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Bobo, Alabama
(Madison County)

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Our Genealogical Helper for Bobo ...

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 Bobo (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 Bobo. 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 Bobo ...

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 23 newspapers that have been published in the area around Bobo.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Bobo, there are papers which were published within 15 miles [24.1 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Bobo.

Cemeteries Near Bobo ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Bobo.

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

Distance &

        Name of Cemetery  
      Less than 2 miles  
  WSW Moore Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Golightly Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  S Ready Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Walls Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Chandler Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  SW Golightly Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Minor Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Bayless Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Madison Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Freeman Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Tillery Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  WSW Motes Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Johnson Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Newby Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Roper Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Cole Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Sulser Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Delap - Clemant Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  WSW Jones Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Hardin Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Hatchett Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Adams - Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Abernathy Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
  SW Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Tibbs Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Turner Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Booker Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Turner Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Taylor Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Briar Fork Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Cole - Holloway Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE New Sharon Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Cross Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Neeley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Milam Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Robinson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Baggerly Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Gatlin Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Franklin Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Gatlin Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Hopwood Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  SW Milhouse Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Concord Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Carroll Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Pulley Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Moore Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Fearn Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Murphy Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Davie Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Charity Cemetery   [Map]     
  E James Moore Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Merrell Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Bearden Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Blair Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW White Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Austin Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  WSW German Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Powers Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Browning Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Beaverdam Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Gladstone Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Ellis Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Matlock Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW New Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE McCaleb Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Pruit - McCaa Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Marys Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Ewing Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Bledsoe Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Malone Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Corpier Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Lewter Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  SSW Carter Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Hutchings Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Dedman Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Tuck Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Fords Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  S St. James Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Nance Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Hammond Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Hereford Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Jones Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Strong - Douglas Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Thompson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Thomas Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Townsend Coover Cemetery   [Map]     
  E McGehee Cemetery   [Map]     
  E McDavid Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE State Line Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Hancock Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Hancock Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Henderson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Butler Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Rogers Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Walker Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Cole Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Kirkland Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Moyers Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Prosperity Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Pitts Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Anderson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Thornton Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Maddox Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Boswell Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Ezell Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Hasting Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  SW Hall Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Cummins Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Garner Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Conley Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Nance Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Griffie Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Clark Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Stewart Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Robinson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Patterson Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Conley Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE St. Rebecca Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Plainview Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Welbourn - King Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Edmund Townsend Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Cabaniss Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Driskill Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Major Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Davis Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Towry Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Bates Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Sandlin Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE McFerrin Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Pitts Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Pitts Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Bryant Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Elliot Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Dunlap Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Scrouge Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  N Farrar Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Stone Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Hammond Cemetery   [Map]     
  S St. John Cemetery   [Map]     
  S White Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Seay Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Hammond - Roult Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Cornelius Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Pope Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Battle Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW George Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Cavett Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Townsend Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Jeffries Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Sandlin Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Fife Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Pitts Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Rawls Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Young Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Eagin Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Cylone Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Sylone Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  


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.<3>

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

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

Madison Crossroads   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) from Bobo
 - 1895 population of 30 people
 - Madison Crossroads had a post office and no railroad service
Caro   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Bobo
 - Caro had a post office and no railroad service
Wooley Springs - Historic   [Map]
 - While Wooley Springs was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Bobo
 - Wooley Springs had a post office and no railroad service
Blanche (TN)   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Bobo
 - 1895 population of 156 people
 - Blanche had railroad service and no post office
Cash Point (TN)   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Bobo
 - Cash Point had a post office and no railroad service
Sand Spring - Historic   [Map]
 - While Sand Spring was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Bobo
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Sand Spring had a post office and no railroad service
Gladstone   [Map]
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Bobo
 - Gladstone had a post office and no railroad service
Fisk   [Map]
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Bobo
 - Fisk 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 Bobo. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Bobo 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 hospitals and 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.

