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(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Jeffries 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 Jeffries Cemetery...

The Jeffries 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 Jeffries Cemetery

Lat:   34.9292°   (34° 55' 45")

Lon:   -86.5506°   (-86° 33' 2")

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


 

  Jeffries Cemetery  


  Bevill Cemetery
  Welbourn - King Cemetery
  Hazle Cemetery
  Matlock Cemetery
  McDavid Cemetery
  McCaleb Cemetery
  McGehee Cemetery
  Donaldson Cemetery
  Cabaniss Cemetery
  Thomas Cemetery
  Charity Cemetery
  Plainview Cemetery
  Kincaid Cemetery
  St. Rebecca Cemetery
  Edmund Townsend Cemetery
  Thompson Cemetery
  Concord Cemetery
  Townsend Cemetery
  Pruit - McCaa Cemetery
  Echols Cemetery
  Townsend Coover Cemetery
  Battle Cemetery
  Manning Cemetery
  Sandidge Cemetery
  Davie Cemetery
  Hymen Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 77 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Jeffries Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bayless Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bentley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beverly Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bevill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bloucher Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Briar Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Britton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cabaniss Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cavett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Charity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cole - Holloway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Driskill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Echols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Edmund Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flint River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gladstone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Griffie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hancock Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hancock Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hazle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henderson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hunt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hymen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
James Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lincoln Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Manning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Matlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCaleb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCrary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McDavid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McGehee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Meridianville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Murphy Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Sharon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Otey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Patterson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Patton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Petty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Plainview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pruit - McCaa Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pryor Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Rebecca Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sandidge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simms Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
State Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Strawder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Strong - Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Townsend Coover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Travis Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jeffries Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Welbourn - King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jeffries 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 Jeffries Cemetery.

Ardmore   [Map]Greenwycke Village   [Map]Moore's Mill   [Map]
Brownsboro   [Map]Harvest   [Map]New Market   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Hazel Green   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Corder Crossroads (TN)   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Park City Heights (TN)   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Park City (TN)   [Map]
Elk Mill Village (TN)   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Pearl City (TN)   [Map]
Fayetteville (TN)   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Flintville (TN)   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]Ryland   [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 helpful 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 Jeffries 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    
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    
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    
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    
Grundy 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    
Marion 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    
Rutherford 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 Jeffries 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 Jeffries Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2096918   (Name of Record: Jeffries Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.92916     Lon: -86.55056   [Map]
Elev: 239         Map Name: Fisk

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Madison County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.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: 34.9292, Longitude: -86.5506     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Jeffries Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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