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(Lauderdale County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Nance Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 seven sections:

The Location of the Nance Cemetery...

The Nance Cemetery is located in Lauderdale County. The county seat for Lauderdale County is located in Florence.

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

Lat:   34.7787°   (34° 46' 43")

Lon:   -87.3059°   (-87° 18' 21")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Nance Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Nance Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Nance Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Nance Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lauderdale County.

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

Courtland   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Leighton   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County
 
Rogersville   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Town Creek   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 69 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Nance Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andrew Garth Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Ashford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Ashford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Bedingfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Belew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Byrd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Childers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Civitan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Davenport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Dean - McNairy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Dement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Dobbins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Early Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Fuqua Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Fuqual Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Greer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Hampton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Harvey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Hooie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Ingram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Legg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Lucy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Lyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Mathews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
McCartney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Newman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Old Romine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Oliver - Bedingfield Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Pippen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Pointer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Romine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Rutherford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Sheffield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Sherrod Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Swoope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Sykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Troupe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Truitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Tweedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County
 
Warmack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Watkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Westmoreland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Yates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nance Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County

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 Nance Cemetery.

Anderson   [Map]Courtland   [Map]Leighton   [Map]
Atlas   [Map]Davidsons Cross Roads   [Map]Lexington   [Map]
Beach Grove   [Map]Dells Vista Shores   [Map]Nitrate City   [Map]
Belleview   [Map]Elgin   [Map]North Courtland   [Map]
Bethel   [Map]Estep   [Map]Rogersville   [Map]
Cairo   [Map]Ford City   [Map]Town Creek   [Map]
Cedar Hill   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Wheeler Dam Village   [Map]
Corum   [Map]Killen   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Nance Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lauderdale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #152581   (Name of Record: Nance Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lauderdale
Lat: 34.778699     Lon: -87.3058534   [Map]
Elev: 172         Map Name: Rogersville

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7787, Longitude: -87.3059     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Nance Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Nance Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in . 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.

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