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Powhatan - Toney Cemetery
(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Powhatan - Toney 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 Powhatan - Toney Cemetery...

The Powhatan - Toney 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 Powhatan - Toney Cemetery

Lat:   34.6256°   (34° 37' 32")

Lon:   -86.7047°   (-86° 42' 16")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Powhatan - Toney 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 Powhatan - Toney 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.


 

  Powhatan - Toney Cemetery  


  Hancock Cemetery
  Jordan Cemetery
  Inman Cemetery
  Rowe Cemetery
  Ragland Cemetery
  Lanier Cemetery
  Jamar Cemetery
  Barclay - Teney Cemetery
  Fennil Cemetery
  Groves Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Simpson Cemetery
  Holding Cemetery
  Clark Cemetery
  Wiggins Cemetery
  Simpson Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Penland - Cooper Cemetery
  Jordan Cemetery
  Lynch Cemetery
  New Haven Cemetery
  Batts - Ward Cemetery
  Arnett Cemetery
  Triana Cemetery
  Lanier Cemetery
  New Triana Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 69 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Powhatan - Toney Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Powhatan - Toney Cemetery.

Belle Mina   [Map]Garner   [Map]Morgan City   [Map]
Big Cove   [Map]Greenwycke Village   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Bluff City   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Lacey's Spring   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Madison   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]Triana   [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 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 - 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 Powhatan - Toney 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 Powhatan - Toney 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 Powhatan - Toney Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #157500   (Name of Record: Powhatan-Toney Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.6256473     Lon: -86.7047191   [Map]
Elev: 183         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: 34.6256, Longitude: -86.7047     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Powhatan - Toney Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Powhatan - Toney 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 that begins 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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