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Green Acres, Alabama
(Madison County)

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Our Genealogical Helper for Green Acres ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Green Acres (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us insight while doing our genealogical research.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Green Acres. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Newspapers Published in Green Acres ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 83 newspapers that have been published in the area around Green Acres.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Green Acres, there are papers which were published within 6 miles [9.7 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Green Acres.

Cemeteries Near Green Acres ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Green Acres.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you click on the [Map] that follows each cemetery's name, a new browser window will open with a Google map showing a satellite view of the area where the cemetery is located. We have tried to place the cemetery in the center of the map, but we're still working on our data and the map might not not be centered properly. If you don't see the cemetery right away, try zooming-in. Usually, but not always, you can see the outline of the cemetery and some of the headstones.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Green Acres covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &
Name of Cemetery     Located In ...  
      Less than 2 miles  
  NW Jones Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Perkins Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Merrimack Cemetery [Map]      
  E Glenwood Cemetery [Map]      
  N Nickle - Martin - Rathbone Cemetery [Map]      
  N Brandon Cemetery [Map]      
  N Northside Cemetery [Map]      
  W Bradford Cemetery [Map]      
      2 miles [3.2 km]  
  WNW East Cemetery [Map]      
      3 miles [4.8 km]  
  S Landman Cemetery [Map]      
  S Williams Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Lanier Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Matkins Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Jones Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE McDonnell Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Sivley Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Center Grove Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW King Cemetery [Map]      
  E Maple Hill Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Taylor Chapel Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Maddera Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Binford Cemetery [Map]      
      4 miles [6.4 km]  
  S Jordan - Lanier Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Donegan Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Moore Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Harris Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Johnson Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Seay Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Indian Creek Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Scruggs Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Huntsville Memory Gardens [Map]      
      5 miles [8 km]  
  WSW Farley Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Faith Memorial Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Green Grove Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Lipscomb Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Hancock Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Conley Chapel Cemetery [Map]      
  S Fennil Cemetery [Map]      
  S Jordan Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Drake Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Seay Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Rowe Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Normal Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Union Hill Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Battle Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Jude Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Holder Cemetery [Map]      
  N Kelly Cemetery [Map]      
      6 miles [9.7 km]  
  W Camper Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Royal Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Madison Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Inman Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Moore Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Jordan Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Seay Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Morris Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Bailey Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Love - Wilburn Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Powell Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Valhalla Memorial Gardens [Map]      
  NNE Strong Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Humphrey Cemetery [Map]      
  N Cornelius Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Morgan - Thompson Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Mt. Zion Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Fowlkes Cemetery [Map]      
  W Moore Cemetery [Map]      
  N Dement Cemetery [Map]      
  W Gooch - Dublin Cemetery [Map]      
      7 miles [11.3 km]  
  WSW Bibb Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Jamar Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Gowan Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Hammond - Roult Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Lanier Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Lanier Cemetery [Map]      
  S Burton Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Conley Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Moore - Holmes Cemetery [Map]      
  E King Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Penny Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Strong Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Wade Cemetery [Map]      
  N Eldridge Cemetery [Map]      
  NW White Cemetery [Map]      
  NW St. John Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Douglass - Pettus Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Pettus Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Clift Cemetery [Map]      
  W Betts Cemetery [Map]      
      8 miles [12.9 km]  
  W Bailey Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Whitworth Cemetery [Map]      
  N Nance Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Ragland Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Nance Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Arnett Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Powhatan - Toney Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Clark Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Simpson Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Lacey Cemetery [Map]      
  N Liberty Hill Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Richards Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Burns Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Lyon Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE King Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Pickens Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Drake Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Scruggs Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Tally Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Antioch Primitive Baptist Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Tiller Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Ford Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Otey Cemetery [Map]      
  N Pope Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Joyner Cemetery [Map]      
  N Hereford Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Pike Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Fletcher Cemetery [Map]      
  W Toney Cemetery [Map]      
  W Washington Cemetery [Map]      
      9 miles [14.5 km]  
  WSW Palmer Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Withers Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Jones Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Holding Cemetery [Map]      
  SW New Haven Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Wiggins Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Groves Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Penland - Cooper Cemetery [Map]      
  S Simpson Cemetery [Map]      
  S Lynch Cemetery [Map]      
  S Horton - Joiner Cemetery [Map]      
  S Dickson Cemetery [Map]      
  S Joiner Cemetery [Map]      
  S Timmons Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Lacey Cemetery [Map]      
  N Strong - Douglas Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Farley Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Hobbs Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Grayson Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Dunkin Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Hewlett Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Jordan Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Kelly Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Russell J Kelly Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Ryland Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Steger - Ormond Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Acklin - Derrick Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW St. James Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Clopton Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Hewlett Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Bentley Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Bayless Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Strawder Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Meridianville Cemetery [Map]      
  N Battle Cemetery [Map]      
  N Mitchell Cemetery [Map]      
  N Robinson Cemetery [Map]      
  N Clark Cemetery [Map]      
  N Stewart Cemetery [Map]      
  N Griffie Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Fords Chapel Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Garner Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Hammond Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Smith Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Vasser - Pettus Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Pine Grove Cemetery [Map]      
  N Jones Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Smith Cemetery [Map]      
  W Donaldson Cemetery [Map]      
  W Glover Cemetery [Map]      
  N Hammond Cemetery [Map]      
      10 miles [16.1 km]  
  WSW Peete Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Rowe Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Barclay - Teney Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Fearn Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Moore Cemetery [Map]      
  S Moore Cemetery [Map]      
  S Tate Cemetery [Map]      
  S Woodward Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Russell Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Hayes Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Big Cove Cemetery [Map]      
  E Potts Cemetery [Map]      
  E Sublett Cemetery [Map]      
  E Crowson Hill Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Jehu Lawler Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Wilburn Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Jones Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Blankenship Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Cavett Cemetery [Map]      
  N Conley Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Tuck Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Dedman Cemetery [Map]      
  N Gladstone Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW McClellan Cemetery [Map]      
  W Parker Church Cemetery [Map]      
  N Beaverdam Cemetery [Map]      


Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<2>

While we didn't find Green Acres in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Green Acres.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Green Acres, with the one closest to Green Acres listed first.

Huntsville   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the South (S) from Green Acres
 - 1895 population of 7,995 people (with 190,582 people in 2015)
 - Huntsville had a post office and railroad service
Mercury   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Green Acres
 - Mercury had railroad service and no post office
Monrovia   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Green Acres
 - 1895 population of 60 people
 - Monrovia had a post office and no railroad service
Haden   [Map]
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Green Acres
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Haden had a post office and no railroad service
Jeff   [Map]
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Green Acres
 - Jeff had a post office and no railroad service
Meridianville   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Green Acres
 - 1895 population of 185 people
 - Meridianville had a post office and no railroad service
Cluttsville   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Green Acres
 - 1895 population of 66 people
 - Cluttsville had a post office and no railroad service
Whitesburg   [Map]
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Green Acres
 - 1895 population of 80 people
 - Whitesburg had a post office and no railroad service

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Green Acres. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Green Acres in the 1890's.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the southeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Green Acres is located in Madison County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Madison County: Jackson, Limestone, Marshall, Morgan, Franklin (TN) & Lincoln (TN).

Below are the counties that are near Green Acres. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Green Acres:

Madison     (The home county for Green Acres)
      Huntsville   [Map]   S   Less than 2 miles
      Lincoln   [Map]   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Rideout Village   [Map]   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Greenwycke Village   [Map]   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
      Normal   [Map]   NE   5 miles [8 km]
      Mercury   [Map]   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Madison   [Map]   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Country Village   [Map]   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
      English Village   [Map]   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Big Cove   [Map]   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Ryland   [Map]   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Meridianville   [Map]   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Brownsboro   [Map]   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Summit   [Map]   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Fowler - Historic   [Map]   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Brooksville   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Garner - Historic   [Map]   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Joppa   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Baileyton   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Fairview   [Map]   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Vinemont   [Map]   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
      South Vinemont   [Map]   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
      East Point   [Map]   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Holly Pond   [Map]   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
      West Point   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Cullman   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Grove Oak   [Map]   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Paint Rock   [Map]   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Hollytree   [Map]   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Trenton   [Map]   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Woodville   [Map]   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Princeton   [Map]   E   23 miles [37 km]
      Pleasant Groves   [Map]   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Beachboro - Historic   [Map]   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Dry Cove - Historic   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Cumberland Mountain Farm Colony - Historic   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Skyline   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Estillfork   [Map]   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Dodsonville - Historic   [Map]   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Greerton - Historic   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Dells Vista Shores   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Estep - Historic   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Bethel   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Anderson   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Rogersville   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Cedar Hill   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Hillsboro   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Oakville   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Chalybeate Springs   [Map]   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
      North Courtland   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Courtland   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Moulton   [Map]   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Capshaw   [Map]   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Swancott   [Map]   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Belle Mina   [Map]   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Mooresville   [Map]   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Country Village   [Map]   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Caro   [Map]   NW   18 miles [29 km]
