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Mangum Cemetery
(Marion County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Mangum Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Mangum 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 Mangum Cemetery...

The Mangum Cemetery is located in Marion County. The county seat for Marion County is located in Hamilton.

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

Lat:   34.1601°   (34° 9' 36")

Lon:   -88.0725°   (-88° 4' 21")

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


 

  Mangum Cemetery  


  Cockrell - Cofield Cemetery
  Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
  Lawhorn Cemetery
  Galbreath Cemetery
  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Rocky Grove Cemetery
  Goggans Cemetery
  Key Cemetery
  Lockridge Family Cemetery
  Smyrna Cemetery
  Nichols Family Cemetery
  Barnesville Cemetery
  Galbreath Cemetery
  Lebanon Cemetery
  Taylor Cemetery
  Hamilton City Cemetery
  Rocky Grove Cemetery
  Cooper Cemetery
  Palmer Cemetery
  Rudicell Cemetery
  Nichols Cemetery
  Bishop Cemetery
  Gann Cemetery
  Carter Cemetery
  Hamilton Cemetery
  Cooper Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Mangum Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Marion County.

Barnesville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bexar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cockrell - Cofield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fulton Bridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Galbreath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Galbreath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goggans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hamilton City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holligan & Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lawhorn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lockridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lockridge Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lovejoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nichols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nichols Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nix Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Thompson - Centrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rudicell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smyrna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mangum Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Mangum Cemetery.

Bear Creek   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Smithville (MS)   [Map]
Beaverton   [Map]Guin   [Map]Sulligent   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Hackleburg   [Map]Tremont (MS)   [Map]
Burntout   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Detroit   [Map]Hatley (MS)   [Map]Vina   [Map]
Fulton (MS)   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Weston   [Map]
Gattman (MS)   [Map]Oakland (MS)   [Map]Winfield   [Map]
Golden (MS)   [Map]Red Bay   [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 - 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 Mangum Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Colbert 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    
Lamar 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    
Pickens 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    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chickasaw County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pontotoc County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tippah County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Union County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #122250   (Name of Record: Mangum Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 34.160102     Lon: -88.0725359   [Map]
Elev: 169         Map Name: Weston

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marion County: www.sonet.net/marioncounty/

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: 34.1601, Longitude: -88.0725     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mangum Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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