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The location of Bethel Cemetery









A visit to the Bethel Cemetery ...

The location of the Bethel 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 Bethel Cemetery ...

The Bethel Cemetery is located in Madison County. The county seat for Madison County is located in Huntsville.

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

Lat:   34.6123°   (34° 36' 44")

Lon:   -86.3575°   (-86° 21' 27")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 46 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bethel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Ashburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Beason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Big Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Brazelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Buford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Bullock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Byrd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Chandler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Clay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Click Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Cobb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Drake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Echols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Elkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2394605<4>
 
Fleming Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Hayden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Hayes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Hines Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Humpton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Kennamer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Kirkland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Moon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Neal Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Paint Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Parker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Peters Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #25492
 
Potts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Roberson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Vann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Whittaker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bethel Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bethel Cemetery.

Big Cove   [Map]     Huntsville   [Map]    
Brownsboro   [Map]     Lacey's Spring   [Map]    
Columbus City Ferry   [Map]     Lincoln   [Map]    
Columbus City   [Map]     Mercury   [Map]    
Country Village   [Map]     Morgan City   [Map]    
Dodsonville   [Map]     New Hope   [Map]    
Dry Cove   [Map]     Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]    
English Village   [Map]     Paint Rock   [Map]    
Ferns Quarter   [Map]     Pleasant Groves   [Map]    
Fort Deposit   [Map]     Ryland   [Map]    
Grant   [Map]     Trenton   [Map]    
Greenwycke Village   [Map]     Union Grove   [Map]    
Gurley   [Map]     Woodville   [Map]    
Hollytree   [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 Bethel Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Madison County.

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

Columbus City   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bethel Cemetery
 
Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel 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 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 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 Bethel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:     Cyndi's
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Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Limestone County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Bethel 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 Bethel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #114022   (Name of Record: Bethel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.6123111     Lon: -86.3574859   [Map]
Elev: 193         Map Name: Grant

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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 obstructions 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 Bethel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6123, Longitude: -86.3575     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bethel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. 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 gone without an obvious trace.

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<4>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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