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Our Genealogical Helper for Rainbow Gap Estates ...

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 Rainbow Gap Estates (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 Rainbow Gap Estates. 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.

Name Variations for Rainbow Gap Estates ...

When searching records, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations or people who just guessed at the name. Sometimes the post office had a slightly different name than the community and while one document might refer to the community name, the next might use the post office name.

Although we can't give a definitive list, hopefully the following will give a you a feel for the variations that might have occurred with Rainbow Gap Estates.

  • Typical abbreviation for Rainbow Gap Estates: Rainbow Gap Ests.

Newspapers Published in Rainbow Gap Estates ...

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 82 newspapers that have been published in the area around Rainbow Gap Estates.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Rainbow Gap Estates, there are papers which were published within 8 miles [12.9 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Rainbow Gap Estates.

Cemeteries Near Rainbow Gap Estates ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Rainbow Gap Estates.

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 Rainbow Gap Estates covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &
    Direction    
Name of Cemetery     Located In ...  
 
      Less than 2 miles  
  WSW Gooch - Dublin Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Camper Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Royal Cemetery [Map]      
  S Farley Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Moore Cemetery [Map]      
 
      2 miles [3.2 km]  
  SW Bibb Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Madison Cemetery [Map]      
  S Faith Memorial Cemetery [Map]      
  S Green Grove Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE East Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Binford Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Huntsville Memory Gardens [Map]      
  N Holder Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Clift Cemetery [Map]      
  W Betts Cemetery [Map]      
 
      3 miles [4.8 km]  
  WSW Washington Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Bailey Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Hancock Cemetery [Map]      
  N Fowlkes Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Lipscomb Cemetery [Map]      
  E Bradford Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Maddera Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Indian Creek Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Scruggs Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Pike Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Fletcher Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Toney Cemetery [Map]      
 
      4 miles [6.4 km]  
  N Mt. Zion Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Whitworth Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Palmer Cemetery [Map]      
  S Inman Cemetery [Map]      
  E Jones Cemetery [Map]      
  E Perkins Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Seay Cemetery [Map]      
  N Morgan - Thompson Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Donaldson Cemetery [Map]      
  W Glover Cemetery [Map]      
 
      5 miles [8 km]  
  N Pettus Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Withers Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Ragland Cemetery [Map]      
  S Jamar Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Joyner Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Moore Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Landman Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Nickle - Martin - Rathbone Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Brandon Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Northside Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Pine Grove Cemetery [Map]      
  N St. John Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Center Grove Cemetery [Map]      
  NE King Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Moore Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Seay Cemetery [Map]      
  N Douglass - Pettus Cemetery [Map]      
  W Parker Church Cemetery [Map]      
 
      6 miles [9.7 km]  
  WSW Peete Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Jones Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Holding Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW New Haven Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Wiggins Cemetery [Map]      
  S Arnett Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Hammond Cemetery [Map]      
  S Gowan Cemetery [Map]      
  S Powhatan - Toney Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Jordan Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Fennil Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Smith Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Jordan - Lanier Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Lanier Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Jones Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Williams Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Matkins Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE McDonnell Cemetery [Map]      
  E Merrimack Cemetery [Map]      
  E Glenwood Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Vasser - Pettus Cemetery [Map]      
  N White Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Conley Chapel Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Seay Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Love - Wilburn Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Smith Cemetery [Map]      
  NW McClellan Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Wesley Chapel Cemetery [Map]      
  W Anderson Cemetery [Map]      
 
      7 miles [11.3 km]  
  WSW Ragland Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Rowe Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Barclay - Teney Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Lanier Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Lanier Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Jordan Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Donegan Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Sivley Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Johnson Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Taylor Chapel Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Kelly Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Dement Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Hammond - Roult Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Nick Davis Cemetery [Map]      
  W Fletcher Cemetery [Map]      
  N Garner Cemetery [Map]      
 
      8 miles [12.9 km]  
  WSW Quarter Lot Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Hundley Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Dedman Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Tuck Cemetery [Map]      
  S Groves Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Hutchings Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Clark Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Simpson Cemetery [Map]      
  E Maple Hill Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Lockhart Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Harris Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Jude Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Cornelius Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Nance Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Nance Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Conley Cemetery [Map]      
  N St. James Cemetery [Map]      
  NW Fairview Church Cemetery [Map]      
  N Fords Chapel Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Martin Cemetery [Map]      
  W Anderson Cemetery [Map]      
 
      9 miles [14.5 km]  
  NNW Browning Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Powers Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Blackwell - Collier Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Ashford Cemetery [Map]      
  S Batts - Ward Cemetery [Map]      
  S New Triana Cemetery [Map]      
  S Triana Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Penland - Cooper Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Simpson Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Burton Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Drake Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Normal Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Union Hill Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Humphrey Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Battle Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Wade Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Cummins Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Eldridge Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Liberty Hill Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Hereford Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Hammond Cemetery [Map]      
  N Wilburn Cemetery [Map]      
  N Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Menefee Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Bethel Cemetery [Map]      
 
      10 miles [16.1 km]  
  WSW Houston Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Bibb Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Woodsides Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Peebles Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Zeitler Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Thatch Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Hunley Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Carroll Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW New Hope Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Collier Cemetery [Map]      
  N Smith Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Lynch Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Horton - Joiner Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Dickson Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Timmons Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Lacey Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Morris Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Bailey Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Carter Cemetery [Map]      
  E Rowe Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Powell Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Valhalla Memorial Gardens [Map]      
  NE Strong Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Strong Cemetery [Map]      
  NE Pope Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Griffie Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Strong - Douglas Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Jones Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Beaverdam Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Fearn Cemetery [Map]      
  N Moore Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Johnson Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Isom Cemetery [Map]      
  WNW Cambridge Church Cemetery [Map]      
  N Booker 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 Rainbow Gap Estates in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Rainbow Gap Estates.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Rainbow Gap Estates, with the one closest to Rainbow Gap Estates listed first.

