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(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Jones 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 Jones Cemetery...

The Jones 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 Jones Cemetery

Lat:   34.6409°   (34° 38' 27")

Lon:   -86.7675°   (-86° 46' 2")

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

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


 

  Jones Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Jones Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Madison County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Jones Cemetery.

Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 74 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Jones Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Arnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Ashford - Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave<5> entry for the Ashford - Tate Cemetery (FAG ID #21334)
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Ballinger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Barclay - Teney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Batts - Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Betts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Bibb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Bibb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Blackwell - Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Camper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Center Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Clift Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Faith Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Farley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Fennil Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Gamble Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Gooch - Dublin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Gowan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Green Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Groves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Hundley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Hunley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Hunley Cemetery (FAG ID #23600)
 
Inman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Jamar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Kolb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Landman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Lynch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Madison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 
New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2401372)
 
New Triana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Parker Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Peebles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Peete Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Peete Cemetery (FAG ID #25327)
 
Penland - Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Pike Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Powhatan - Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Quarter Lot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Ragland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Ragland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Rowe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Royal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Simpson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Simpson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Thach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Thatch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Triana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Whitworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 
Winton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Withers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Woodsides Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Zeitler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County

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 Jones Cemetery.

Belle Mina   [Map]Greenwycke Village   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Bluff City   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Lacey's Spring   [Map]Slaughter Landing   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Madison   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Garner   [Map]Orrville   [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 - 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 Jones Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah 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    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
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    
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    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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 Jones 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 Jones Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #157475   (Name of Record: Jones Cemetery (historical))

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.640925     Lon: -86.7674994   [Map]
Elev: 183         Map Name: Greenbrier

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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: 34.6409, Longitude: -86.7675     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Jones Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Jones 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 starting 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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<4>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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<5>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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