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King Chapel Cemetery
(Marshall County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the King Chapel 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 King Chapel Cemetery...

The King Chapel Cemetery is located in Marshall County. The county seat for Marshall County is located in Guntersville.

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

Lat:   34.3818°   (34° 22' 54")

Lon:   -86.2141°   (-86° 12' 50")

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


 

  King Chapel Cemetery  


  Troup Cemetery
  Rooks Cemetery
  Stewart Cemetery
  Martling Cemetery
  Chandler Cemetery
  Asbury Cemetery
  McDonald Cemetery
  Guntersville City Cemetery
  Smith Cemetery
  Rehobeth Cemetery
  Haney Chapel Cemetery
  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Kirby Cemetery
  Alder Springs Cemetery
  Henry Cemetery
  Crestview Cemetery
  Henryville Cemetery
  Eason Johnson Cemetery
  Kennamer Cemetery
  New Brashiers Chapel Cemetery
  Cooper Cemetery
  Fairview Cemetery
  Roden Cemetery
  Union Grove Cemetery
  Taylor Cemetery
  Little Branch Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 58 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the King Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Alder Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chandler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crestview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eason Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guntersville City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Haney Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Happy Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henryville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Honeycomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kennamer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kirby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lowry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Martling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McDonald Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memorial Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. High Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Myrtletree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Brashiers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Albertville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Panquin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rainey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rehobeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Troup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Troup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Warrenton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Woosley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the King Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the King Chapel Cemetery.

Albertville   [Map]Ferns Quarter   [Map]Lakeview   [Map]
Bartlett   [Map]Fort Deposit   [Map]Langston   [Map]
Boaz   [Map]Friendship   [Map]Mill Village   [Map]
Bowen   [Map]Geraldine   [Map]New Hope   [Map]
Chigger Hill   [Map]Grant   [Map]Rabbit Town   [Map]
Columbus City Ferry   [Map]Gregory   [Map]Scant City   [Map]
Columbus City   [Map]Grove Oak   [Map]Union Grove   [Map]
Crossville   [Map]Guntersville   [Map]Wyeth City   [Map]
Dodsonville   [Map]Horton   [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 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 King Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marshall 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    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Etowah 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    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Madison 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    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #121218   (Name of Record: King Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marshall
Lat: 34.3817573     Lon: -86.2141466   [Map]
Elev: 237         Map Name: Columbus City

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/

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: 34.3818, Longitude: -86.2141     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the King Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for King Chapel 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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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