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The location of Edmonson Cemetery









A visit to the Edmonson Cemetery ...

The location of the Edmonson 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 Edmonson Cemetery ...

The Edmonson Cemetery is located in Morgan County.

The county seat for Morgan County is located in Decatur. Decatur lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west northwest of the Edmonson Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Edmonson Cemetery

Lat:   34.4679°   (34° 28' 4")

Lon:   -86.6936°   (-86° 41' 36")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 60 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Edmonson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Ballinger Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Blue Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Breeding Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Breeding Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Brindley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Center Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Chunns Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Collins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Compton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Draper Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Draper Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Draper Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Forman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Grantland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Gum Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Harmony Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Hough Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Houston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Kolb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Kyle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Laceys Spring Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Lamons Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Lawrence Cove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Leemon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Lyle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Meyer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Morrow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marshall County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marshall County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Nelson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Edmonson Cemetery

New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Pine Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Pines Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Prince Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Rescue Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Saints Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Skidmore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Somerville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Tate Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Troup Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Valermosos Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Valhermoso Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Waugh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

West Point Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Winton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Woodward Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edmonson Cemetery

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 Edmonson Cemetery.

Arab   [Map]     Lacey's Spring   [Map]    
Baileyton   [Map]     Lacon   [Map]    
Bluff City   [Map]     Mooresville   [Map]    
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]     Morgan City   [Map]    
English Village   [Map]     Pine Lake Village   [Map]    
Eva   [Map]     Priceville   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Slaughter Landing   [Map]    
Falkville   [Map]     Somerville   [Map]    
Friendship   [Map]     Swancott   [Map]    
Hartselle   [Map]     Triana   [Map]    
Hog Jaw   [Map]     Union Grove   [Map]    
Hulaco   [Map]     Valhermoso Springs   [Map]    
Joppa   [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 Edmonson 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 Edmonson Cemetery.

Arab   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Edmonson Cemetery
 
Falkville   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Edmonson Cemetery
 
Hartselle   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Edmonson Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 Edmonson 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    

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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 Edmonson 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 Edmonson Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #117870   (Name of Record: Edmonson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Morgan
Lat: 34.4678708     Lon: -86.6936076   [Map]
Elev: 182         Map Name: Center Grove

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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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Edmonson Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4679, Longitude: -86.6936     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Edmonson Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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