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The location of Fuller Cemetery









A visit to the Fuller Cemetery ...

The location of the Fuller 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 Fuller Cemetery ...

The Fuller Cemetery is located in Walker County. The county seat for Walker County is located in Jasper.

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

Lat:   33.6679°   (33° 40' 4")

Lon:   -87.1750°   (-87° 10' 29")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Fuller Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Atwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Bolden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Brasfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fuller Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2168058<3>
 
Busby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Goodsprings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Leonard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Maben Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Mt. Cedrum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Old Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Pleasant Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Prescott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Rowe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Salter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Shanghai Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Waiting Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Fuller Cemetery

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 Fuller Cemetery.

Adamsville   [Map]     Oakman   [Map]    
Alden   [Map]     Parrish   [Map]    
Barney   [Map]     Quinton   [Map]    
Black Warrior Town   [Map]     Reeds Ferry   [Map]    
Burnwell   [Map]     Robbins Crossroads   [Map]    
Cordova   [Map]     Sayre   [Map]    
Dora   [Map]     Sipsey   [Map]    
Goodsprings   [Map]     Sumiton   [Map]    
Graysville   [Map]     Sylvan Springs   [Map]    
Maytown   [Map]     Twilley Town   [Map]    
Media   [Map]     West Jefferson   [Map]    
Oakahalla   [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 Fuller Cemetery. The following communities are located in Walker County.

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

Cordova   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Oakman   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fuller Cemetery
 
Sumiton   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fuller 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 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 Fuller Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Walker County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bibb County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Blount County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cullman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fayette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lamar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Limestone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morgan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pickens County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Clair County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Shelby County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tuscaloosa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winston County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #142346   (Name of Record: Fuller Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Walker
Lat: 33.6678855     Lon: -87.175   [Map]
Elev: 115         Map Name: Goodsprings

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Walker County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.com/

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 Fuller Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6679, Longitude: -87.1750     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Fuller 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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