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Browns Corner, Alabama

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Our Genealogical Helper for Browns Corner ...

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 Browns Corner (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 Browns Corner. 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 Browns Corner ...

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 Browns Corner.

  • Typical abbreviation for Browns Corner: Browns Cor. (or less commonly used: Browns Crn.)
  • While the name of this community is Browns Corner, be aware that it's the common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Browns Corner may originally have been Brown's Corner.
  • Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Browns Corner might be written as Brown Corner.

Cemeteries Near Browns Corner ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Browns Corner.

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

Distance &

        Name of Cemetery  
      Less than 2 miles<1>  
  WSW Ready Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Walls Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Bayless Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Madison Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Freeman Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  WSW Minor Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Newby Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Chandler Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Golightly Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Moore Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  W Golightly Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Turner Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Taylor Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  W Hatchett Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Adams - Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Tibbs Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Turner Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Pulley Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Booker Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Moore Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Fearn Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Beaverdam Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Briar Fork Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Cole - Holloway Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE New Sharon Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  WSW Hardin Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Milhouse Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Concord Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Carroll Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Powers Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Browning Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Gladstone Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Ellis Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Murphy Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Matlock Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Davie Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Charity Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Tillery Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Motes Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Johnson Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Jones Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  SSW Hutchings Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Tuck Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Dedman Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Fords Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  S St. James Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Nance Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Hammond Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Hereford Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Jones Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Strong - Douglas Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Thompson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE McCaleb Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Pruit - McCaa Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Roper Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE James Moore Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Neeley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Milam Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Cole Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Sulser Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Gatlin Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Delap - Clemant Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  W German Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Carter Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Abernathy Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
  SSW Garner Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Conley Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Hammond - Roult Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Nance Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Griffie Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Clark Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Stewart Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Robinson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Conley Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Thomas Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE St. Rebecca Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Plainview Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Townsend Coover Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Cross Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Bearden Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Robinson Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Baggerly Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Gatlin Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Franklin Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW White Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Hopwood Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  SW Hall Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Cummins Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Hammond Cemetery   [Map]     
  S St. John Cemetery   [Map]     
  S White Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Love - Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Seay Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Dement Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Cornelius Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Pope Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Battle Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Townsend Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Welbourn - King Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Edmund Townsend Cemetery   [Map]     
  E McGehee Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE McDavid Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Merrell Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Blair Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Corpier Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Austin Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  SSW Vasser - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Joyner Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Pettus Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Douglass - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Seay Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Conley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Kelly Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW New Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Wade Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Meridianville Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Strawder Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Cavett Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Jeffries Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Cabaniss Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Driskill Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE State Line Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Hancock Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Ewing Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Hancock Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Henderson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Rogers Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Walker Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Cole Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Moyers Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Marys Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Prosperity Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Bledsoe Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Malone Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Lewter Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Hasting Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  SSW Nick Davis Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Fowlkes Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Morgan - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Moore Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Otey Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Bayless Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Bentley Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Sandidge Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Echols Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Townsend Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Davis Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Towry Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Kirkland Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Bates Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Pitts Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Anderson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Thornton Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Maddox Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Boswell Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Elliot Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Butler Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Ezell Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Scrouge 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 Browns Corner in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Browns Corner.

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

Madison Crossroads   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) from Browns Corner
 - 1895 population of 30 people
 - Madison Crossroads 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 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Browns Corner
 - Wooley Springs had a post office and no railroad service
Gladstone   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Browns Corner
 - Gladstone had a post office and no railroad service
Caro   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Browns Corner
 - Caro had a post office and no railroad service
Cluttsville   [Map]
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Browns Corner
 - 1895 population of 66 people
 - Cluttsville had a post office and no railroad service
Blanche (TN)   [Map]
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Browns Corner
 - 1895 population of 156 people
 - Blanche had railroad service and no post office
Jeff   [Map]
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) from Browns Corner
 - Jeff had a post office and no railroad service
Cash Point (TN)   [Map]
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Browns Corner
 - 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 (W) from Browns Corner
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Sand Spring had a post office and no railroad service
Fisk   [Map]
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Browns Corner
 - 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 Browns Corner. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Browns Corner 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 southwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals and doctors were in the next county to the west. 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 west 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.

