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The location of Hennigan Cemetery









A visit to the Hennigan Cemetery ...

The location of the Hennigan 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 Hennigan Cemetery ...

The Hennigan Cemetery is located in Colbert County.

The county seat for Colbert County is located in Tuscumbia. Tuscumbia lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the west of the Hennigan Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   34.7615°   (34° 45' 41")

Lon:   -87.4467°   (-87° 26' 48")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 72 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hennigan Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abernathy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

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

Ashford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Barkley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

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

Belew Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

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

Berry Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Brickhouse Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Butler Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Butler Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

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

Butler Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Byrd Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Cal Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Cal Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Childers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

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

Crow Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Davenport Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

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

Dean - McNairy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

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

Dillahunty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Dobbins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

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

Douglass Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Elmwood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Faircloth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Foster Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Fuqua Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Fuqual Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

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

Gargis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gibson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

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

Harden Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Hennigan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

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

Houston Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Houston Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Ingram Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Jordan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Kernachan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

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

Leigh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Lyle Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Madding Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Mathews Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

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

McKiernan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Midway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24734<3>

Old Tanyard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Peck Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

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

Peden Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Perkins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Preuit Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rocky Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

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

Shaw Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Sheffield Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

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

Sherrod Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

String Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

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

Thornton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

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

Thornton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

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

Troupe Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Truitt Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

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

Warren Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Weaver Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

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

Westmoreland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Whitamore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Yates Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lawrence County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Hennigan Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hennigan Cemetery.

Arnot   [Map]     Ford City   [Map]    
Atlas   [Map]     Killen   [Map]    
Bainbridge   [Map]     Leighton   [Map]    
Beach Grove   [Map]     Muscle Shoals   [Map]    
Belleview   [Map]     Nitrate City   [Map]    
Campbell Settlement   [Map]     North Courtland   [Map]    
Cedar Hill   [Map]     Rogersville   [Map]    
Comer   [Map]     Saint Florian   [Map]    
Corum   [Map]     Spring Valley   [Map]    
Courtland   [Map]     Town Creek   [Map]    
Davidsons Cross Roads   [Map]     Wheeler Dam Village   [Map]    
Dells Vista Shores   [Map]     Wilson Dam   [Map]    
Elgin   [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 Hennigan Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Colbert County.

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

Courtland   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hennigan Cemetery
 
Leighton   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hennigan Cemetery
 
Muscle Shoals   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Hennigan Cemetery
 
Rogersville   [Map]
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hennigan Cemetery
 
Town Creek   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hennigan Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 - 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 Hennigan Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Colbert County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cullman County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #119966   (Name of Record: Hennigan Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Colbert
Lat: 34.7614771     Lon: -87.4466908   [Map]
Elev: 166         Map Name: Wheeler Dam

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Colbert County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Colbert County: www.colbertcounty.org/

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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Hennigan Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7615, Longitude: -87.4467     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hennigan 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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