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Lebanon Cemetery
(Limestone County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Lebanon 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 Lebanon Cemetery...

The Lebanon Cemetery is located in Limestone County. The county seat for Limestone County is located in Athens.

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

Lat:   34.1345°   (34° 8' 4")

Lon:   -87.0797°   (-87° 4' 46")

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


 

  Lebanon Cemetery  


  Sardis #2 Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
  Hadder Cemetery
   Location verified
  Jones Chapel Cemetery
  Hefner Cemetery
  Wilkins Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Hillcrest Cemetery
  Shady Grove Cemetery
  Nesmith Methodist Church Cemetery
  Logan Cemetery
  Nesmith Cemetery
  Hamner Cemetery
  Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
  Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery
  Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
  Prospect Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Bates Cemetery
  Chances Cross Roads Cemetery
  New Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Emeus Cemetery
  Mt. Hope Cemetery
  Mt. Pisgah Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Livingston Chapel Cemetery
  Eagle Cemetery
  Sulphur Springs Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 43 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Lebanon Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Addison Church of God Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location has been verified
Arley Congregational Christian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location has been verified
Bates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Baptist Church #1 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bowmans Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brushy Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Calvert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Central Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chances Cross Roads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eagle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Emeus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location has been verified
Fairview Missionary Baptist Church #2 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hadder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location has been verified
Hamner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hartwic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hefner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kemp Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Livingston Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pisgah Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location has been verified
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nesmith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nesmith Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sardis #2 Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sharon Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shedd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Suddeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sulphur Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Trussell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lebanon Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]Cullman   [Map]Hanceville   [Map]
Arkadelphia   [Map]Danville   [Map]Houston   [Map]
Arley   [Map]Dodge City   [Map]Lacon   [Map]
Baltimore   [Map]Double Springs   [Map]Logan   [Map]
Bremen   [Map]East Point   [Map]Powellville   [Map]
Burrows Crossroads   [Map]Falkville   [Map]South Vinemont   [Map]
Camak Mills   [Map]Falls City   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
Colony   [Map]Good Hope   [Map]West Point   [Map]
Crane Hill   [Map]Grayson   [Map]White City   [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 - 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 Lebanon Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Limestone 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    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin 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    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion 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    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #163681   (Name of Record: Lebanon Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.1345462     Lon: -87.0797302   [Map]
Elev: 223         Map Name: Jones Chapel

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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: 34.1345, Longitude: -87.0797     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lebanon Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Lebanon 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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