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(Marion County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Nesmith Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Nesmith 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 Nesmith Cemetery...

The Nesmith 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 Nesmith Cemetery

Lat:   33.9723°   (33° 58' 20")

Lon:   -87.9278°   (-87° 55' 40")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Nesmith 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 Nesmith Cemetery.

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


 

  Nesmith Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Nesmith 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 Nesmith Cemetery.

Guin   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Hamilton   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Sulligent   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Vernon   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nesmith Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Nesmith 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 South Southwest (SSW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Banister Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Beaverton Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Berry Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Cantrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Flurry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Guin City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Harmony Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Henson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Love Joy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Mallory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Marion County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
May & Akers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Mosley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Mt. Willing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Olive Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Pikeville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Scuffle Grit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Seven Oaks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Siloam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Fayette County
 
Sizemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Sizemore Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Stanford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Terrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Winfield City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nesmith Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nesmith Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 14 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Nesmith Cemetery.

Bazemore   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Beaverton   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Sulligent   [Map]
Bluff   [Map]Guin   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Weston   [Map]
Detroit   [Map]Kirkland   [Map]Winfield   [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 visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Nesmith Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Marion 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    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar 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    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chickasaw County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #138025   (Name of Record: Nesmith Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 33.9723259     Lon: -87.9278055   [Map]
Elev: 152         Map Name: Guin

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



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: 33.9723, Longitude: -87.9278     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Nesmith Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Nesmith 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' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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