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The location of Buford Cemetery









A visit to the Buford Cemetery ...

The location of the Buford 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 Buford Cemetery ...

The Buford Cemetery is located in Madison County.

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

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

Lat:   34.5915°   (34° 35' 29")

Lon:   -86.4903°   (-86° 29' 25")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 66 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Buford Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allison Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Buford Cemetery

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Buford Cemetery

Beard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marshall County

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

Beason Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Buford Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Big Cove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Buford Cemetery

Black Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marshall County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Buford Cemetery

Bloomfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Buford Cemetery

Brazelton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Buford Cemetery

Burns Cemetery   [Map]

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

Burton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Buford Cemetery

Bush Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #21894<3>

Byrd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Buford Cemetery

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Buford Cemetery

Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chandler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cloud Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Buford Cemetery

Cobb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Buford Cemetery

Collier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Buford Cemetery

Cross Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Buford Cemetery

Davidson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Buford Cemetery

Drake Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Buford Cemetery

Drake Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Buford Cemetery

Drake Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dunkin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Buford Cemetery

Dunlap Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marshall County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Buford Cemetery

Echols Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Buford Cemetery

Farley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Buford Cemetery

Fleming Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Buford Cemetery

Gibson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Buford Cemetery

Glover Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Buford Cemetery

Grayson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Buford Cemetery

Hayden Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marshall County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Buford Cemetery

Hayes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Buford Cemetery

Hines Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Buford Cemetery

Hobbs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hough Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Joiner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keel Cemetery   [Map]

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

King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Buford Cemetery

Lacey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Buford Cemetery

Lacey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Buford Cemetery

Laceys Spring Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Logan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Buford Cemetery

Lyon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mayo Cemetery   [Map]

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

Moon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Buford Cemetery

Moore - Holmes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Buford Cemetery

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Buford Cemetery

Parker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Buford Cemetery

Pickens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Buford Cemetery

Polly Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marshall County

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

Richards Cemetery   [Map]

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

Russell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Buford Cemetery

Short Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marshall County

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stewart Cemetery   [Map]

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

Timmons Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Vann Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Buford Cemetery

Walling Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Buford Cemetery

Winton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Wright Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Buford Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Buford Cemetery.

Big Cove   [Map]     Morgan City   [Map]    
Brownsboro   [Map]     New Hope   [Map]    
Country Village   [Map]     Normal   [Map]    
English Village   [Map]     Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]    
Ferns Quarter   [Map]     Paint Rock   [Map]    
Fort Deposit   [Map]     Rideout Village   [Map]    
Grant   [Map]     Ryland   [Map]    
Greenwycke Village   [Map]     Slaughter Landing   [Map]    
Gurley   [Map]     Triana   [Map]    
Huntsville   [Map]     Union Grove   [Map]    
Lacey's Spring   [Map]     Valhermoso Springs   [Map]    
Lincoln   [Map]     Woodville   [Map]    
Mercury   [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 Buford Cemetery. The following communities are located in Madison County.

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

Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buford 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 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 Buford 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:

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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 Buford 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 Buford Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #115162   (Name of Record: Buford Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.5914799     Lon: -86.4902664   [Map]
Elev: 182         Map Name: New Hope

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Madison County

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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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Buford Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5915, Longitude: -86.4903     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Buford 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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