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

Madison     (The home county for Browns Corner)
      Toney   [Map]   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Harvest   [Map]   S   5 miles [8 km]
      Hazel Green   [Map]   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Meridianville   [Map]   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Rideout Village   [Map]   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Moore's Mill   [Map]   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Normal   [Map]   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Country Village   [Map]   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Lincoln   [Map]   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Mercury   [Map]   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Madison   [Map]   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Hillsboro   [Map]   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Garner - Historic   [Map]   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Hollytree   [Map]   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Princeton   [Map]   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Paint Rock   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Beachboro - Historic   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Trenton   [Map]   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Estillfork   [Map]   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Pleasant Groves   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Woodville   [Map]   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Greerton - Historic   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Skyline   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Cumberland Mountain Farm Colony - Historic   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Hytop   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Bethel   [Map]   W   29 miles [46.7 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]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Corum - Historic   [Map]   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Lexington   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Elgin   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Belleview - Historic   [Map]   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Slabtown - Historic   [Map]   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Hillsboro   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Chalybeate Springs   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      North Courtland   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Wheeler Dam Village   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Courtland   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Caro   [Map]   W   5 miles [8 km]
      Ardmore   [Map]   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Estaville - Historic   [Map]   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Capshaw   [Map]   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Elkmont   [Map]   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Country Village   [Map]   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Athens   [Map]   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Tanner   [Map]   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Belle Mina   [Map]   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Clifton - Historic   [Map]   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Harris Station   [Map]   SW   23 miles [37 km]
      Mooresville   [Map]   SW   23 miles [37 km]
      Ferns Quarter - Historic   [Map]   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Grant   [Map]   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Union Grove   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Fort Deposit - Historic   [Map]   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Bluff City - Historic   [Map]   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Decatur   [Map]   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Lacey's Spring   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Moulton Heights   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Priceville   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Valhermoso Springs   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Burningtree Mountain   [Map]   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Russell Village   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Flint City   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Trinity   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Morgan City   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Somerville   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Bedford (TN)
      Whitaker (TN)   [Map]   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Palmetto (TN)   [Map]   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Coffee (TN)
      Southgate Park (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   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Liberty (TN)   [Map]   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Sal City (TN)   [Map]   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Winchester (TN)   [Map]   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Decherd (TN)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Estill Springs (TN)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Giles (TN)
      Ardmore (TN)   [Map]   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Elkton (TN)   [Map]   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Wheelerton (TN)   [Map]   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Aymett Town (TN)   [Map]   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Green Field (TN)   [Map]   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Powell Chapel (TN)   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Pulaski (TN)   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Gordon (TN)   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Minor Hill (TN)   [Map]   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Trigg (TN)   [Map]   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lawrence (TN)
      Fall River (TN)   [Map]   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      New Prospect (TN)   [Map]   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Liberty Grove (TN)   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Lincoln (TN)
      Park City Heights (TN)   [Map]   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Dellrose (TN)   [Map]   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Park City (TN)   [Map]   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Pearl City (TN)   [Map]   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Clarks Ferry (TN)   [Map]   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Corder Crossroads (TN)   [Map]   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Elk Mill Village (TN)   [Map]   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Fayetteville (TN)   [Map]   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Flintville (TN)   [Map]   NE   18 miles [29 km]
      Boonshill (TN)   [Map]   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Belleville (TN)   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Gattistown (TN)   [Map]   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Marshall (TN)
      Delina (TN)   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
      Cornersville (TN)   [Map]   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
      New Town (TN)   [Map]   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Orrs (TN)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Lewisburg (TN)   [Map]   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Oak Hill (TN)   [Map]   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Moore (TN)
      Lynchburg (TN)   [Map]   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]

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

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 - 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 Browns Corner:

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    
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 ...

Find a Community in Alabama

About Madison County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Browns Corner. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9329, Longitude: -86.7136     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Browns Corner 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 Browns Corner, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Browns Corner.