RoadsideThoughs depends on cookies for its operation. Please refer to our Privacy page for details. By closing this banner or continuing to browse RoadsideThoughts, you agree to the use of cookies.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
  Sitemap
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

Jones Cemetery
(Madison County, Alabama)


Cemetery
Profile
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  AL
Communities

Profile for the Jones Cemetery ...

Click for Interactive Map

Our GPS coordinates for the Jones 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 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:   34.9223°   (34° 55' 20")

Lon:   -86.3953°   (-86° 23' 43")

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.

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.


 

  Jones Cemetery  


  State Line Cemetery
  Whitman Cemetery
  Britton Cemetery
  Rice Cemetery
  Foster Cemetery
   Location verified
  Jacks Cemetery
  Steele Cemetery
  Jacks Cemetery
  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  Baker Cemetery
  Miller Cemetery
  Hambrick Cemetery
  Fanning Cemetery
  Nance Cemetery
  Taylor Cemetery
  Massengale Cemetery
  Manning Cemetery
  Sisco Cemetery
  Hambrick Cemetery
  Norris Cemetery
  Graveyard Hill Cemetery
  St. Clair Cemetery
  Norris Cemetery
  Bragg Cemetery
  Cochran Cemetery
  Bragg Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 64 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Jones Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Baxter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blackburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bloucher Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bragg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bragg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Britton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burdine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cochran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Damron Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Echols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elora Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fanning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flint River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Foster Cemetery (FAG ID #22855)

Graveyard Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hambrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hambrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harbin - Dalton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hazle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hudson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hunt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hymen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jacks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jacks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kilpatrick Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Locust Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Manning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Massengale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCrary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morgan Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Norris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Norris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Patterson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Patton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Petty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robertson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Springs Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Clair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sharp Cemetery #2   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sisco Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
State Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones 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 Jones Cemetery.

Beachboro   [Map]Gurley   [Map]Moore's Mill   [Map]
Beans Creek (TN)   [Map]Hazel Green   [Map]New Market   [Map]
Brownsboro   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Corder Crossroads (TN)   [Map]Hollytree   [Map]Park City Heights (TN)   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Huntland (TN)   [Map]Park City (TN)   [Map]
Estillfork   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Pleasant Groves   [Map]
Flintville (TN)   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Princeton   [Map]
Greerton   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Jones 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    
Dade County (GA):       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 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 #120997   (Name of Record: Jones Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.9223102     Lon: -86.3952671   [Map]
Elev: 233         Map Name: New Market

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in 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: 34.9223, Longitude: -86.3953     [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.

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

- Return to Citation



 
 
 

Cemetery
Profile
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  Other   AL
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 07 Dec 2016
By John Hall