Monrovia   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) from Rainbow Gap Estates
 - 1895 population of 60 people
 - Monrovia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Huntsville   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Rainbow Gap Estates
 - 1895 population of 7,995 people (with 190,582 people in 2015)
 - Huntsville had a post office and railroad service
 
Jeff   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Rainbow Gap Estates
 - Jeff had a post office and no railroad service
 
Greenbrier   [Map]
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Rainbow Gap Estates
 - 1895 population of 49 people
 - Greenbrier had a post office and railroad service
 
Cluttsville   [Map]
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Rainbow Gap Estates
 - 1895 population of 66 people
 - Cluttsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Swancott   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Rainbow Gap Estates
 - Swancott had a post office and no railroad service
 
Triana   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from Rainbow Gap Estates
 - 1895 population of 111 people (with 525 people in 2015)
 - Triana had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mooresville   [Map]
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Rainbow Gap Estates
 - 1895 population of 143 people (with 58 people in 2015)
 - Mooresville 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 Rainbow Gap Estates. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Rainbow Gap Estates 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 northeast 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 north.

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 north 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.

Rainbow Gap Estates 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 Rainbow Gap Estates. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Rainbow Gap Estates:

  DirectionDistance
Madison     (The home county for Rainbow Gap Estates)
      Madison   [Map]   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Rideout Village   [Map]   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
      Huntsville   [Map]   E   5 miles [8 km]
      Lincoln   [Map]   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Greenwycke Village   [Map]   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Harvest   [Map]   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Normal   [Map]   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Triana   [Map]   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
      English Village   [Map]   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Mercury   [Map]   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Country Village   [Map]   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Meridianville   [Map]   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
 
Blount
      Summit   [Map]   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Fowler - Historic   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Colbert
      Garner - Historic   [Map]   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
 
Cullman
      Joppa   [Map]   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Baileyton   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Fairview   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
      South Vinemont   [Map]   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Vinemont   [Map]   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
      West Point   [Map]   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
      East Point   [Map]   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Cullman   [Map]   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Holly Pond   [Map]   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
Jackson
      Paint Rock   [Map]   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Woodville   [Map]   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Hollytree   [Map]   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Trenton   [Map]   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Princeton   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Pleasant Groves   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Beachboro - Historic   [Map]   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Dry Cove - Historic   [Map]   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Estillfork   [Map]   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Cumberland Mountain Farm Colony - Historic   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Skyline   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Dodsonville - Historic   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
 
Lauderdale
      Dells Vista Shores   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Estep - Historic   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Bethel   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Rogersville   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Anderson   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Cedar Hill   [Map]   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Corum - Historic   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Belleview - Historic   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Elgin   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Lexington   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Lawrence
      Hillsboro   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Chalybeate Springs   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Oakville   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      North Courtland   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Courtland   [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Moulton   [Map]   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Wheeler Dam Village   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Wren   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Muck City   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Town Creek   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Limestone
      Capshaw   [Map]   NW   5 miles [8 km]
      Swancott   [Map]   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Belle Mina   [Map]   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Mooresville   [Map]   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Country Village   [Map]   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Athens   [Map]   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Harris Station   [Map]   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Tanner   [Map]   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Caro   [Map]   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Orrville   [Map]   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Ardmore   [Map]   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Estaville - Historic   [Map]   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
 
Marshall
      Ferns Quarter - Historic   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Union Grove   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Hog Jaw   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Pine Lake Village   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Friendship   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Fort Deposit - Historic   [Map]   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Grant   [Map]   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Scant City   [Map]   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Arab   [Map]   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Columbus City   [Map]   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Columbus City Ferry   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Guntersville   [Map]   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
 
Morgan
      Bluff City - Historic   [Map]   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Lacey's Spring   [Map]   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Valhermoso Springs   [Map]   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Priceville   [Map]   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Decatur   [Map]   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Somerville   [Map]   S   18 miles [29 km]
      Burningtree Mountain   [Map]   SW   18 miles [29 km]
      Moulton Heights   [Map]   SW   18 miles [29 km]
      Morgan City   [Map]   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Flint City   [Map]   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Russell Village   [Map]   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Trinity   [Map]   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
 
Franklin (TN)
      Huntland (TN)   [Map]   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Beans Creek (TN)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Garner Ford (TN)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Giles (TN)
      Ardmore (TN)   [Map]   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Elkton (TN)   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Wheelerton (TN)   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Minor Hill (TN)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Aymett Town (TN)   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Green Field (TN)   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Pulaski (TN)   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Gordon (TN)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Powell Chapel (TN)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
Lawrence (TN)
      Fall River (TN)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Lincoln (TN)
      Park City Heights (TN)   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Park City (TN)   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Dellrose (TN)   [Map]   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Pearl City (TN)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Corder Crossroads (TN)   [Map]   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Flintville (TN)   [Map]   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Clarks Ferry (TN)   [Map]   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Fayetteville (TN)   [Map]   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Elk Mill Village (TN)   [Map]   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Boonshill (TN)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Gattistown (TN)   [Map]   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Belleville (TN)   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Marshall (TN)
      Delina (TN)   [Map]   N   37 miles [59.5 km]

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

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 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 Rainbow Gap Estates:

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    
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    
Lawrence 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
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     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
 
Also see ...
      Tennessee

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Madison County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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







Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rainbow Gap Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7223, Longitude: -86.7181     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rainbow Gap Estates 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 Rainbow Gap Estates, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Rainbow Gap Estates.



 
 
 

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