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The location of Gamble Cemetery









A visit to the Gamble Cemetery ...

The location of the Gamble 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 Gamble Cemetery ...

The Gamble Cemetery is located in Limestone County.

The county seat for Limestone County is located in Athens. Athens lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north northwest of the Gamble Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   34.6384°   (34° 38' 18")

Lon:   -86.8997°   (-86° 53' 58")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 47 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Gamble Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Gamble Cemetery

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ashford - Tate Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #21334<4>

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Gamble Cemetery

Blackwell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Blackwell - Collier Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #21662

Bridgeforth Cemetery   [Map]

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

Center Star Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the Gamble Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22054

Collier Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Crow Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Dancy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Decatur Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

A very large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Gamble Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22485

Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garrett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holding Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

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

Houston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hundley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Gamble Cemetery

Hunley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #23600

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

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

Lucas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Macklin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Gamble Cemetery

Mosley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Gamble Cemetery

New Haven Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

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

New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2401372

Oakland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Palmer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Gamble Cemetery

Parker Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Peebles Cemetery   [Map]

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

Peete Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #25327

Polly Malone Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pryor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Quarter Lot Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Gamble Cemetery

Ragland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #25710

Ratliff Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Gamble Cemetery

Roselawn Memorial Gardens   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Gamble Cemetery

Stewart Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sykes Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Tanner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Gamble Cemetery

Thach Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Gamble Cemetery

Thatch Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2483946

Whitworth Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Gamble Cemetery

Withers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Woodsides Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Gamble Cemetery

Zeitler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Athens   [Map]     Mooresville   [Map]    
Belle Mina   [Map]     Moulton Heights   [Map]    
Bluff City   [Map]     Orrville   [Map]    
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]     Priceville   [Map]    
Capshaw   [Map]     Russell Village   [Map]    
Country Village   [Map]     Slaughter Landing   [Map]    
Decatur   [Map]     Somerville   [Map]    
Flint City   [Map]     Swancott   [Map]    
Garner   [Map]     Tanner   [Map]    
Harris Station   [Map]     Triana   [Map]    
Hartselle   [Map]     Trinity   [Map]    
Madison   [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 Gamble Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Limestone County.

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gamble Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gamble Cemetery
 
Hartselle   [Map]
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Gamble Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gamble Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Gamble Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Limestone 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 Limestone County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Limestone 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 Gamble 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 Gamble Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #118800   (Name of Record: Gamble Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.6384249     Lon: -86.8997271   [Map]
Elev: 174         Map Name: Tanner

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Gamble Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6384, Longitude: -86.8997     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Gamble Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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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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