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Patterson Strickland Cemetery
(Franklin County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Patterson Strickland Cemetery ...

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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 Patterson Strickland Cemetery...

The Patterson Strickland Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Russellville.

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

Lat:   34.5079°   (34° 30' 28")

Lon:   -88.0432°   (-88° 2' 35")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery.

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

The locations for the following markers came from a variety of sources and we have varying levels of confidence in those locations. For each marker, we show either our confidence or the information source for the marker.


 

  Patterson Strickland Cemetery  


  Russell Cemetery (AL)
   Location from GNIS<1>
  Epps Cemetery (MS)
   Location from GNIS
  Sally Burns Cemetery (AL)
   Location from GNIS
  Old Frankfort Cemetery (AL)
   Estimated location
  James Cemetery (AL)
   Location from GNIS
  Weatherbee Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Bolton Cemetery (AL)
   Location from GNIS
  Hillcrest Memorial Gardens (AL)
   Location verified
  Cedar Creek Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Halltown Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Burntout Cemetery (AL)
   Location from GNIS
  Pleasant Site Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Burnout Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Blue Lick Cemetery (AL)
   Estimated location<2>
  Bolin Cemetery (AL)
   Location from GNIS
  Bonds Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Red Bay City Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Mann Cemetery (MS)
   Location from GNIS
  Sparks Chapel Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Massey Cemetery (AL)
   Location from GNIS
  Berry Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Tompkins Cemetery (AL)
   Location from GNIS
  Burleson Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  White Cemetery (MS)
   Location from GNIS
  Osborn Cemetery (AL)
   Location from GNIS

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Blue Lick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Bolin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bolton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bonds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Burnout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Burntout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedar Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Epps Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ezzell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Gober Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Greenhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Greenhill - Ezzell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Halltown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Mann Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Massey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCarley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Frankfort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Old Nauvoo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Old Union Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Osborn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Site Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Red Bay City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Ridge Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Located in Itawamba County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sally Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sparks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Tharp Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Located in Itawamba County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tompkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Weatherbee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
White Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Patterson Strickland Cemetery.

Belgreen   [Map]Golden (MS)   [Map]Phil Campbell   [Map]
Belmont (MS)   [Map]Good Springs   [Map]Red Bay   [Map]
Burntout   [Map]Hackleburg   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Caryton   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Spruce Pine   [Map]
Cherokee   [Map]Iuka (MS)   [Map]Tishomingo (MS)   [Map]
Denton   [Map]Littleville   [Map]Tremont (MS)   [Map]
Doubleheads Village   [Map]Oakland (MS)   [Map]Vina   [Map]
Gatesville   [Map]Paden (MS)   [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 professional and volunteer 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 Patterson Strickland Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar 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    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pontotoc County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tippah County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Union County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
McNairy 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 Franklin County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Franklin 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 Patterson Strickland 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 Patterson Strickland Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #152854   (Name of Record: Patterson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 34.5078739     Lon: -88.0430953   [Map]
Elev: 183         Map Name: Pleasant Site

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Patterson Strickland Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5079, Longitude: -88.0432     [Map].

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