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A visit to the Bethlehem Cemetery ...

The location of the Bethlehem 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 Bethlehem Cemetery ...

The Bethlehem Cemetery is located in Morgan County.

The county seat for Morgan County is located in Decatur. Decatur lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the north northwest of the Bethlehem Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   34.4476°   (34° 26' 51")

Lon:   -86.8764°   (-86° 52' 35")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Bethlehem Cemetery.

Belle Mina   [Map]     Oakville   [Map]    
Bluff City   [Map]     Orrville   [Map]    
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]     Priceville   [Map]    
Danville   [Map]     Russell Village   [Map]    
Decatur   [Map]     Slaughter Landing   [Map]    
Eva   [Map]     Somerville   [Map]    
Falkville   [Map]     South Vinemont   [Map]    
Flint City   [Map]     Swancott   [Map]    
Harris Station   [Map]     Triana   [Map]    
Hartselle   [Map]     Trinity   [Map]    
Lacey's Spring   [Map]     Valhermoso Springs   [Map]    
Lacon   [Map]     Vinemont   [Map]    
Mooresville   [Map]     West Point   [Map]    
Moulton Heights   [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 Bethlehem Cemetery. The following communities are located in Morgan County.

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

Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery
 
Falkville   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery
 
Hartselle   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

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 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 - 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 Bethlehem Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Morgan County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:     Cyndi's
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Colbert County:     Cyndi's
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Cullman County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Morgan County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Morgan 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 50 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bethlehem Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Morgan County.

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Bishop Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Brindley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Burning Tree Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Childers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Collier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Cook Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Crosby Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Crow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Falkville City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Gum Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Hartselle Memory Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Houston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Key Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Key Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Kolb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Leemon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

McCroskey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Meyer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Minor Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Negro Mountain Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Nelson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

New Center Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

New Center Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Price Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Ratliff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Reeves Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west (W) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Rountree Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Shoal Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Slayton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Somerville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Troup Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Turney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Waugh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Wright Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Bethlehem 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 Bethlehem Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #139705   (Name of Record: Bethlehem Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Morgan
Lat: 34.4475945     Lon: -86.8763929   [Map]
Elev: 208         Map Name: Hartselle

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Morgan County: www.co.morgan.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.
<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 Bethlehem Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4476, Longitude: -86.8764     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bethlehem Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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