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Longacre Cemetery
(Jackson County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Longacre Cemetery ...

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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 Longacre Cemetery...

The Longacre 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 Longacre Cemetery

Lat:   34.8752°   (34° 52' 30")

Lon:   -85.8821°   (-85° 52' 55")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Longacre 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.


 

  Longacre Cemetery  


  Jacoway Cemetery
  Russell Cemetery
  Talley Cemetery
  Lovelady Cemetery
  Austin - Cameron Cemetery
  Caperton Cemetery
  Matthews Cemetery
  Loyds Cemetery
  Helton Cemetery
  Middleton Cemetery
  Cargile Cemetery
  Cross Cemetery
  Allen Cemetery
  Cross Cemetery
  Cargile Cemetery
  Rorex Cemetery
  Burch Cemetery
  Coffey Cemetery
  Wimberley Cemetery
  Cross Cemetery
  Shipp Cemetery
  Lewallen Cemetery
  Cawlfield Cemetery
  Cross Cemetery
  Foshee Cemetery
  Stogspill Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 58 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> of the Longacre Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Jackson County.

Abbott Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS<2>
Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Allison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Austell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Austin - Cameron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown - Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Caperton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cargile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cargile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cawlfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Coffee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Coffey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cumberland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Foshee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hackworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Helton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Inglis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jacoway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lewallen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lovelady Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lovelady Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Loyds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCrary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McMahan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Middleton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Middleton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Pleasant Grove Cemetery (FAG ID #25518)

Potts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Renshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ridley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rorex Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shipp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sikes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sterne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stogspill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tally Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walker - Arnold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Walker - Arnold Cemetery (FAG ID #2454684)

Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Longacre Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wimberley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Longacre 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 Longacre Cemetery.

Berrys   [Map]Flat Rock   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Bridgeport   [Map]Gray   [Map]Orme (TN)   [Map]
Browns Valley   [Map]Greerton   [Map]Pisgah   [Map]
Bryant   [Map]Higdon   [Map]Richard City (TN)   [Map]
Copenhagen   [Map]Hollywood   [Map]Sal City (TN)   [Map]
Cumberland Mountain Farm Colony   [Map]Hytop   [Map]Skyline   [Map]
Estillfork   [Map]Ider   [Map]South Pittsburg (TN)   [Map]
Fackler   [Map]Kimball (TN)   [Map]Stevenson   [Map]
Fairfield   [Map]New Hope (TN)   [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 helpful 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 Longacre 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:

Cherokee 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    
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    
Catoosa County (GA):       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    
Whitfield County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bledsoe 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    
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    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sequatchie County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Warren 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 Longacre 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 Longacre Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #122018   (Name of Record: Longacre Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 34.8748048     Lon: -85.8821991   [Map]
Elev: 194         Map Name: Wannville

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Longacre Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8752, Longitude: -85.8821     [Map].

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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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