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The location of Montgomery Cemetery









A visit to the Montgomery Cemetery ...

The location of the Montgomery 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 Montgomery Cemetery ...

The Montgomery Cemetery is located in Limestone County. The county seat for Limestone County is located in Athens.

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

Lat:   34.9056°   (34° 54' 20")

Lon:   -86.9570°   (-86° 57' 25")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 64 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Montgomery Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery #1   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Bailes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Bottom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Bridgforth Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Concord Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Croney Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22392<3>
 
Cylone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Daly Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Dupree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Elliot Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Ezell Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Fielding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
German Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Grigsby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Harlow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Hasting Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Hatchett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Hightower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Hughey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Legg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Legg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
McCully Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
McKinney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Milhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Myers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Pettusville Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Polar Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Prospect Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Reunion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #25903
 
St. Mark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Scrouge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Slave Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Spence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Sylone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22401
 
Trotter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Whitfield Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Witty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Montgomery Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Montgomery Cemetery.

Ardmore (TN)   [Map]     Elkmont   [Map]    
Ardmore   [Map]     Elkton (TN)   [Map]    
Athens   [Map]     Estaville   [Map]    
Bethel   [Map]     Estep   [Map]    
Cairo   [Map]     Garner   [Map]    
Capshaw   [Map]     Harvest   [Map]    
Caro   [Map]     Lester   [Map]    
Clifton   [Map]     Minor Hill (TN)   [Map]    
Country Village   [Map]     Orrville   [Map]    
Dellrose (TN)   [Map]     Tanner   [Map]    
Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]     Toney   [Map]    
Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]     Wheelerton (TN)   [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 Montgomery Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Limestone County.

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Montgomery Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Montgomery Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start 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 - 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 Montgomery Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Limestone 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

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lauderdale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marshall County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Morgan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Winston County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bedford County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Giles County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lewis County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marshall County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Maury County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Moore County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
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Wayne County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Williamson County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #163683   (Name of Record: Montgomery Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.9056416     Lon: -86.9569509   [Map]
Elev: 241         Map Name: Elkmont

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Limestone County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Montgomery Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9056, Longitude: -86.9570     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Montgomery 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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