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Macedonia Cemetery
(Cullman County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Macedonia 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 Macedonia Cemetery...

The Macedonia Cemetery is located in Cullman County. The county seat for Cullman County is located in Cullman.

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

Lat:   34.3107°   (34° 18' 38")

Lon:   -87.0170°   (-87° 1' 1")

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


 

  Macedonia Cemetery  


  Liberty Cemetery
  Higdon Cemetery
  Johnson Cemetery
  Day - Speegle Cemetery
   Location verified
  Herrin Cemetery
  Bell Springs Cemetery
  Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery
  East Battleground Cemetery
  Campground Cemetery
  Powells Chapel Cemetery
  Wilhite Cemetery
  Corinth Cemetery
  Penn Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Mt. Vernon Cemetery
  Cave Spring Cemetery
  Blair Cemetery
  Freeman Cemetery
  Bethlehem West Cemetery
  Wilson Cemetery
  Crossroads Cemetery
  Cooper Cemetery
  Ebenezer Cemetery
  Holmes Cemetery
  Central Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 47 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Macedonia Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bell Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cave Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Central Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crosby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crosses Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Day - Speegle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Day - Speegle Cemetery (FAG ID #26387)

East Battleground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Falkville City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Herrin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Higdon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holmes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCroskey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Missionary Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Orr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Orr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Penn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Penn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powells Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sardis #2 Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stovall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilhite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Macedonia Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]Fairview   [Map]Moulton   [Map]
Arley   [Map]Falkville   [Map]Oakville   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Flint City   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Crane Hill   [Map]Good Hope   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Cullman   [Map]Grayson   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
Danville   [Map]Hartselle   [Map]South Vinemont   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Houston   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
Dodge City   [Map]Lacon   [Map]West Point   [Map]
East Point   [Map]Logan   [Map]Wren   [Map]
Eva   [Map]Moulton Heights   [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 begin 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 Macedonia Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cullman 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    
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    
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    
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    
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    
Lawrence 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 Cullman County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Cullman 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 Macedonia 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 Macedonia Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1805438   (Name of Record: Macedonia Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cullman
Lat: 34.310654     Lon: -87.016953   [Map]
Elev: 324         Map Name: Massey

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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: 34.3107, Longitude: -87.0170     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Macedonia Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Macedonia 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 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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