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A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

State Line, Alabama
(Madison County)

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Our Genealogical Helper for State Line ...

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 State Line (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 State Line. 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 State Line ...

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 22 newspapers that have been published in the area around State Line.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of State Line, there are papers which were published within 11 miles [17.7 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for State Line.

Cemeteries Near State Line ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of State Line.

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 State Line covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &
Name of Cemetery     Located In ...  
      Less than 2 miles  
  SE Driskill Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE State Line Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Hancock Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
      2 miles [3.2 km]  
  WSW James Moore Cemetery [Map]      
  S McDavid Cemetery [Map]      
  S McGehee Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Cabaniss Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Bevill Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Macedonia Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Simms Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNW Hancock Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNW Henderson Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNW Rogers Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
      3 miles [4.8 km]  
  SW Charity Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Towry Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  SSW Pruit - McCaa Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Davis Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  SSW Kincaid Cemetery [Map]      
  S Townsend Coover Cemetery [Map]      
  S Edmund Townsend Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Hazle Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Davis Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  ENE Travis Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  ENE Pryor Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNW Walker Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Beverly Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW McDaniel Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
      4 miles [6.4 km]  
  SW New Sharon Cemetery [Map]      
  S Welbourn - King Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Jeffries Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Townsend Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Pleasant Grove Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  SE Concord Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Lincoln Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Towry Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
      5 miles [8 km]  
  SW Cole - Holloway Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Briar Fork Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Davie Cemetery [Map]      
  S Plainview Cemetery [Map]      
  S Donaldson Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Manning Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Taylor Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Patterson Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  ENE Beavers Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  ENE Simms Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Hopkins - Eastland Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Hester Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Land Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Cole Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Marys Grove Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Bearden Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
      6 miles [9.7 km]  
  WSW Chandler Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Matlock Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW McCaleb Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Thomas Cemetery [Map]      
  S St. Rebecca Cemetery [Map]      
  E Britton Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE McNeal Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  ENE Wicks Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Southworth Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNW Bates Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Bray Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNE Stewart Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  N Rowland Hill Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Kirkland Chapel Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  N Prospect Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Moyers Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  WNW Milam Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  WNW Neeley Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  N Wells Hill Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
      7 miles [11.3 km]  
  W Golightly Cemetery [Map]      
  N Hanks Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  SSW Murphy Hill Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Thompson Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Conley Cemetery [Map]      
  S Townsend Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Sandidge Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Battle Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Echols Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Sandlin Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  E Pleasant Grove Cemetery [Map]      
  E Foster Cemetery [Map]      
  E Pleasant Hill Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Whitworth Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Campbell Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNW Sandlin Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNE Corder - McCullock Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNE Grills Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNE McGee - McCartney Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNW McFerrin Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  N Smith Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Prosperity Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Blair Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  WNW Robinson Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  WNW Baggerly Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  N Smith Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  WNW Cole Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  N Harris Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
      8 miles [12.9 km]  
  SW Freeman Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Taylor Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Ellis Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Robinson Cemetery [Map]      
  S Cavett Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Humphrey Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Flint River Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Hymen Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Bloucher Ford Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Petty Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Fife Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  E Baxter Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  ENE Kilpatrick Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  N Routt - Wells Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  N Beard Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Pitts Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  WNW Sulser Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
      9 miles [14.5 km]  
  WSW Walls Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Ready Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Kincaid Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Carpenter Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Turner Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Beaverdam Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Gladstone Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Jones Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Strong - Douglas Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Griffie Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Clark Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Stewart Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Mitchell Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Battle Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Hairston Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  S Meridianville Cemetery [Map]      
  S Strawder Cemetery [Map]      
  S Bayless Cemetery [Map]      
  S Bentley Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Scruggs Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE McCrary Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Graveyard Hill Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Hambrick Cemetery [Map]      
  E Miller Cemetery [Map]      
  E Steele Cemetery [Map]      
  ENE Kilpatrick Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  ENE Flintville Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Carter Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNE Taylor Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNE Thomison Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Pitts Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Rawls Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Pitts Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  WNW Carpenter Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
      10 miles [16.1 km]  
  WSW Moore Chapel Cemetery [Map]      
  WSW Bayless Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Madison Crossroads Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Newby Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Kincaid Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Moore Cemetery [Map]      
  SW Fearn Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Hammond Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Hereford Cemetery [Map]      
  SSW Liberty Hill Cemetery [Map]      
  S Pope Cemetery [Map]      
  S Otey Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Blankenship Cemetery [Map]      
  SSE Hunt Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Pine Grove Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Rice Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Jacks Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Whitman Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Cochran Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Norris Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Hereford Cemetery [Map]      
  NNW Browns Temple AME Church Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNW Lebanon Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  E State Line Cemetery [Map]      
  N Riverview Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  ENE Flintville Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Harris - Jean Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Harris Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Jean Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Pryor Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Golden Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NE Fanning Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNW Phagan Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNE Taylor - Gray Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNE McClellan Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNE Brady Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNE Gregory Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NNE Woodroof Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  N Green Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  N Slater Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  N Norris Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Pitts Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  NW Bryant Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  N Pleasant View Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  WNW Carpenter Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  
  WNW Abernathy Cemetery [Map]     Tennessee  


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 State Line in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of State Line.

