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The location of Lindsey Cemetery









A visit to the Lindsey Cemetery ...

The location of the Lindsey 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 Lindsey Cemetery ...

The Lindsey Cemetery is located in Marion County. The county seat for Marion County is located in Hamilton.

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

Lat:   34.3023°   (34° 18' 8")

Lon:   -87.8650°   (-87° 51' 53")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 33 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Lindsey Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Brock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Burnt House Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Cedar Tree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22039<3>
 
Cleveland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Cochran Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Edgar Chapel Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Fortner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Grissom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
J.R. Swinney Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Lower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
McCurley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24324
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Old Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2394766
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lindsey Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lindsey Cemetery.

Bear Creek   [Map]     Littleville   [Map]    
Belgreen   [Map]     Pebble   [Map]    
Boar Tush   [Map]     Phil Campbell   [Map]    
Burntout   [Map]     Prebble   [Map]    
Churntown   [Map]     Red Bay   [Map]    
Delmar   [Map]     Russellville   [Map]    
Glen Mary   [Map]     Slickrock Ford   [Map]    
Hackleburg   [Map]     Spruce Pine   [Map]    
Haleyville   [Map]     Vina   [Map]    
Hamilton   [Map]     Weston   [Map]    
Hodges   [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 Lindsey Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marion County.

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

Haleyville   [Map]
 - Located in Winston County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Hamilton   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Phil Campbell   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Red Bay   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lindsey Cemetery
 
Russellville   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lindsey Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 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 Lindsey Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cullman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fayette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lamar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lauderdale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Limestone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morgan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Walker County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winston County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Alcorn County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Itawamba County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lee County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lowndes County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Prentiss County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tishomingo County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hardin County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wayne County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #121664   (Name of Record: Lindsey Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 34.3023201     Lon: -87.8650325   [Map]
Elev: 269         Map Name: Hackleburg

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Marion County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marion County: www.sonet.net/marioncounty/

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 Lindsey Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3023, Longitude: -87.8650     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lindsey 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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