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The location of Kolb Cemetery









A visit to the Kolb Cemetery ...

The location of the Kolb 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 Kolb Cemetery ...

The Kolb Cemetery is located in Morgan County.

The county seat for Morgan County is located in Decatur. Decatur lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west northwest of the Kolb Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   34.5320°   (34° 31' 55")

Lon:   -86.7975°   (-86° 47' 50")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 78 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Kolb Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

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

Arnett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

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

Ashford - Tate Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Limestone County

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #21334<4>

Ballinger Cemetery   [Map]

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

Barclay - Teney Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

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

Batts - Ward Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bishop Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blackwell - Collier Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Limestone County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #21662

Breeding Cemetery   [Map]

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

Breeding Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brindley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Burning Tree Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Center Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Center Star Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Limestone County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22054

Chunns Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Collier Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Collier Cemetery   [Map]

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

Collins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Crow Cemetery   [Map]

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

Draper Cemetery   [Map]

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

Draper Cemetery   [Map]

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

Draper Cemetery   [Map]

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

Edmonson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gowan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Grantland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Groves Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

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

Gum Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holding Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

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

Houston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hunley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Limestone County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Kolb Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #23600

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

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

Kyle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Leemon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lyle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Kolb Cemetery

Lynch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Nelson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Kolb Cemetery

New Center Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Kolb Cemetery

New Center Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Kolb Cemetery

New Haven Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

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

New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Limestone County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2401372

New Triana Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Peebles Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Limestone County

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

Penland - Cooper Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Powhatan - Toney Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Price Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Kolb Cemetery

Ragland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Ratliff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Kolb Cemetery

Redoak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reeves Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Kolb Cemetery

Rountree Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Kolb Cemetery

Rowe Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

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

Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shoal Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Kolb Cemetery

Simpson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Simpson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Slayton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Somerville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Kolb Cemetery

Thach Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Limestone County

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

Thatch Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Limestone County

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2483946

Triana Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Kolb Cemetery

Valermosos Cemetery   [Map]

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

Valhermoso Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Waugh Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

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

Winton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Woodsides Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Limestone County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Kolb Cemetery

Wright Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Kolb Cemetery

Zeitler Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Limestone County

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

Belle Mina   [Map]     Madison   [Map]    
Bluff City   [Map]     Mooresville   [Map]    
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]     Morgan City   [Map]    
Decatur   [Map]     Moulton Heights   [Map]    
English Village   [Map]     Orrville   [Map]    
Eva   [Map]     Priceville   [Map]    
Falkville   [Map]     Russell Village   [Map]    
Flint City   [Map]     Slaughter Landing   [Map]    
Garner   [Map]     Somerville   [Map]    
Harris Station   [Map]     Swancott   [Map]    
Hartselle   [Map]     Triana   [Map]    
Lacey's Spring   [Map]     Valhermoso Springs   [Map]    
Lacon   [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 Kolb 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 Kolb Cemetery.

Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kolb Cemetery
 
Falkville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kolb Cemetery
 
Hartselle   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kolb Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Kolb 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 helpful 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 Kolb Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #121282   (Name of Record: Kolb Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Morgan
Lat: 34.5320371     Lon: -86.7975008   [Map]
Elev: 175         Map Name: Mason Ridge

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Morgan County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Morgan County: www.co.morgan.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 Kolb Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5320, Longitude: -86.7975     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Kolb 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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