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The location of Cox Cemetery









A visit to the Cox Cemetery ...

The location of the Cox 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 Cox Cemetery ...

The Cox 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 Cox Cemetery

Lat:   34.8026°   (34° 48' 9")

Lon:   -87.2864°   (-87° 17' 11")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 59 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Cox Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andrew Garth Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Bedingfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Belew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Civitan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Dean - McNairy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Dement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Early Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Fuqual Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Greer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Hampton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Haraway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Harvey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Higgens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Hooie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Hudson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Ingram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Legg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Little Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Lucy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Lyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
McCartney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Newman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Old Romine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Oliver - Bedingfield Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Pippen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Romine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Rutherford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Temperance Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Troupe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Truitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Tweedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Warmack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Watkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Westmoreland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Yarbrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Yates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cox Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cox Cemetery.

Anderson   [Map]     Estep   [Map]    
Atlas   [Map]     Ford City   [Map]    
Beach Grove   [Map]     Hillsboro   [Map]    
Belleview   [Map]     Killen   [Map]    
Bethel   [Map]     Lester   [Map]    
Cairo   [Map]     Lexington   [Map]    
Cedar Hill   [Map]     North Courtland   [Map]    
Comer   [Map]     Rogersville   [Map]    
Corum   [Map]     Slabtown   [Map]    
Courtland   [Map]     Town Creek   [Map]    
Dells Vista Shores   [Map]     Wheeler Dam Village   [Map]    
Elgin   [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 Cox 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 Cox Cemetery.

Courtland   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Leighton   [Map]
 - Located in Colbert County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Rogersville   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Town Creek   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cox Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 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 Cox Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lauderdale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #116782   (Name of Record: Cox Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lauderdale
Lat: 34.8025874     Lon: -87.2864083   [Map]
Elev: 202         Map Name: Rogersville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Lauderdale County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Cox Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8026, Longitude: -87.2864     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cox Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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