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(Chilton County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Martin Memorial Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Martin Memorial Cemetery...

The Martin Memorial Cemetery is located in Chilton County. The county seat for Chilton County is located in Clanton.

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

Lat:   32.8618°   (32° 51' 42")

Lon:   -86.6375°   (-86° 38' 15")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Martin Memorial 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 Martin Memorial Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Martin Memorial Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 48 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Martin Memorial Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Chilton County.

Aldridge Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Bell Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Cane Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Chilton County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Clanton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Collins Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Glad Tidings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Hardiman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Jacksons Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Lime Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Lomax Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Maple Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Mineral Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Mt. Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah - Zion Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Mountain Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
New Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
New Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Church of God Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Old Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Peach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Pinedale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Popwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Refuge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Robinson Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Samaria Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Sunshine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Temple Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Thorsby Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Thorsby Scandinavian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery
 
Walnut Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Martin Memorial Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Martin Memorial Cemetery.

Aucheucaula   [Map]Merrell Beach   [Map]Stanton   [Map]
Billingsley   [Map]Montevallo   [Map]Talladega Springs   [Map]
Brierfield   [Map]Mountain Creek   [Map]Thorsby   [Map]
Calera   [Map]Oakley   [Map]Titus   [Map]
Clanton   [Map]Pine Grove Village   [Map]Verbena   [Map]
Jemison   [Map]Pine Level   [Map]Weogufka   [Map]
Lawley   [Map]Plantersville   [Map]White City   [Map]
Maplesville   [Map]Randolph   [Map]Wilton   [Map]
Marbury   [Map]Shelby   [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 turn to 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 Martin Memorial Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Chilton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #122334   (Name of Record: Martin Memorial Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Chilton
Lat: 32.8617921     Lon: -86.6374822   [Map]
Elev: 190         Map Name: Clanton West

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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: 32.8618, Longitude: -86.6375     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Martin Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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