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Mitchell Cemetery
(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 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 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.

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.


 

  Mitchell Cemetery  


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

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 like to start with 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 Mitchell Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Limestone 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    
Franklin 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    
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    
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    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lewis County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lincoln 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    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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 starting from . 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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