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(Jackson County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Roberson Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Roberson Cemetery...

The Roberson Cemetery is located in Jackson County. The county seat for Jackson County is located in Scottsboro.

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

Lat:   34.7165°   (34° 42' 59")

Lon:   -86.3525°   (-86° 21' 9")

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

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


 

  Roberson Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Roberson Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Jackson County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Roberson Cemetery.

Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 70 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Roberson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Beason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Bingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Bone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Bone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Brazelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Bullock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Chambless - Byrne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Clay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Cobb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Crowson Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Daniel - Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 
Drake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Drake - Keith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Dunkin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Echols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Flanagan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Fleming Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Harrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Hewlett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Hines Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Jehu Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Keel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Kirk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Latham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Moon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Morring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Morrow - Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Nelson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Paint Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Peters Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Pleasant Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Potts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Ragsdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Rousseau Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Rousseau Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Rousseau Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Russell J Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Ryland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Sanford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Sharp Cemetery #2   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Spriggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Steger - Ormond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Sublett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Tipton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Todd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Trenton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Vinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Roberson Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roberson Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County

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 Roberson Cemetery.

Beachboro   [Map]Gurley   [Map]New Market   [Map]
Big Cove   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Brownsboro   [Map]Hollytree   [Map]Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Paint Rock   [Map]
Cumberland Mountain Farm Colony   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Pleasant Groves   [Map]
Dry Cove   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Princeton   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Meridianville   [Map]Ryland   [Map]
Grant   [Map]Moore's Mill   [Map]Skyline   [Map]
Greenwycke Village   [Map]New Hope   [Map]Trenton   [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 like to start with 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 - 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 Roberson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Jackson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
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     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #125691   (Name of Record: Roberson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 34.7164776     Lon: -86.3524864   [Map]
Elev: 202         Map Name: Paint Rock

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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: 34.7165, Longitude: -86.3525     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Roberson Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Roberson 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 starting 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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<4>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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