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The location of Burnt House Cemetery









A visit to the Burnt House Cemetery ...

The location of the Burnt House 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 Burnt House Cemetery ...

The Burnt House Cemetery is located in Marion County. The county seat for Marion County is located in Hamilton.

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

Lat:   34.2512°   (34° 15' 4")

Lon:   -87.8328°   (-87° 49' 58")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Burnt House Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Brock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Cedar Tree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22039<3>
 
Cleveland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Cochran Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Cox Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Edgar Chapel Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Factory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Federick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Fortner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Grissom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Ireland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
J.R. Swinney Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
John Bull Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Mountain Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
New Hope Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24934
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Old Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Poplar Log Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2394766
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Streetman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Sullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Weatherly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burnt House 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 Burnt House Cemetery.

Bear Creek   [Map]     Littleville   [Map]    
Belgreen   [Map]     Natural Bridge   [Map]    
Boar Tush   [Map]     Pebble   [Map]    
Brilliant   [Map]     Phil Campbell   [Map]    
Burntout   [Map]     Prebble   [Map]    
Churntown   [Map]     Rock City   [Map]    
Delmar   [Map]     Russellville   [Map]    
Glen Mary   [Map]     Slickrock Ford   [Map]    
Hackleburg   [Map]     Spruce Pine   [Map]    
Haleyville   [Map]     Twin   [Map]    
Hamilton   [Map]     Vina   [Map]    
Hodges   [Map]     Weston   [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 Burnt House Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marion County.

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

Guin   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Haleyville   [Map]
 - Located in Winston County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Hamilton   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Phil Campbell   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnt House Cemetery
 
Russellville   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burnt House 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 websites either 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 Burnt House Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cullman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fayette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lamar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lauderdale County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Limestone County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Pickens County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Tuscaloosa County:     Cyndi's
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Winston County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Alcorn County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Itawamba County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Lee County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Lowndes County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Monroe County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Prentiss County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Tishomingo County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #115268   (Name of Record: Burnt House Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 34.2512093     Lon: -87.8328087   [Map]
Elev: 269         Map Name: Hackleburg

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marion County: www.sonet.net/marioncounty/

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 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 Burnt House Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2512, Longitude: -87.8328     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Burnt House 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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