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The location of Pettusville Church Cemetery









A visit to the Pettusville Church Cemetery ...

The location of the Pettusville Church 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 Pettusville Church Cemetery ...

The Pettusville Church Cemetery is located in Limestone County.

The county seat for Limestone County is located in Athens. Athens lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the South of the Pettusville Church Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Lat:   34.9773°   (34° 58' 38")

Lon:   -86.9414°   (-86° 56' 29")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pettusville Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery #1   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Austin Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Lincoln County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Boswell Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Bridgforth Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Brown Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Brown Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Case Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Croney Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Cylone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Daly Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Elder Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Elkton Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Elkton Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Elliot Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Ezell Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

German Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Harlow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Hasting Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Hightower Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Kelly Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Legg Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Lewter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Maddox Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Neely Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Nelson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

New Garden Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Park Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Payne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Phoenix Chapel Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Polar Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Potts Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Prospect Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

St. Mark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Scrouge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Simpson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Spence Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Sylone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22401<3>

Trotter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Trotter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

Whitfield Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Giles County (TN)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pettusville Church Cemetery.

Ardmore (TN)   [Map]     Elkmont   [Map]    
Ardmore   [Map]     Elkton (TN)   [Map]    
Athens   [Map]     Estaville   [Map]    
Aymett Town (TN)   [Map]     Garner   [Map]    
Bethel   [Map]     Green Field (TN)   [Map]    
Cairo   [Map]     Harvest   [Map]    
Capshaw   [Map]     Lester   [Map]    
Caro   [Map]     Minor Hill (TN)   [Map]    
Clifton   [Map]     Pearl City (TN)   [Map]    
Country Village   [Map]     Pulaski (TN)   [Map]    
Dellrose (TN)   [Map]     Tanner   [Map]    
Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]     Toney   [Map]    
Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]     Wheelerton (TN)   [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 Pettusville Church Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Limestone County.

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery
 
Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pettusville Church Cemetery
 
Pulaski   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pettusville Church 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 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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Pettusville Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Limestone 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 Limestone County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Limestone 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 Pettusville Church 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 Pettusville Church Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #163689   (Name of Record: Pettusville Church Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.9773067     Lon: -86.9413947   [Map]
Elev: 272         Map Name: Elkmont

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Limestone County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Pettusville Church Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9773, Longitude: -86.9414     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pettusville Church 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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