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

Madison     (The home county for Bobo)
      Toney   [Map]   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
      Harvest   [Map]   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Hazel Green   [Map]   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Meridianville   [Map]   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Rideout Village   [Map]   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Moore's Mill   [Map]   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Normal   [Map]   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Country Village   [Map]   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Lincoln   [Map]   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Mercury   [Map]   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Hillsboro   [Map]   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Madison   [Map]   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Garner - Historic   [Map]   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Princeton   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Hollytree   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Beachboro - Historic   [Map]   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Paint Rock   [Map]   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Trenton   [Map]   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Estillfork   [Map]   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Pleasant Groves   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Greerton - Historic   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Woodville   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Skyline   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Cumberland Mountain Farm Colony - Historic   [Map]   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Hytop   [Map]   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Bethel   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Estep - Historic   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Anderson   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Cedar Hill   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Rogersville   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Dells Vista Shores   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Corum - Historic   [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Lexington   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Elgin   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Slabtown - Historic   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Belew - Historic   [Map]   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Belleview - Historic   [Map]   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Hillsboro   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      North Courtland   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Wheeler Dam Village   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Chalybeate Springs   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Courtland   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Caro   [Map]   W   5 miles [8 km]
      Ardmore   [Map]   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Estaville - Historic   [Map]   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Capshaw   [Map]   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Elkmont   [Map]   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Country Village   [Map]   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Athens   [Map]   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Tanner   [Map]   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Clifton - Historic   [Map]   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Belle Mina   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Cairo   [Map]   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Lester   [Map]   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Ferns Quarter - Historic   [Map]   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Grant   [Map]   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Bluff City - Historic   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Decatur   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Lacey's Spring   [Map]   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Moulton Heights   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Priceville   [Map]   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Valhermoso Springs   [Map]   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Russell Village   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Burningtree Mountain   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Trinity   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Flint City   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Morgan City   [Map]   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Somerville   [Map]   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bedford (TN)
      Whitaker (TN)   [Map]   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Palmetto (TN)   [Map]   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Shelbyville (TN)   [Map]   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Coffee (TN)
      Southgate Park (TN)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Homaway Village (TN)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Tullahoma (TN)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Franklin (TN)
      Huntland (TN)   [Map]   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Beans Creek (TN)   [Map]   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Garner Ford (TN)   [Map]   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Liberty (TN)   [Map]   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Sal City (TN)   [Map]   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Winchester (TN)   [Map]   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Estill Springs (TN)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Decherd (TN)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Giles (TN)
      Ardmore (TN)   [Map]   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Wheelerton (TN)   [Map]   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Elkton (TN)   [Map]   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Aymett Town (TN)   [Map]   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Green Field (TN)   [Map]   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Powell Chapel (TN)   [Map]   NW   23 miles [37 km]
      Pulaski (TN)   [Map]   NW   23 miles [37 km]
      Gordon (TN)   [Map]   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Trigg (TN)   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Minor Hill (TN)   [Map]   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lawrence (TN)
      Fall River (TN)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      New Prospect (TN)   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Liberty Grove (TN)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Lawrenceburg (TN)   [Map]   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Ethridge (TN)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Rascal Town (TN)   [Map]   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lincoln (TN)
      Park City Heights (TN)   [Map]   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Dellrose (TN)   [Map]   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Pearl City (TN)   [Map]   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Park City (TN)   [Map]   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Clarks Ferry (TN)   [Map]   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Fayetteville (TN)   [Map]   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Corder Crossroads (TN)   [Map]   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Elk Mill Village (TN)   [Map]   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Boonshill (TN)   [Map]   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Flintville (TN)   [Map]   E   18 miles [29 km]
      Belleville (TN)   [Map]   NE   23 miles [37 km]
      Gattistown (TN)   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Marshall (TN)
      Delina (TN)   [Map]   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Cornersville (TN)   [Map]   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
      New Town (TN)   [Map]   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Orrs (TN)   [Map]   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Lewisburg (TN)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Oak Hill (TN)   [Map]   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Maury (TN)
      Southport (TN)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Moore (TN)
      Lynchburg (TN)   [Map]   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]

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

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 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 are relevant to Bobo:

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 website for the State of 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    
Lawrence 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     USGenWeb    
Coffee County (TN):       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    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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 ...

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 Bobo. 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 that stretches from Bobo. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bobo) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bobo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9623, Longitude: -86.7253     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bobo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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<3>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 Bobo, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Bobo.