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Meridianville Cemetery
(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Meridianville 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 Meridianville Cemetery...

The Meridianville Cemetery is located in Madison County. The county seat for Madison County is located in Huntsville.

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

Lat:   34.8512°   (34° 51' 4")

Lon:   -86.5778°   (-86° 34' 40")

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


 

  Meridianville Cemetery  


  Thomas Cemetery
  Mitchell Cemetery
  St. Rebecca Cemetery
  Battle Cemetery
  Plainview Cemetery
  Liberty Hill Cemetery
  Thompson Cemetery
  Bentley Cemetery
  Townsend Cemetery
  Pope Cemetery
  Conley Cemetery
  Otey Cemetery
  Robinson Cemetery
  Eldridge Cemetery
  Cavett Cemetery
  Wade Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Cornelius Cemetery
  Strong - Douglas Cemetery
  Strong Cemetery
  Griffie Cemetery
  Strong Cemetery
  Stewart Cemetery
  Jude Cemetery
  Clark Cemetery
  Battle Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 95 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Meridianville Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Madison County.

Antioch Primitive Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beaverdam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bentley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bloucher Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Briar Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cavett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clopton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Clopton Cemetery (FAG ID #2279589)

Cole - Holloway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Conley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cornelius Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Echols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Edmund Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fearn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flint River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gladstone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Griffie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hammond - Roult Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hereford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hewlett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hunt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hymen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jeffries Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jude Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Locust Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Love - Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Matlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCaleb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCrary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Murphy Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Normal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Otey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Patton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Penny Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Petty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Plainview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pruit - McCaa Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Rebecca Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sandidge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Strong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Strong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Strong - Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tally Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tiller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Townsend Coover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Valhalla Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Welbourn - King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Meridianville Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Meridianville Cemetery.

Big Cove   [Map]Hazel Green   [Map]Moore's Mill   [Map]
Brownsboro   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]New Market   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Madison   [Map]Ryland   [Map]
Greenwycke Village   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Toney   [Map]
Harvest   [Map]Meridianville   [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 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 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 Meridianville Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Madison 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    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson 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    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coffee County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Grundy 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    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Rutherford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #147107   (Name of Record: Meridianville Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.8512004     Lon: -86.5777711   [Map]
Elev: 250         Map Name: Meridianville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Madison County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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: 34.8512, Longitude: -86.5778     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Meridianville Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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