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The location of Abbott Chapel Cemetery









A visit to the Abbott Chapel Cemetery ...

The location of the Abbott Chapel 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 Chapel Cemetery ...

The Abbott Chapel Cemetery is located in Jackson County.

The county seat for Jackson County is located in Scottsboro. Scottsboro lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the south southwest of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Lat:   34.9592°   (34° 57' 33")

Lon:   -85.8603°   (-85° 51' 37")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery.

Blackankle   [Map]     Hollywood   [Map]    
Bridgeport   [Map]     Hytop   [Map]    
Browns Valley   [Map]     Jasper (TN)   [Map]    
Bryant   [Map]     Kimball (TN)   [Map]    
Cole City (GA)   [Map]     New Hope (TN)   [Map]    
Copenhagen   [Map]     New Town   [Map]    
Cowan (TN)   [Map]     Orme (TN)   [Map]    
Estillfork   [Map]     Richard City (TN)   [Map]    
Fackler   [Map]     Sal City (TN)   [Map]    
Fairfield   [Map]     Sewanee (TN)   [Map]    
Flat Rock   [Map]     Skyline   [Map]    
Greerton   [Map]     South Pittsburg (TN)   [Map]    
Higdon   [Map]     Stevenson   [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 Chapel 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 Chapel Cemetery.

Bridgeport   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery
 
Cowan   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery
 
South Pittsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery
 
Stevenson   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and 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 might help with the Abbott Chapel 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
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Genealogy
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DeKalb County:     Cyndi's
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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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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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Cannon 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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Marshall County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Moore County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Rutherford 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abbott Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Austin - Cameron Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Bonaventure Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Brown - Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Burch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Cargile Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Cargile Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Carr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Cawlfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Champion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Crownover Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Franklin County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Cumberland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Foshee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Gonce Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Franklin County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Gonce Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Franklin County (TN)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Greer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Hackworth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Helton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Hoosier Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Franklin County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Jacoway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Kirkpatrick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Longacre Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Loyd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24106<3>

Lynch Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Franklin County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Matthews Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Matthews Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

McCrary Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

McMahan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Orme Mtn. Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Marion County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #25518

Potts Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Red Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Franklin County (TN)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Richards Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Marion County (TN)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Rocky Spring Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Round Cove Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Franklin County (TN)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Russell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Shipp Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Sikes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Talley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Walker Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Willis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Wimberley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

Wynne Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Marion County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Abbott Chapel Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Abbott Chapel 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 Chapel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #112885   (Name of Record: Abbott Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 34.9592492     Lon: -85.8602542   [Map]
Elev: 501         Map Name: Doran Cove

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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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Abbott Chapel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9592, Longitude: -85.8603     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Abbott Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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