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(Franklin County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Blue Lick Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Blue Lick 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 Blue Lick Cemetery...

The Blue Lick Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Russellville.

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

Lat:   34.5341°   (34° 32' 2")

Lon:   -87.9667°   (-87° 58' 0")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Blue Lick Cemetery has been estimated.<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Blue Lick Cemetery.

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


 

  Blue Lick Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Belmont   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Cherokee   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Phil Campbell   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Red Bay   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Russellville   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Sheffield   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Tuscumbia   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 39 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Blue Lick Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bolin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Bolton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Bolton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Burnout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Burntout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Cedar Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Ezzell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Frankfort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Greenhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Greenhill - Ezzell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Halltown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Key Underwood Coondog Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Lower Pleasant Site Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Massey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
McCollough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Mountain Home Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
New Belgreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Old Belgreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Old Frankfort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Old Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Old Nauvoo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Old Newsom Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Osborn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Patterson Strickland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Pleasant Site Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Sally Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Sparks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Sparks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Tompkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Weatherbee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blue Lick Cemetery
 
Welch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blue Lick Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Blue Lick Cemetery.

Belgreen   [Map]Gatesville   [Map]Phil Campbell   [Map]
Belmont (MS)   [Map]Golden (MS)   [Map]Red Bay   [Map]
Burntout   [Map]Good Springs   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Cherokee   [Map]Hackleburg   [Map]Slickrock Ford   [Map]
Dennis (MS)   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Spruce Pine   [Map]
Denton   [Map]Littleville   [Map]Tishomingo (MS)   [Map]
Doubleheads Village   [Map]Paden (MS)   [Map]Tuscumbia   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 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 Blue Lick Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pontotoc County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tippah County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McNairy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #136127   (Name of Record: Blue Lick Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 34.5342618     Lon: -87.9667045   [Map]
Elev: 183         Map Name: Pleasant Grove

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Franklin 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: 34.5341, Longitude: -87.9667     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Blue Lick Cemetery have been estimated.

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

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

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