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(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Moore 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 Moore Cemetery...

The Moore 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 Moore Cemetery

Lat:   34.6423°   (34° 38' 32")

Lon:   -86.6817°   (-86° 40' 54")

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


 

  Moore Cemetery  


  Farley Cemetery
  Wiggins Cemetery
  Faith Memorial Cemetery
  Jordan Cemetery
  Green Grove Cemetery
  Arnett Cemetery
  Landman Cemetery
  Gowan Cemetery
  Hancock Cemetery
  Powhatan - Toney Cemetery
  Lipscomb Cemetery
  Lanier Cemetery
  Inman Cemetery
  Jordan Cemetery
  Jordan - Lanier Cemetery
  Lanier Cemetery
  Ragland Cemetery
  Groves Cemetery
  Jamar Cemetery
  Simpson Cemetery
  Fennil Cemetery
  Clark Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Simpson Cemetery
  Holding Cemetery
  Penland - Cooper Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 71 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Moore Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ballinger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barclay - Teney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Batts - Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bibb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bradford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Camper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dickson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Donegan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Faith Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Farley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fennil Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gooch - Dublin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gowan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Green Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Groves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Horton - Joiner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Inman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jamar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Joiner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan - Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lacey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lacey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Landman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lynch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Madison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Matkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McDonnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Merrimack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Triana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Penland - Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powhatan - Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ragland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Richards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rowe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Royal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simpson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Simpson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sivley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Timmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Triana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Withers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Woodward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Moore Cemetery.

Belle Mina   [Map]Harvest   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Big Cove   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]
Bluff City   [Map]Lacey's Spring   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Brownsboro   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Madison   [Map]Ryland   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
Garner   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]Triana   [Map]
Greenwycke Village   [Map]Morgan City   [Map]Valhermoso Springs   [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 helpful websites 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 Moore 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    
Etowah 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    
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    
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    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Moore 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 Moore 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 Moore Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #123001   (Name of Record: Moore Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.6423137     Lon: -86.6816627   [Map]
Elev: 180         Map Name: Madison

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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: 34.6423, Longitude: -86.6817     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Moore Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Moore 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 in . 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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