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(Montgomery County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Jackson Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Jackson 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 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 Jackson Cemetery...

The Jackson Cemetery is located in Montgomery County. The county seat for Montgomery County is located in Montgomery.

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

Lat:   32.1301°   (32° 7' 48")

Lon:   -86.2475°   (-86° 14' 51")

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

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


 

  Jackson Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Jackson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ball Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Chesser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Fair Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Ganey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Mosleys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Murrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
New Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Orme Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 
Sankey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Sentell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Shackelford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Sprague Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Underwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Urquhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Woodland Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jackson Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Jackson Cemetery.

Ada   [Map]Hope Hull   [Map]Pike Road   [Map]
Cecil   [Map]Kent   [Map]Pine Level   [Map]
Davenport   [Map]Lapine   [Map]Pintlala   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Letohatchee   [Map]Ramer   [Map]
Gibbs Village   [Map]Montgomery   [Map]Sandy Ridge   [Map]
Grady   [Map]Mount Meigs   [Map]Sunshine Village   [Map]
Highland Home   [Map]New Town   [Map]Young Forte Village   [Map]
Highland Village   [Map]Orion   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 Jackson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Montgomery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #142633   (Name of Record: Jackson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Montgomery
Lat: 32.1301454     Lon: -86.247465   [Map]
Elev: 92         Map Name: Davis Crossroads

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The official website for Montgomery County: www.mc-ala.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: 32.1301, Longitude: -86.2475     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Jackson Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Jackson 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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