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Marshall Cemetery
(Elmore County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Marshall 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 Marshall Cemetery...

The Marshall Cemetery is located in Elmore County. The county seat for Elmore County is located in Wetumpka.

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

Lat:   32.5149°   (32° 30' 53")

Lon:   -86.0819°   (-86° 4' 54")

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


 

  Marshall Cemetery  


  Sheppard Cemetery
  Young Cemetery
  Wall Cemetery
  Laurel Hill Cemetery
  Tunnell Chapel Cemetery
  Strahan Cemetery
  Green Cemetery
  Billingslea Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Anthony Cemetery
  Good Hope Cemetery
  Old Bingham Cemetery
  Wetumpka City Cemetery
  Peter Hill Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery
  Dawson Bradford Cemetery
  Harwell Cemetery
  Wares Quarter Cemetery
  China Grove Cemetery
  Robinson Cemetery
  Warren Cemetery
  Augusta Cemetery
  Haggerty Cemetery
  Scott Cemetery
  Goodhope Cemetery
  Hickory Bend Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Marshall Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Augusta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Batchler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Billingslea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bullard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
China Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dawson Bradford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eastwood Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goodhope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Haggerty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hickory Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Laurel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Bingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Peter Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine View Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sheppard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Strahan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tunnell Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tysonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Located in Macon County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wares Quarter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wescott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wetumpka City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Marshall Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Marshall Cemetery.

Blue Ridge   [Map]Franklin   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Cecil   [Map]Fusihatchi   [Map]Shorter   [Map]
Claud   [Map]Holtville   [Map]Sunshine Village   [Map]
Coosada   [Map]Kent   [Map]Tallapoosa City   [Map]
East Tallassee   [Map]Millbrook   [Map]Tallassee   [Map]
Eclectic   [Map]Montgomery   [Map]Waugh   [Map]
Elmore   [Map]Mount Meigs   [Map]Wetumpka   [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 either 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 Marshall Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Elmore County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #122307   (Name of Record: Marshall Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Elmore
Lat: 32.514857     Lon: -86.0819083   [Map]
Elev: 81         Map Name: Claud

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Elmore County: www.elmoreco.org/

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: 32.5149, Longitude: -86.0819     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Marshall Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Marshall 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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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