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Marion County Memorial Gardens
(Marion County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Marion County Memorial Gardens ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Marion County Memorial Gardens 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 Marion County Memorial Gardens...

Marion County Memorial Gardens 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 Marion County Memorial Gardens

Lat:   33.9482°   (33° 56' 53")

Lon:   -87.8611°   (-87° 51' 39")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Marion County Memorial Gardens 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 Marion County Memorial Gardens.

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.


 

  Marion County Memorial Gardens  


  Flurry Cemetery
  County Line Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Goodwater Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
   Location verified
  Mt. Willing Cemetery
  Scuffle Grit Cemetery
  Berry Hill Cemetery
  May & Akers Cemetery
  Harmony Grove Cemetery
  Mosley Cemetery
  Siloam Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
   Location verified
  Mallory Cemetery
  Vaughn Cemetery
  Moss Cemetery
  Nesmith Cemetery
  Musgrove Cemetery
  Guin City Cemetery
  Logan Cemetery
  Zion Cemetery
  Hillcrest Cemetery
  Winfield City Cemetery
  Hodges Cemetery
  Riley Baccus Family Cemetery
  Hodge Chapel Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 64 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Marion County Memorial Gardens. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ballard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Berry Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Boston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brilliant Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flurry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Glen Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goodwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Guin City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harmony Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hodge Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Love Joy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location has been verified
Mallory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
May & Akers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mosley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moss Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Willing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Musgrove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nesmith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location has been verified
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location has been verified
Old Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Bostick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Olive Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pikeville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Riley Baccus Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scuffle Grit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seven Oaks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Siloam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sizemore Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stanford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walker Baccus Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
White Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Winfield City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Marion County Memorial Gardens
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Marion County Memorial Gardens.

Bazemore   [Map]Fayette   [Map]Lynn   [Map]
Beaverton   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Natural Bridge   [Map]
Bluff   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Guin   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Detroit   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Sulligent   [Map]
Eldridge   [Map]Kansas   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Farriss   [Map]Kirkland   [Map]Weston   [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 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 it should be mentioned 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 Marion County Memorial Gardens:

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    
Cullman 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    
Lamar 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    
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    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo 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 Marion County Memorial Gardens ...

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 Marion County Memorial Gardens.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #152226   (Name of Record: Marion County Memorial Gardens)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 33.9481595     Lon: -87.8611364   [Map]
Elev: 173         Map Name: Winfield

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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: 33.9482, Longitude: -87.8611     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Marion County Memorial Gardens have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Marion County Memorial Gardens 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 that begins in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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