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(Madison County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Penland - Cooper 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.

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The Location of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery...

The Penland - Cooper Cemetery is located in Madison County. The county seat for Madison County is located in Huntsville.

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

Lat:   34.5920°   (34° 35' 31")

Lon:   -86.6650°   (-86° 39' 54")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Penland - Cooper 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 Penland - Cooper Cemetery.

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


 

  Penland - Cooper Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery. The following communities are located in Madison County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Penland - Cooper Cemetery.

Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 67 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Ballinger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Barclay - Teney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Batts - Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Breeding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Breeding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Burton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Chunns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Dickson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Donegan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Draper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Farley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Fennil Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Gowan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Grantland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Groves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Holding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Horton - Joiner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Hough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Inman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Jamar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Joiner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Jordan - Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Lacey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Lacey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Laceys Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Landman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Lanier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Lyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Matkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
McDonnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
New Triana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Powhatan - Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Ragland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Reed Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Richards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Rowe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Timmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Triana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Valermosos Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Valhermoso Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Walling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Winton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Penland - Cooper Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Woodward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Penland - Cooper 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 Penland - Cooper Cemetery.

Belle Mina   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Normal   [Map]
Big Cove   [Map]Lacey's Spring   [Map]Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]
Bluff City   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Madison   [Map]Rideout Village   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Mercury   [Map]Slaughter Landing   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
Garner   [Map]Morgan City   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
Greenwycke Village   [Map]New Hope   [Map]Triana   [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 like to start with 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 Penland - Cooper Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale 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    
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    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence 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    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #157495   (Name of Record: Penland-Cooper Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 34.5920362     Lon: -86.6649954   [Map]
Elev: 180         Map Name: Triana

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The Communities of Alabama

About Madison County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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: 34.5920, Longitude: -86.6650     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Penland - Cooper Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Penland - Cooper 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 'point-to-point' distance that begins 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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