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(Limestone County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Mitchell 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.

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The Location of the Mitchell Cemetery...

The Mitchell Cemetery is located in Limestone County. The county seat for Limestone County is located in Athens.

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

Lat:   34.8881°   (34° 53' 17")

Lon:   -86.7861°   (-86° 47' 9")

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

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


 

  Mitchell Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 61 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Mitchell Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams - Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Bayless Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Booker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Browning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Carroll Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Cummins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Dedman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Delap - Clemant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Douglass - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Fairview Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Fearn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Fords Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
German Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Golightly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Hatchett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Hutchings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Joyner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Madison Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
McClellan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Milhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Minor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Moore Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Motes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Newby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Nick Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Pulley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Ready Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Reunion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Slave Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Tibbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Tillery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 
Tuck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Vasser - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Walls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mitchell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mitchell Cemetery.

Ardmore (TN)   [Map]Elkmont   [Map]Mercury   [Map]
Ardmore   [Map]Elkton (TN)   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]
Athens   [Map]Estaville   [Map]Moore's Mill   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Garner   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Harvest   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Hazel Green   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Dellrose (TN)   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Toney   [Map]
Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Wheelerton (TN)   [Map]
Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]Madison   [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 - 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 Mitchell Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Limestone County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison 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     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rutherford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #122901   (Name of Record: Mitchell Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.8881431     Lon: -86.7861115   [Map]
Elev: 239         Map Name: Ardmore

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.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: 34.8881, Longitude: -86.7861     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mitchell Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mitchell 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 beginning 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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