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Latham Cemetery
(Jackson County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Latham 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 Latham Cemetery...

The Latham Cemetery is located in Jackson County. The county seat for Jackson County is located in Scottsboro.

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

Lat:   34.7654°   (34° 45' 55")

Lon:   -86.1805°   (-86° 10' 49")

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


 

  Latham Cemetery  


  Church Hill Cemetery
  Gold Cemetery
  Graham Cemetery
  Bynum Cemetery
  Fowler Cemetery
  Brandon Cemetery
  Skyline Cemetery
  Webb Cemetery
  Travis Cemetery
  Pace Cemetery
  Hollytree Cemetery
  Smith Cemetery
  Rouse Cemetery
  Flanagan Cemetery
  Davis Cemetery
   Estimated location<3>
  Hall Cemetery
  Sharp Cemetery
  Pinhook Cemetery
  Moon Cemetery
  Harrison Cemetery
  Gold Cemetery
  Berry Cemetery
  Bingham Cemetery
  Isbell Cemetery
  Trenton Cemetery
  Blue Spring Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 59 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<4> of the Latham Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Jackson County.

Barbee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blue Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bouldin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brandon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bynum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Church Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Dolberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dotson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Erwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flanagan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gentle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Hollytree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Isbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kirk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Latham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Maples Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Maynard Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Bostick Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Peters Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pinhook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prince Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Proctor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rosson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rousseau Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rousseau Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rousseau Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Skyline Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tipton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Todd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Travis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Trenton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Latham Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Latham 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 Latham Cemetery.

Beachboro   [Map]Fairfield   [Map]Langston   [Map]
Berrys   [Map]Ferncliff   [Map]Paint Rock   [Map]
Brownsboro   [Map]Grant   [Map]Pleasant Groves   [Map]
Cumberland Mountain Farm Colony   [Map]Greerton   [Map]Princeton   [Map]
Dodsonville   [Map]Gurley   [Map]Scottsboro   [Map]
Dry Cove   [Map]Hollytree   [Map]Section   [Map]
Estillfork   [Map]Hollywood   [Map]Skyline   [Map]
Fackler   [Map]Hytop   [Map]Trenton   [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 - 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 Latham Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Jackson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount 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    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Madison 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    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker 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    
Hamilton 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    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #121407   (Name of Record: Latham Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 34.7653637     Lon: -86.180539   [Map]
Elev: 195         Map Name: Princeton

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 34.7654, Longitude: -86.1805     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Latham Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Latham 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>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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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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