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The location of Abbott Cemetery









A visit to the Abbott Cemetery ...

The location of the Abbott Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Abbott Cemetery ...

The Abbott Cemetery is located in Jackson County. The county seat for Jackson County is located in Scottsboro.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Abbott Cemetery

Lat:   34.9412°   (34° 56' 28")

Lon:   -85.7341°   (-85° 44' 2")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Abbott Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 40 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Abbott Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Jackson County.

Abbott Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Austin - Cameron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Beene Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Bonaventure Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Brown - Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Cargile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Cargile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Cawlfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Cumberland View Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Ford Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Foshee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Grant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Greer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Hackworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Harris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Kirkpatrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
McDaniel - Moore Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
McMahan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Moore Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Orme Mountain Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Potato Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Potts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Richards Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Ridley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Rocky Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Straightway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Swafford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Walker Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Wimberley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Wynne Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abbott Cemetery

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Abbott Cemetery.

Bridgeport   [Map]     Kimball (TN)   [Map]    
Browns Valley   [Map]     New Hope (TN)   [Map]    
Bryant   [Map]     New Town   [Map]    
Cole City (GA)   [Map]     Orme (TN)   [Map]    
Copenhagen   [Map]     Richard City (TN)   [Map]    
Fackler   [Map]     South Pittsburg (TN)   [Map]    
Flat Rock   [Map]     Stevenson   [Map]    
Higdon   [Map]     Stewart Town (GA)   [Map]    
Jasper (TN)   [Map]     Trenton (GA)   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Abbott Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Jackson County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Abbott Cemetery.

Bridgeport   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Rising Fawn   [Map]
 - Located in Dade County (GA)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
South Pittsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Stevenson   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abbott Cemetery
 
Trenton   [Map]
 - Located in Dade County (GA)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Abbott Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites 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 might help with the Abbott Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Jackson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
DeKalb County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison County:     Cyndi's
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Catoosa County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Chattooga County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Dade County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Floyd County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Gordon County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Walker County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Whitfield County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Bedford County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Bledsoe County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Bradley County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Coffee County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Franklin County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Grundy County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Marion County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Meigs County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Moore County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Rhea County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Sequatchie County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Van Buren County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Warren County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Williamson County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Jackson County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Jackson 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Abbott Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Abbott Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #112884   (Name of Record: Abbott Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 34.9411922     Lon: -85.7341386   [Map]
Elev: 221         Map Name: Bridgeport

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Jackson County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Abbott Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9412, Longitude: -85.7341     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Abbott Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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