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(Cullman County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Friendship Cemetery 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.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Friendship Cemetery...

The Friendship Cemetery is located in Cullman County. The county seat for Cullman County is located in Cullman.

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

Lat:   34.2904°   (34° 17' 25")

Lon:   -86.9472°   (-86° 56' 49")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Friendship Cemetery 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 Friendship Cemetery.

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


 

  Friendship Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Friendship Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Cullman County.

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

Cullman   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Falkville   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Hartselle   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 39 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Friendship Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baldwin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Baldwin Heights Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Bell Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Bethlehem West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Central Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Crosby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Crosses Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Day - Speegle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Day - Speegle Cemetery (FAG ID #26387)
 
East Battleground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Falkville City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Flint Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Herrin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Higdon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Holmes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
McCroskey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Missionary Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Powells Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Vinemont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Friendship Cemetery
 
Wilhite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Friendship Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Friendship Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]Fairview   [Map]Oakville   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Falkville   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Crane Hill   [Map]Flint City   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Cullman   [Map]Good Hope   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
Danville   [Map]Hanceville   [Map]South Vinemont   [Map]
Dodge City   [Map]Hartselle   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
East Point   [Map]Lacon   [Map]West Point   [Map]
Eva   [Map]Logan   [Map]White City   [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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Friendship Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Cullman County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence 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      
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
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    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1730306   (Name of Record: Friendship Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cullman
Lat: 34.2903759     Lon: -86.9472282   [Map]
Elev: 318         Map Name: Falkville

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.al.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: 34.2904, Longitude: -86.9472     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Friendship Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Friendship Cemetery 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 'point-to-point' distance starting in . 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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<4>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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