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The location of Edmund Townsend Cemetery









A visit to the Edmund Townsend Cemetery ...

The location of the Edmund Townsend 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 Edmund Townsend Cemetery ...

The Edmund Townsend Cemetery is located in Madison County.

The county seat for Madison County is located in Huntsville. Huntsville lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the South of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Lat:   34.9452°   (34° 56' 42")

Lon:   -86.5614°   (-86° 33' 41")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 73 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Battle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Battle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Bayless Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Beavers Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Bentley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Beverly Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Bevill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Bloucher Ford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Briar Fork Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Britton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Cabaniss Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Cavett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Chandler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Charity Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Cole - Holloway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Concord Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Conley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Davie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Davis Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Davis Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Driskill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Echols Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Ellis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Flint River Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Gladstone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Hancock Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Hancock Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Hazle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Henderson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Hymen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

James Moore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Jeffries Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Lincoln Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14736<3>

Macedonia Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Manning Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Matlock Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

McCaleb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

McCrary Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

McDaniel Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

McDavid Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Meridianville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Murphy Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

New Sharon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24973

Patterson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Petty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Plainview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Pruit - McCaa Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Pryor Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Rogers Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

St. Rebecca Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Sandidge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Simms Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

State Line Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Stewart Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Strawder Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Strong - Douglas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Townsend Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Townsend Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Townsend Coover Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Towry Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Travis Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Walker Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Welbourn - King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Edmund Townsend 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 Edmund Townsend Cemetery.

Ardmore   [Map]     Lincoln   [Map]    
Brownsboro   [Map]     Mercury   [Map]    
Caro   [Map]     Meridianville   [Map]    
Corder Crossroads (TN)   [Map]     Moore's Mill   [Map]    
Country Village   [Map]     New Market   [Map]    
Elk Mill Village (TN)   [Map]     Normal   [Map]    
Fayetteville (TN)   [Map]     Park City Heights (TN)   [Map]    
Flintville (TN)   [Map]     Park City (TN)   [Map]    
Greenwycke Village   [Map]     Pearl City (TN)   [Map]    
Harvest   [Map]     Rideout Village   [Map]    
Hazel Green   [Map]     Ryland   [Map]    
Hillsboro   [Map]     Toney   [Map]    
Huntsville   [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 Edmund Townsend Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Madison County.

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

Fayetteville   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County (TN)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery
 
Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Edmund Townsend Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 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 Edmund Townsend Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2095499   (Name of Record: Edmund Townsend Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.94524     Lon: -86.56136   [Map]
Elev: 235         Map Name: Fisk

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.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 Edmund Townsend Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9452, Longitude: -86.5614     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Edmund Townsend 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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