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Saint Michaels Cemetery
(Jefferson County, Alabama)


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Profile for the St. Michaels Cemetery ...

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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 St. Michaels Cemetery...

The St. Michaels Cemetery is located in Jefferson County. The county seat for Jefferson County is located in Birmingham.

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

Lat:   33.6345°   (33° 38' 4")

Lon:   -86.9190°   (-86° 55' 8")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the St. Michaels Cemetery.

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


 

  St. Michaels Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the St. Michaels Cemetery. The following communities are located in Jefferson County.

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

Gardendale   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Pratt City   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Pratt Mines - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Michaels Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Jefferson County.

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Bagley Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Bibb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Bivens Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Cardiff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Crooked Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Crumley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Edward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Fraternal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
George Washington Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Glasgow Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Linn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Linns Crossing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Maben Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Moncrief Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Narl Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Village Falls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Walkers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Michaels Cemetery.

Adamsville   [Map]Fultondale   [Map]Mount Olive   [Map]
Alden   [Map]Gardendale   [Map]Mulga   [Map]
Brookside   [Map]Graysville   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Cardiff   [Map]Hooper City   [Map]Pinkney City   [Map]
Daisey City   [Map]Maytown   [Map]Pratt City   [Map]
Docena   [Map]McDonald Chapel   [Map]Pratt Mines   [Map]
Edgewater   [Map]Media   [Map]Sayre   [Map]
Forestdale   [Map]Minor   [Map]Scarlet Town   [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 offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although 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 St. Michaels Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Jefferson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette 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    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #151305   (Name of Record: Saint Michaels Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jefferson
Lat: 33.6342715     Lon: -86.9188834   [Map]
Elev: 140         Map Name: Brookside

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Michaels Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6345, Longitude: -86.9190     [Map].

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