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Ivalee Cemetery
(Etowah County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Ivalee 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 Ivalee Cemetery...

The Ivalee Cemetery is located in Etowah County. The county seat for Etowah County is located in Gadsden.

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

Lat:   34.0482°   (34° 2' 53")

Lon:   -86.1428°   (-86° 8' 34")

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


 

  Ivalee Cemetery  


  Mizell Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Walls Chapel Cemetery
  Robbins Cemetery
  Jordan Cemetery
  Howelton Cemetery
  Leath Cemetery
  Dillard Cemetery
   Estimated location<3>
  Gilland Cemetery
  Conn Cemetery
   Location verified
  Cox Cemetery
  Brasher Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
  Lee Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Armstrong Cemetery
  Forrest Cemetery
  Butler Cemetery
  Gallant Cemetery
  Webb Cemetery
  McCartney Cemetery
  Noble Hill Cemetery
  Alabama City Cemetery
  Cave Spring Cemetery
  Rainbow Memorial Gardens
  Morton Chapel Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<4> of the Ivalee Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Etowah County.

Alabama City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cave Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Conn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dillard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Forrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gallant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gilland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hibbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Howelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Leath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCartney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mizell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morton Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Noble Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rainbow Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robbins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thrasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walls Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Ivalee Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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 Ivalee Cemetery.

Alabama City   [Map]Clear Springs   [Map]Rainbow City   [Map]
Altoona   [Map]Edwardsville   [Map]Reece City   [Map]
Attalla   [Map]Egypt   [Map]Ridgeville   [Map]
Bartlett   [Map]Gadsden   [Map]Sardis City   [Map]
Bennettsville   [Map]Gallant   [Map]Southside   [Map]
Benson   [Map]Greer   [Map]Steele   [Map]
Black Creek Falls   [Map]Ivalee   [Map]Walnut Grove   [Map]
Boaz   [Map]Mountainboro   [Map]Whitesboro   [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 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 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 Ivalee Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Etowah County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cleburne 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    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
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    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #164230   (Name of Record: Ivalee Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Etowah
Lat: 34.0481523     Lon: -86.1427534   [Map]
Elev: 226         Map Name: Howelton

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/

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: 34.0482, Longitude: -86.1428     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ivalee Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Ivalee 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>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting 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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