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

Fisk   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) from State Line
 - Fisk had a post office and no railroad service
Lincoln (TN)   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from State Line
 - 1895 population of 295 people
 - Lincoln had a post office and no railroad service
Goshen (TN) - Historic   [Map]
 - While Goshen was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) from State Line
 - Goshen had a post office and no railroad service
Key's Mill   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from State Line
 - Key's Mill had a post office and no railroad service
Camargo (TN)   [Map]
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from State Line
 - 1895 population of 23 people
 - Camargo had a post office and no railroad service
Plevna   [Map]
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from State Line
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Plevna had a post office and railroad service
Gladstone   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from State Line
 - Gladstone had a post office and no railroad service
Meridianville   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from State Line
 - 1895 population of 185 people
 - Meridianville had a post office and no railroad service
New Market   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from State Line
 - 1895 population of 268 people
 - New Market had a post office and railroad service
Flintville (TN)   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from State Line
 - 1895 population of 181 people (with 627 people in 2010)
 - Flintville had a post office and railroad service
Brighton (TN)   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from State Line
 - Brighton had railroad service and no post office
Molino (TN)   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from State Line
 - 1895 population of 148 people
 - Molino had a post office and no railroad service
Madison Crossroads   [Map]
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from State Line
 - 1895 population of 30 people
 - Madison Crossroads 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 State Line. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring State Line 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.

State Line 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 State Line. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to State Line:

Madison     (The home county for State Line)
      Hazel Green   [Map]   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
      Meridianville   [Map]   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Hillsboro   [Map]   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      New Market   [Map]   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Moore's Mill   [Map]   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Toney   [Map]   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Normal   [Map]   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Harvest   [Map]   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Country Village   [Map]   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Mercury   [Map]   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Lincoln   [Map]   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Ryland   [Map]   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Rideout Village   [Map]   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Garner - Historic   [Map]   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Princeton   [Map]   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Beachboro - Historic   [Map]   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Hollytree   [Map]   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Estillfork   [Map]   E   23 miles [37 km]
      Trenton   [Map]   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Greerton - Historic   [Map]   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Paint Rock   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Pleasant Groves   [Map]   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Hytop   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Skyline   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Cumberland Mountain Farm Colony - Historic   [Map]   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Woodville   [Map]   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Berrys - Historic   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Bethel   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Anderson   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Estep - Historic   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Caro   [Map]   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Ardmore   [Map]   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Estaville - Historic   [Map]   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Capshaw   [Map]   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Elkmont   [Map]   W   23 miles [37 km]
      Country Village   [Map]   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Athens   [Map]   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Belle Mina   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Tanner   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Swancott   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Mooresville   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Clifton - Historic   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Harris Station   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Grant   [Map]   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Ferns Quarter - Historic   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Fort Deposit - Historic   [Map]   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Lacey's Spring   [Map]   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Bluff City - Historic   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Valhermoso Springs   [Map]   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Morgan City   [Map]   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Decatur   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Moulton Heights   [Map]   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Priceville   [Map]   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Russell Village   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Somerville   [Map]   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Burningtree Mountain   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Flint City   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Trinity   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Bedford (TN)
      Whitaker (TN)   [Map]   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Palmetto (TN)   [Map]   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Shelbyville (TN)   [Map]   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Cascade Hollow (TN)   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Normandy (TN)   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Anchor Mill (TN) - Historic   [Map]   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Wartrace (TN)   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Coffee (TN)
      Southgate Park (TN)   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Homaway Village (TN)   [Map]   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Tullahoma (TN)   [Map]   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Franklin (TN)
      Huntland (TN)   [Map]   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Beans Creek (TN)   [Map]   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Garner Ford (TN)   [Map]   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Liberty (TN)   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Sal City (TN)   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Winchester (TN)   [Map]   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Estill Springs (TN)   [Map]   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Decherd (TN)   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Cowan (TN)   [Map]   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Greenhaw (TN)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Saint Marys (TN)   [Map]   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Sewanee (TN)   [Map]   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Giles (TN)
      Wheelerton (TN)   [Map]   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Ardmore (TN)   [Map]   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Elkton (TN)   [Map]   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Aymett Town (TN)   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Trigg (TN)   [Map]   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Powell Chapel (TN)   [Map]   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Pulaski (TN)   [Map]   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Green Field (TN)   [Map]   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Gordon (TN)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Olivet (TN)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Wales (TN)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Lawrence (TN)
      Fall River (TN)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lincoln (TN)
      Park City Heights (TN)   [Map]   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Park City (TN)   [Map]   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Corder Crossroads (TN)   [Map]   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Flintville (TN)   [Map]   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Clarks Ferry (TN)   [Map]   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Elk Mill Village (TN)   [Map]   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Fayetteville (TN)   [Map]   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Pearl City (TN)   [Map]   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Dellrose (TN)   [Map]   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Gattistown (TN)   [Map]   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Boonshill (TN)   [Map]   NW   18 miles [29 km]
      Belleville (TN)   [Map]   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Petersburg (TN)   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
Marshall (TN)
      Delina (TN)   [Map]   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Cornersville (TN)   [Map]   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      New Town (TN)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Orrs (TN)   [Map]   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Lewisburg (TN)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Oak Hill (TN)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Moore (TN)
      Lynchburg (TN)   [Map]   NE   23 miles [37 km]

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

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 offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 are relevant to State Line:

These websites are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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 nearby counties:

Colbert 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    
Limestone 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    
Bedford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Coffee County (TN):       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      
Moore 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
Also see ...

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Madison County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for State Line. 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 from State Line. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- State Line) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in State Line. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9906, Longitude: -86.5714     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for State Line 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 State Line, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for State Line.


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