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(Lauderdale County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Butler 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 Butler Cemetery...

The Butler Cemetery is located in Lauderdale County. The county seat for Lauderdale County is located in Florence.

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

Lat:   34.8343°   (34° 50' 3")

Lon:   -87.3825°   (-87° 22' 56")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Butler Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Butler Cemetery.

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


 

  Butler Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Courtland   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Leighton   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Rogersville   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Town Creek   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 78 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Butler Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Barkley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Bluewater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Brickhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Cal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Childers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Civitan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Corum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Crow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Crow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Davenport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Dean - McNairy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Dobbins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Douglass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Faircloth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Fuqua Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Fuqual Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Haraway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Harden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Harvey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Hennigan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Holden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Hooie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Little Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Mathews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
McCartney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Old Romine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Old Tanyard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Oliver - Bedingfield Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Peck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Perry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Pettus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Rice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Romine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Sheffield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Troupe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Truitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Warmack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Watkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Westmoreland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Yates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County

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 Butler Cemetery.

Anderson   [Map]Courtland   [Map]Lexington   [Map]
Arnot   [Map]Davidsons Cross Roads   [Map]Nitrate City   [Map]
Atlas   [Map]Dells Vista Shores   [Map]North Courtland   [Map]
Bainbridge   [Map]Elgin   [Map]Rascal Town (TN)   [Map]
Beach Grove   [Map]Estep   [Map]Rogersville   [Map]
Belew   [Map]Ford City   [Map]Slabtown   [Map]
Belleview   [Map]Green Hill   [Map]Town Creek   [Map]
Cedar Hill   [Map]Killen   [Map]Wheeler Dam Village   [Map]
Corum   [Map]Leighton   [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 begin with 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 Butler Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lauderdale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin 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    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       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    
Lewis County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry 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 Lauderdale County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Lauderdale 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 Butler 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 Butler Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #115311   (Name of Record: Butler Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lauderdale
Lat: 34.8342532     Lon: -87.3825218   [Map]
Elev: 176         Map Name: Wheeler Dam

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Lauderdale 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: 34.8343, Longitude: -87.3825     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Butler Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in . 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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