Map]
Elev: 217         Map Name: Athens

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The Communities of 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: 34.7923, Longitude: -86.8769     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Isom Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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