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The location of New Newsom Springs Cemetery









A visit to the New Newsom Springs Cemetery ...

The location of the New Newsom Springs 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 New Newsom Springs Cemetery ...

The New Newsom Springs Cemetery is located in Colbert County.

The county seat for Colbert County is located in Tuscumbia. Tuscumbia lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the east northeast of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Lat:   34.6573°   (34° 39' 26")

Lon:   -87.9148°   (-87° 54' 53")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the New Newsom Springs 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 of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Basden Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bolton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

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

Bonds Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Cedar Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Cherokee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Cherokee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Davis Temple Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Limestone County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Frankfort Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Gibbs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Goshen Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Greenhill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

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

Keeton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Key Underwood Coondog Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

McCollough Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Mt. Hester Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mountain Mills Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Bethel Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Pride Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Richard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rutland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rutland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Sherrod Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Watkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #26961<3>

Woodland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lauderdale County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery

Zion MB Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery.

Belgreen   [Map]     Gatesville   [Map]    
Burntout   [Map]     Good Springs   [Map]    
Canaan   [Map]     Green Tree   [Map]    
Caryton   [Map]     Littleville   [Map]    
Cherokee   [Map]     McGee Town   [Map]    
Chickasaw   [Map]     Muscle Shoals   [Map]    
Crows Camp   [Map]     Russellville   [Map]    
Cypress Creek   [Map]     Sheffield   [Map]    
Dennis (MS)   [Map]     Slickrock Ford   [Map]    
Denton   [Map]     Spring Valley   [Map]    
Doubleheads Village   [Map]     Tishomingo (MS)   [Map]    
Florence   [Map]     Tuscumbia   [Map]    
Furnace Hill   [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 New Newsom Springs Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Colbert County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the New Newsom Springs Cemetery.

Cherokee   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery
 
Florence   [Map]
 - Located in Lauderdale County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery
 
Muscle Shoals   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery
 
Russellville   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery
 
Sheffield   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Newsom Springs Cemetery
 
Tuscumbia   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Newsom Springs 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 - 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 New Newsom Springs Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Colbert County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #155176   (Name of Record: New Newsom Springs Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Colbert
Lat: 34.6573142     Lon: -87.9147579   [Map]
Elev: 270         Map Name: Barton

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Colbert County: www.colbertcounty.org/

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' 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 New Newsom Springs Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6573, Longitude: -87.9148     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the New Newsom Springs 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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