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Penland - Cooper Cemetery
(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Penland - Cooper 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 Penland - Cooper Cemetery...

The Penland - Cooper 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 Penland - Cooper Cemetery

Lat:   34.5920°   (34° 35' 31")

Lon:   -86.6650°   (-86° 39' 54")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Penland - Cooper 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 Penland - Cooper 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.


 

  Penland - Cooper Cemetery  


  Fennil Cemetery
  Triana Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  New Triana Cemetery
  Jordan Cemetery
  Horton - Joiner Cemetery
  Arnett Cemetery
  Dickson Cemetery
  Gowan Cemetery
  Joiner Cemetery
  Powhatan - Toney Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Lanier Cemetery
  Woodward Cemetery
  Jordan Cemetery
  Tate Cemetery
  Lanier Cemetery
  Draper Cemetery
  Burton Cemetery
  Draper Cemetery
  Groves Cemetery
  Ballinger Cemetery
  Timmons Cemetery
  Draper Cemetery
  Batts - Ward Cemetery
  Valermosos Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 67 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ballinger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Barclay - Teney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Batts - Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Breeding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Breeding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chunns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dickson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Donegan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Farley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fennil Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gowan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grantland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Groves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Horton - Joiner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Inman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jamar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Joiner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan - Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lacey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lacey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Laceys Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Landman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Matkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McDonnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Triana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powhatan - Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ragland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Reed Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Richards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rowe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Timmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Triana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Valermosos Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Valhermoso Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Winton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Woodward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Penland - Cooper 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 Penland - Cooper Cemetery.

Belle Mina   [Map]Greenwycke Village   [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]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Madison   [Map]Ryland   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Morgan City   [Map]Triana   [Map]
Garner   [Map]New Hope   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Penland - Cooper 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    
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 Penland - Cooper 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 Penland - Cooper Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #157495   (Name of Record: Penland-Cooper Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.5920362     Lon: -86.6649954   [Map]
Elev: 180         Map Name: Triana

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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: 34.5920, Longitude: -86.6650     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Penland - Cooper Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Penland - Cooper 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 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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