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The location of Ebenezer Cemetery









A visit to the Ebenezer Cemetery ...

The location of the Ebenezer 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 Ebenezer Cemetery ...

The Ebenezer Cemetery is located in Morgan County. The county seat for Morgan County is located in Decatur.

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

Lat:   34.3334°   (34° 20' 0")

Lon:   -86.8542°   (-86° 51' 15")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 48 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Ebenezer Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bell Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Brindley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Childers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Crosby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Daniels Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
East Battleground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Eva Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Falkville City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Flint Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Gum Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Hamby Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Higdon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Holmes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Lawrence Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
McCroskey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Negro Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2172178<3>
 
Turney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Vinemont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Waugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Wilhite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

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 Ebenezer Cemetery.

Baileyton   [Map]     Hulaco   [Map]    
Bluff City   [Map]     Joppa   [Map]    
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]     Lacon   [Map]    
Cullman   [Map]     Logan   [Map]    
Danville   [Map]     Pine Lake Village   [Map]    
East Point   [Map]     Priceville   [Map]    
Eva   [Map]     Russell Village   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Somerville   [Map]    
Falkville   [Map]     South Vinemont   [Map]    
Flint City   [Map]     Valhermoso Springs   [Map]    
Good Hope   [Map]     Vinemont   [Map]    
Hartselle   [Map]     West Point   [Map]    
Hog Jaw   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Holly Pond   [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 Ebenezer Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Morgan County.

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

Cullman   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Falkville   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Hartselle   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start 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 - 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 Ebenezer Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Morgan County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Colbert County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cullman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
DeKalb County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Etowah County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lauderdale County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
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Limestone County:     Cyndi's
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Madison County:     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Saint Clair County:     Cyndi's
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Shelby County:     Cyndi's
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Winston County:     Cyndi's
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Giles County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County (TN):     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 Morgan County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Morgan 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 Ebenezer 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 Ebenezer Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #139757   (Name of Record: Ebenezer Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Morgan
Lat: 34.3334297     Lon: -86.8541694   [Map]
Elev: 252         Map Name: Eva

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Morgan County: www.co.morgan.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 'straight-line' (or 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 Ebenezer Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3334, Longitude: -86.8542     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ebenezer 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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