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Our GPS coordinates for the Allison Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 seven sections:

The Location of the Allison Cemetery...

The Allison 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 Allison Cemetery

Lat:   34.8848°   (34° 53' 5")

Lon:   -85.9833°   (-85° 58' 59")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Allison Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Allison Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Allison Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Allison 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 Allison Cemetery.

Bridgeport   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Scottsboro   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
South Pittsburg   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Allison Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 
Stevenson   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Allison Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 49 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Allison Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Austell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Barbee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Burch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Cargile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Carr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Champion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Coffey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Crow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Culver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Cumberland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Dolberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Elkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Haddon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Helton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Hytop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Inglis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Jacoway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Knight Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Kyles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Lewallen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Longacre Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Lovelady Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Loyds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
McCrary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Middleton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Middleton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Moody Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Allison Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave<5> entry for the Pleasant Grove Cemetery (FAG ID #25518)
 
Renshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Roach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Rorex Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Round Cove Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Allison Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (TN)
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Shipp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Sikes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Stogspill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Allison Cemetery
 
Walker - Arnold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Allison Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Walker - Arnold Cemetery (FAG ID #2454684)
 
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Allison Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Allison Cemetery.

Beachboro   [Map]Fairfield   [Map]Pisgah   [Map]
Berrys   [Map]Gray   [Map]Pleasant Groves   [Map]
Bridgeport   [Map]Greerton   [Map]Princeton   [Map]
Browns Valley   [Map]Hollytree   [Map]Richard City (TN)   [Map]
Copenhagen   [Map]Hollywood   [Map]Sal City (TN)   [Map]
Cumberland Mountain Farm Colony   [Map]Hytop   [Map]Scottsboro   [Map]
Estillfork   [Map]New Town   [Map]Skyline   [Map]
Fackler   [Map]Orme (TN)   [Map]South Pittsburg (TN)   [Map]

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

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Allison Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Jackson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Catoosa County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       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    
Grundy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hamilton County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion 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    
Rutherford County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sequatchie County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #113034   (Name of Record: Allison Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 34.8848057     Lon: -85.9833136   [Map]
Elev: 196         Map Name: Eureka

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Jackson County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8848, Longitude: -85.9833     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Allison Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Allison Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<5>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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