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Pannell Cemetery
(DeKalb County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Pannell 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 Pannell Cemetery...

The Pannell Cemetery is located in DeKalb County. The county seat for DeKalb County is located in Fort Payne.

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

Lat:   34.7120°   (34° 42' 43")

Lon:   -85.6166°   (-85° 36' 59")

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


 

  Pannell Cemetery  


  Countess Cemetery (AL)
  Miller Cemetery (GA)
  Payne Cemetery (AL)
  Bible Cemetery (GA)
  Steele Cemetery (AL)
  New Hope Cemetery (AL)
  Easley Cemetery (GA)
  Fuller Cemetery (AL)
  Cagle Cemetery (AL)
  Sulphur Springs Cemetery (AL)
  Beulahs Chapel Cemetery (AL)
  Hartline Cemetery (AL)
  Beulah Chapel Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Forester Cemetery (GA)
  Company Cemetery (GA)
  Biddle Cemetery (AL)
  Pritchett Cemetery (AL)
  Pea Ridge Cemetery (AL)
  Morris Cemetery (AL)
  Mountain Home Cemetery (AL)
  Weldon Cemetery (AL)
  Johnson Cemetery (GA)
  Hanna Cemetery (GA)
  Head Springs Cemetery (AL)
  Nelson Cemetery (AL)
  Bean Cemetery (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 33 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Pannell Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Beulahs Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bible Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Biddle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cagle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Company Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cordell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Countess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Easley Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Forester Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fuller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hanna Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hartline Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Head Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Long Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McKaig Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Newby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pea Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pritchett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sulphur Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Weldon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pannell Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pannell Cemetery.

Alpine   [Map]Flat Rock   [Map]Mentone   [Map]
Bridgeport   [Map]Gray   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Browns Valley   [Map]Hammondville   [Map]Pisgah   [Map]
Bryant   [Map]Henagar   [Map]Rising Fawn (GA)   [Map]
Cloudland (GA)   [Map]Higdon   [Map]Stevenson   [Map]
Cole City (GA)   [Map]Ider   [Map]Stewart Town (GA)   [Map]
Cordell   [Map]Kensington (GA)   [Map]Sylvania   [Map]
Fackler   [Map]Menlo (GA)   [Map]Trenton (GA)   [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 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 - 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 Pannell Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to DeKalb County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson 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    
Bartow County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Catoosa County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Gordon County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Murray County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Whitfield County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bledsoe County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bradley 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    
Grundy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hamilton 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    
Sequatchie County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #150446   (Name of Record: Pannell Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: DeKalb
Lat: 34.7120255     Lon: -85.6166342   [Map]
Elev: 487         Map Name: Sulphur Springs

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About DeKalb County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.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: 34.7120, Longitude: -85.6166     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pannell Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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