      Athens   [Map]   W   18 miles [29 km]
      Harris Station   [Map]   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Tanner   [Map]   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Orrville   [Map]   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Ardmore   [Map]   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Estaville - Historic   [Map]   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Elkmont   [Map]   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Ferns Quarter - Historic   [Map]   SE   23 miles [37 km]
      Union Grove   [Map]   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Grant   [Map]   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Fort Deposit - Historic   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Friendship   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Hog Jaw   [Map]   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Pine Lake Village   [Map]   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Scant City   [Map]   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Arab   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Columbus City   [Map]   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Columbus City Ferry   [Map]   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Guntersville   [Map]   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Mill Village   [Map]   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Lacey's Spring   [Map]   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Valhermoso Springs   [Map]   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Bluff City - Historic   [Map]   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Morgan City   [Map]   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Priceville   [Map]   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Somerville   [Map]   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Burningtree Mountain   [Map]   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Decatur   [Map]   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Flint City   [Map]   SW   23 miles [37 km]
      Russell Village   [Map]   SW   23 miles [37 km]
      Moulton Heights   [Map]   W   23 miles [37 km]
      Hartselle   [Map]   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Trinity   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Franklin (TN)
      Huntland (TN)   [Map]   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Beans Creek (TN)   [Map]   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Garner Ford (TN)   [Map]   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Liberty (TN)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Sal City (TN)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Giles (TN)
      Ardmore (TN)   [Map]   NW   23 miles [37 km]
      Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]   NW   23 miles [37 km]
      Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Elkton (TN)   [Map]   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Wheelerton (TN)   [Map]   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Aymett Town (TN)   [Map]   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Green Field (TN)   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Minor Hill (TN)   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Pulaski (TN)   [Map]   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Gordon (TN)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Powell Chapel (TN)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lincoln (TN)
      Park City Heights (TN)   [Map]   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Park City (TN)   [Map]   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Corder Crossroads (TN)   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Flintville (TN)   [Map]   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Clarks Ferry (TN)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Dellrose (TN)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Pearl City (TN)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Fayetteville (TN)   [Map]   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Elk Mill Village (TN)   [Map]   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Boonshill (TN)   [Map]   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Gattistown (TN)   [Map]   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Belleville (TN)   [Map]   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Marshall (TN)
      Delina (TN)   [Map]   N   37 miles [59.5 km]

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Green Acres, see our County-by-County Page for Green Acres.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project or 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 they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Green Acres:

These websites are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

Website for the Alabama Department of Archives & History

Not to be confused with the official state website, we've found the Digital State Archives for Alabama to be a good source for additional links.

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    
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    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Giles 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Madison County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page     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
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About Madison County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Green Acres. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Madison County:

The official website for State of Alabama:

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Green Acres. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Green Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Green Acres. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7251, Longitude: -86.6305     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Green Acres have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Green Acres, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Green Acres.


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