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(Limestone County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Roselawn Cemetery ...

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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Roselawn Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Roselawn Cemetery (FAG ID #25903)

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 Roselawn Cemetery...

The Roselawn Cemetery is located in Limestone County. The county seat for Limestone County is located in Athens.

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

Lat:   34.7945°   (34° 47' 40")

Lon:   -86.9533°   (-86° 57' 11")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Roselawn Cemetery.

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


 

  Roselawn Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the South (S) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 50 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Roselawn Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Limestone County.

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Bottom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Burrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Cambridge Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Davchport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Fairview Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Farrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Fielding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Hughey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Isom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Limestone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
McCully Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
McKinney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Menefee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Myers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Nebo Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
New Garden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Polly Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Proctor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Pryor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Reunion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Round Island Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Slave Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Sunny Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Tanner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Valley View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Witty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Yarbrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Roselawn Cemetery

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 Roselawn Cemetery.

Ardmore (TN)   [Map]Decatur   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]
Ardmore   [Map]Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]Moulton Heights   [Map]
Athens   [Map]Elkmont   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Belle Mina   [Map]Estaville   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Cairo   [Map]Garner   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Harvest   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Toney   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Madison   [Map]Trinity   [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 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 Roselawn Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Limestone County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson 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    
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    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford 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    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Limestone County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     The Roselawn Cemetery (FAG ID #25903)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Limestone 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 Roselawn Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Roselawn Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Roselawn Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Roselawn Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #125946   (Name of Record: Roselawn Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.7956442     Lon: -86.9525067   [Map]
Elev: 210         Map Name: Athens

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #25903

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in . 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Roselawn Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7945, Longitude: -86.9533     [Map].

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