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The location of Gunter Cemetery









A visit to the Gunter Cemetery ...

The location of the Gunter 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 Gunter Cemetery ...

The Gunter Cemetery is located in Blount County. The county seat for Blount County is located in Oneonta.

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

Lat:   34.1357°   (34° 8' 8")

Lon:   -86.4222°   (-86° 25' 19")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Gunter 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<2> of the Gunter Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alldredge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Berry - Brookshire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Bird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Blue Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Brooksville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #590261<3>
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Bynum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Clear Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Cornelius Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Etowah County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Gunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22318
 
Dickson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Ebell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Ellison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Gibbs Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Graves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Hood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2148188
 
Lamb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Nesmith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
New Clear Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
New Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Nixons Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Painter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Red Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Roswell Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #162329
 
Sheppard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Sivley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Summit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gunter Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Gunter Cemetery.

Altoona   [Map]     Fowler   [Map]    
Bartlett   [Map]     Fridays Crossing   [Map]    
Big Spring   [Map]     Holly Pond   [Map]    
Bird   [Map]     Hoods Crossroads   [Map]    
Blountsville   [Map]     Horton   [Map]    
Bowen   [Map]     Rosa   [Map]    
Brooksville   [Map]     Snead   [Map]    
Clarence   [Map]     Summit   [Map]    
Cleveland   [Map]     Susan Moore   [Map]    
Craig   [Map]     Taits Gap   [Map]    
Douglas   [Map]     Walnut Grove   [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 Gunter Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Blount County.

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

Arab   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Blountsville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gunter Cemetery
 
Oneonta   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gunter 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 offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 Gunter Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Blount County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cherokee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cullman County:     Cyndi's
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DeKalb County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Etowah County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
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Limestone County:     Cyndi's
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Madison County:     Cyndi's
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Saint Clair County:     Cyndi's
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Shelby County:     Cyndi's
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Talladega County:     Cyndi's
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Winston County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #119501   (Name of Record: Gunter Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Blount
Lat: 34.1356517     Lon: -86.4222075   [Map]
Elev: 234         Map Name: Brooksville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Blount County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Blount County: www.co.blount.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 Gunter Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1357, Longitude: -86.4222     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Gunter 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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