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The location of Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery









A visit to the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2172178)

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 Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery ...

The Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery is located in Morgan County. The county seat for Morgan County is located in Decatur.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery

Lat:   34.3126°   (34° 18' 45")

Lon:   -86.9284°   (-86° 55' 42")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bell Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Bethlehem West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Crosby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Crosses Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Day - Speegle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #26387
 
East Battleground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Falkville City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Flint Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Herrin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Higdon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Holmes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
McCroskey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Missionary Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Negro Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Vinemont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Wilhite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]     Hartselle   [Map]    
Baileyton   [Map]     Hulaco   [Map]    
Bluff City   [Map]     Lacon   [Map]    
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]     Logan   [Map]    
Crane Hill   [Map]     Oakville   [Map]    
Cullman   [Map]     Priceville   [Map]    
Danville   [Map]     Russell Village   [Map]    
Dodge City   [Map]     Somerville   [Map]    
East Point   [Map]     South Vinemont   [Map]    
Eva   [Map]     Valhermoso Springs   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Vinemont   [Map]    
Falkville   [Map]     West Point   [Map]    
Flint City   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Good Hope   [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 Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Morgan County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery.

Cullman   [Map]
 - Located in Cullman County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Falkville   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery
 
Hartselle   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Powell's Chapel 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 websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although 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 Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Morgan County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Colbert County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cullman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
DeKalb County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Etowah County:     Cyndi's
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Fayette County:     Cyndi's
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Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lauderdale County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
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Limestone County:     Cyndi's
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Madison County:     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Saint Clair County:     Cyndi's
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Shelby County:     Cyndi's
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Winston County:     Cyndi's
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Giles County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Morgan County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2172178)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Morgan 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 Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1730204   (Name of Record: Powells Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Morgan
Lat: 34.3125975     Lon: -86.9283387   [Map]
Elev: 279         Map Name: Falkville

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2172178

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Morgan County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Morgan County: www.co.morgan.al.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<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 Powell's Chapel Church Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3126, Longitude: -86.9284     [Map].

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