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Roselawn Memorial Gardens
(Morgan County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Roselawn Memorial Gardens ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Roselawn Memorial Gardens 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 Roselawn Memorial Gardens...

Roselawn Memorial Gardens is located in Morgan County. The county seat for Morgan County is located in Decatur.

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

Lat:   34.5945°   (34° 35' 40")

Lon:   -87.0050°   (-87° 0' 17")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Roselawn Memorial Gardens 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 Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

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


 

  Roselawn Memorial Gardens  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Falkville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Hartselle   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 54 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Bibb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Blackwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Bridgeforth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Burt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Center Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Crow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Crow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Decatur Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Elliott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Fennell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Fuller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Gamble Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Garrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Grayson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Grizzard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Gunn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Hatchett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Jobe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Lile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Lile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Macklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Minor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Minor Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Mosley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Napps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Neville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Oakview Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Peck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Pryor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Raper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Rather Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Stockton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Stroup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Thach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Thrasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Trotter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Wimbley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens
 
Wise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

Athens   [Map]Flint City   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Belle Mina   [Map]Garner   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Bluff City   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Hartselle   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
Chalybeate Springs   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Danville   [Map]Moulton Heights   [Map]Triana   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Oakville   [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 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 Roselawn Memorial Gardens:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Morgan 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    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       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    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall 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 Morgan County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Morgan 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 Memorial Gardens ...

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 Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #153218   (Name of Record: Roselawn Memorial Gardens)

Class: cemetery
County: Morgan
Lat: 34.5945367     Lon: -87.0050094   [Map]
Elev: 183         Map Name: Trinity

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The official website for Morgan County: www.co.morgan.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: 34.5945, Longitude: -87.0050     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Roselawn Memorial Gardens have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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