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(Morgan County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Gunn 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 Gunn Cemetery...

The Gunn Cemetery is located in Morgan County. The county seat for Morgan County is located in Decatur.

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

Lat:   34.5918°   (34° 35' 30")

Lon:   -87.0708°   (-87° 4' 14")

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

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


 

  Gunn Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Courtland   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Hartselle   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Moulton   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 62 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Gunn Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Binford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Blackwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Bridgeforth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Burt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Clardy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Crow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Dancy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Decatur Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Elliott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Elliott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Fennell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Flower Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Fuller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Grayson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Grizzard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Hatchett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Jobe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Lile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Lile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Macklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
McBride Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Minor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Morris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Mosley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Napps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Neville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Oakview Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Peck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Penny Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Rainwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Raper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Rather Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Roselawn Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Stockton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Stroup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Sykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Thrasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Trotter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Vaughan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Wimbley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunn Cemetery
 
Wise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gunn Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Gunn Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]Dells Vista Shores   [Map]North Courtland   [Map]
Belle Mina   [Map]Flint City   [Map]Oakville   [Map]
Bluff City   [Map]Garner   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Chalybeate Springs   [Map]Hartselle   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
Courtland   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Danville   [Map]Moulton Heights   [Map]Trinity   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Moulton   [Map]Wren   [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 begin with 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 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 Gunn Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Morgan 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    
Cullman 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    
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      
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    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #139797   (Name of Record: Gunn Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Morgan
Lat: 34.5917591     Lon: -87.0708453   [Map]
Elev: 186         Map Name: Trinity

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Morgan County: www.co.morgan.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: 34.5918, Longitude: -87.0708     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Gunn Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Gunn 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 'straight-line' distance starting from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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