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Lawrence Cove Cemetery
(Morgan County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Lawrence Cove 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 Lawrence Cove Cemetery...

The Lawrence Cove Cemetery is located in Morgan County. The county seat for Morgan County is located in Decatur.

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

Lat:   34.3706°   (34° 22' 14")

Lon:   -86.7389°   (-86° 44' 20")

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


 

  Lawrence Cove Cemetery  


  Shiloh Cemetery
  Turney Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Harmony Cemetery
  Gum Springs Cemetery
  Cook Cemetery
  Waugh Cemetery
  Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  Brindley Cemetery
  Union Hill Cemetery
  Garner Cemetery
  Eva Cemetery
  Garner Cemetery
  Daniels Chapel Cemetery
  Pines Cemetery
  Gum Pond Cemetery
  Blue Springs Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Center Grove Cemetery
  Hamby Chapel Cemetery
  Key Cemetery
  Enon Cemetery
  Childers Cemetery
  Etha Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Canaan Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 65 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blue Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brindley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brindley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Childers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Compton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crawford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crosby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Daniels Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Duck Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Edmonson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Etha Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eva Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Forman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gum Pond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gum Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hamby Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lamons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lawrence Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Leemon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Vine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lystra Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCroskey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Negro Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pines Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Redoak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ryan Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Skidmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Somerville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Waugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Welcome Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lawrence Cove Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location has been verified
West Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lawrence Cove 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 Lawrence Cove Cemetery.

Arab   [Map]Hartselle   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Baileyton   [Map]Hog Jaw   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
Bluff City   [Map]Holly Pond   [Map]South Vinemont   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Hulaco   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
Cullman   [Map]Joppa   [Map]Triana   [Map]
East Point   [Map]Lacey's Spring   [Map]Valhermoso Springs   [Map]
Eva   [Map]Lacon   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
Fairview   [Map]Morgan City   [Map]West Point   [Map]
Falkville   [Map]Pine Lake Village   [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 like to start with 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 Lawrence Cove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Morgan County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Colbert 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    
Franklin 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    
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    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #139510   (Name of Record: Lawrence Cove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Morgan
Lat: 34.3706504     Lon: -86.7388873   [Map]
Elev: 267         Map Name: Lawrence Cove

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Morgan County: www.co.morgan.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: 34.3706, Longitude: -86.7389     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lawrence Cove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Lawrence Cove 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 that begins in . 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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