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The location of Eldridge Cemetery









A visit to the Eldridge Cemetery ...

The location of the Eldridge Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Eldridge Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<2> website: The Eldridge Cemetery (FAG ID #22655)

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 Eldridge Cemetery ...

The Eldridge Cemetery is located in Madison County.

The county seat for Madison County is located in Huntsville. Huntsville lies just to the south of the Eldridge Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   34.8320°   (34° 49' 55")

Lon:   -86.6197°   (-86° 37' 10")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 101 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Eldridge Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Madison County.

Battle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Battle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Battle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Bayless Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Beaverdam Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Bentley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Binford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Brandon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Briar Fork Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Cavett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cole - Holloway Cemetery   [Map]

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

Conley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Conley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Conley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Davie Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dement Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Donaldson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Douglass - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]

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

East Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Echols Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Ellis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Fearn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Flint River Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Fords Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fowlkes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gladstone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Griffie Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hammond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Hammond - Roult Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hereford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Hewlett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Hunt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hymen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Jude Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Kelly Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Love - Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Maddera Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Matlock Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCaleb Cemetery   [Map]

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

Meridianville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

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

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Morgan - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Murphy Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Nance Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Nance Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Nickle - Martin - Rathbone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Normal Cemetery   [Map]

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

Northside Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Otey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Penny Cemetery   [Map]

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

Plainview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Pope Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Powell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. James Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. John Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Rebecca Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Sandidge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #26126

Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Seay Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Seay Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Seay Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Stewart Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Strawder Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Strong Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Strong Cemetery   [Map]

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

Strong - Douglas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Taylor Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tiller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Townsend Cemetery   [Map]

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

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Valhalla Memory Gardens   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #26854

Welbourn - King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

White Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Eldridge Cemetery.

Big Cove   [Map]     Lincoln   [Map]    
Brownsboro   [Map]     Madison   [Map]    
Capshaw   [Map]     Mercury   [Map]    
Caro   [Map]     Meridianville   [Map]    
Country Village   [Map]     Moore's Mill   [Map]    
Greenwycke Village   [Map]     New Market   [Map]    
Harvest   [Map]     Normal   [Map]    
Hazel Green   [Map]     Rideout Village   [Map]    
Hillsboro   [Map]     Ryland   [Map]    
Huntsville   [Map]     Toney   [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 Eldridge Cemetery. The following communities are located in Madison County.

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

Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Eldridge Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Eldridge 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 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 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 Eldridge 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:

Blount County:     Cyndi's
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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:   The Eldridge Cemetery (FAG ID #22655)
 
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 Eldridge Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Eldridge Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Eldridge Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Eldridge Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #146865   (Name of Record: Eldridge Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.8320338     Lon: -86.6197167   [Map]
Elev: 265         Map Name: Meridianville

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #22655

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Madison County

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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>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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<3>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 Eldridge Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8320, Longitude: -86.6197     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Eldridge Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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