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(DeKalb County, Alabama)


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Profile for the De Kalb Memorial Gardens ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the De Kalb Memorial Gardens 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.

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The Location of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens...

De Kalb Memorial Gardens is located in DeKalb County. The county seat for DeKalb County is located in Fort Payne.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens

Lat:   34.3145°   (34° 18' 52")

Lon:   -85.9980°   (-85° 59' 52")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the De Kalb Memorial Gardens 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 De Kalb Memorial Gardens.

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


 

  De Kalb Memorial Gardens  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in DeKalb County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the De Kalb Memorial Gardens.

Albertville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Boaz   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Collinsville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Crossville   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Fyffe   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Geraldine   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Guntersville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Rainsville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anthony Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Belchers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Blessing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Bristow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Etowah County
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Collinsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Copeland Bridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Dalrymple Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Downer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Forester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Freedom Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Gilbreath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Harbour Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Kerley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Lowrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Marvin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Mathis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
McKendree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Myrtletree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Marshall County
 
New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
New Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Marshall County
 
Nicholson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Nicholson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Norris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Red Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Warren Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens
 
Wesson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the De Kalb Memorial Gardens.

Albertville   [Map]Dawson   [Map]Mount Vernon   [Map]
Boaz   [Map]Dog Town   [Map]Mountainboro   [Map]
Bootsville   [Map]Floy   [Map]Pine Ridge   [Map]
Chigger Hill   [Map]Fyffe   [Map]Rabbit Town   [Map]
Clyde   [Map]Geraldine   [Map]Rainsville   [Map]
Collinsville   [Map]Grove Oak   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Columbus City Ferry   [Map]Guntersville   [Map]Sand Rock   [Map]
Cotnam   [Map]Lakeview   [Map]Sardis City   [Map]
Crossville   [Map]Leesburg   [Map]Shiloh   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 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 De Kalb Memorial Gardens:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to DeKalb County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson 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      
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of DeKalb County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of DeKalb 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 De Kalb Memorial Gardens ...

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 De Kalb Memorial Gardens.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #150680   (Name of Record: De Kalb Memorial Gardens)

Class: cemetery
County: DeKalb
Lat: 34.3145362     Lon: -85.9980295   [Map]
Elev: 342         Map Name: Crossville

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/

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: 34.3145, Longitude: -85.9980     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the De Kalb Memorial Gardens have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for De Kalb Memorial Gardens 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 that stretches from . 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.

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