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New Garden Cemetery
(Limestone County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the New Garden 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 New Garden Cemetery...

The New Garden 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 New Garden Cemetery

Lat:   34.9062°   (34° 54' 22")

Lon:   -86.9578°   (-86° 57' 28")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the New Garden 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 New Garden 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, the majority 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 locations should have been definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary.


 

  New Garden Cemetery  


  Trotter Cemetery (TN)
  Antioch Cemetery #1 (AL)
  Harlow Cemetery (AL)
  Nelson Cemetery (AL)
  Hodges Cemetery (AL)
  Witty Cemetery (AL)
  Pettusville Church Cemetery (AL)
  Mitchell Cemetery (AL)
  Bailes Cemetery (AL)
  Gray Cemetery (AL)
  Spence Cemetery (AL)
  Reunion Cemetery (AL)
  Robinson Cemetery (AL)
  Hughey Cemetery (AL)
  Morris Cemetery (AL)
  Slave Cemetery (AL)
  Smith Cemetery (AL)
  Myers Cemetery (AL)
  Cylone Cemetery (AL)
  Malone Cemetery (AL)
  Sylone Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  McCully Cemetery (AL)
  St. Mark Cemetery (AL)
  Memorial Gardens (AL)
  Antioch Cemetery (AL)
  Fielding Cemetery (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 64 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the New Garden Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery #1   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bailes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bottom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bridgforth Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Croney Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Cunningham Cemetery (FAG ID #22392)

Cylone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Daly Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dupree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elliot Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Location has been verified
Ezell Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fielding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
German Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grigsby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harlow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hasting Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hatchett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hightower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hughey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Legg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Legg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCully Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McKinney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Milhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Myers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pettusville Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Polar Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prospect Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Reunion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Mark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scrouge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Slave Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sylone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Sylone Cemetery (FAG ID #22401)

Trotter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitfield Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Witty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Garden Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the New Garden Cemetery.

Ardmore (TN)   [Map]Country Village   [Map]Garner   [Map]
Ardmore   [Map]Dellrose (TN)   [Map]Harvest   [Map]
Athens   [Map]Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]Lester   [Map]
Bethel   [Map]Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]Minor Hill (TN)   [Map]
Cairo   [Map]Elkmont   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Elkton (TN)   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Estaville   [Map]Toney   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Estep   [Map]Wheelerton (TN)   [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 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 - 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 New Garden 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:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman 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    
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    
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 New Garden 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 New Garden Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #163686   (Name of Record: New Garden Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.9061971     Lon: -86.9577844   [Map]
Elev: 237         Map Name: Elkmont

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Limestone County

About Alabama

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: 34.9062, Longitude: -86.9578     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the New Garden Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for New Garden 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 beginning in . 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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