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The location of Nance Cemetery









A visit to the Nance Cemetery ...

The location of the Nance 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 Nance Cemetery ...

The Nance Cemetery is located in Madison County.

The county seat for Madison County is located in Huntsville. Huntsville lies just to the south southeast of the Nance Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   34.8406°   (34° 50' 26")

Lon:   -86.6603°   (-86° 39' 37")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 104 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Nance Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Madison County.

Battle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Battle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Nance Cemetery

Bayless Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Nance Cemetery

Bayless Cemetery   [Map]

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

Beaverdam Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Nance Cemetery

Bentley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Binford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Booker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brandon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Briar Fork Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Nance Cemetery

Browning Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carroll Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Nance Cemetery

Cavett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Nance Cemetery

Cole - Holloway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Nance Cemetery

Conley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Conley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Conley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cornelius Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davie Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dedman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dement Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the Nance Cemetery

Douglass - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]

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

East Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22655<3>

Ellis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fearn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Nance Cemetery

Fords Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fowlkes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Freeman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Nance Cemetery

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gladstone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Nance Cemetery

Griffie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Nance Cemetery

Hammond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Nance Cemetery

Hammond Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hammond - Roult Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Nance Cemetery

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Nance Cemetery

Hereford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Huntsville Memory Gardens   [Map]

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

Hutchings Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Nance Cemetery

Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Nance Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Nance Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Nance Cemetery

Joyner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jude Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kelly Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Nance Cemetery

Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Nance Cemetery

King Cemetery   [Map]

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

Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Nance Cemetery

Love - Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Maddera Cemetery   [Map]

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

Madison Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Nance Cemetery

Matlock Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Nance Cemetery

McCaleb Cemetery   [Map]

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

Meridianville Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Nance Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Nance Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

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

Morgan - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Murphy Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Newby Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Nance Cemetery

Normal Cemetery   [Map]

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

Northside Cemetery   [Map]

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

Otey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pettus Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Plainview Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pope Cemetery   [Map]

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

Powers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pulley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Nance Cemetery

Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. James Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. John Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Rebecca Cemetery   [Map]

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

Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Nance Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #26126

Seay Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Nance Cemetery

Seay Cemetery   [Map]

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

Seay Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Nance Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Nance Cemetery

Stewart Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Nance Cemetery

Strawder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Strong Cemetery   [Map]

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

Strong Cemetery   [Map]

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

Strong - Douglas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Nance Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Nance Cemetery

Taylor Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Nance Cemetery

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Townsend Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tuck Cemetery   [Map]

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

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Nance Cemetery

Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Nance Cemetery

Vasser - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wade Cemetery   [Map]

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

White Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Nance Cemetery.

Brownsboro   [Map]     Madison   [Map]    
Capshaw   [Map]     Mercury   [Map]    
Caro   [Map]     Meridianville   [Map]    
Country Village   [Map]     Moore's Mill   [Map]    
Greenwycke Village   [Map]     Normal   [Map]    
Harvest   [Map]     Rideout Village   [Map]    
Hazel Green   [Map]     Ryland   [Map]    
Huntsville   [Map]     Toney   [Map]    
Lincoln   [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 Nance Cemetery. The following communities are located in Madison County.

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

Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nance Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nance Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Madison County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Madison 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 #149988   (Name of Record: Nance Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.8406447     Lon: -86.6602738   [Map]
Elev: 266         Map Name: Jeff

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.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 Nance Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8406, Longitude: -86.6603     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Nance 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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