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(Limestone County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Proctor 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 Proctor Cemetery...

The Proctor Cemetery is located in Limestone County. The county seat for Limestone County is located in Athens.

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

Lat:   34.7306°   (34° 43' 50")

Lon:   -87.0583°   (-87° 3' 29")

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

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


 

  Proctor Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Courtland   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Rogersville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 64 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Proctor Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Benford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Binford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Bobo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Bridgeforth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Burrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Burt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Clardy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Cramer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Davchport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Elliott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Farrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Flower Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Gordon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Grayson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Hardy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Hatchett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Jobe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Lile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Lile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Limestone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Locklayer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Macklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Mason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
McKinney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Minor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Mosley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Nebo Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Neville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Peck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Pleasant Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Polly Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Poplar Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Poplar Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Pryor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Riddle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Ripley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Roselawn Cemetery (FAG ID #25903)
 
Round Island Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Sunny Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Tanner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Valley View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Weir Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Wimbley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Proctor Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Yarbrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Proctor Cemetery
 
Yarbrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Proctor Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Proctor Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]Decatur   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]
Belle Mina   [Map]Dells Vista Shores   [Map]Moulton Heights   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Elkmont   [Map]North Courtland   [Map]
Cairo   [Map]Estep   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Capshaw   [Map]Flint City   [Map]Rogersville   [Map]
Chalybeate Springs   [Map]Garner   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Courtland   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Trinity   [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 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 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 Proctor Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Limestone County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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    
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    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marion 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    
Maury County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #125294   (Name of Record: Proctor Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.7306452     Lon: -87.0583444   [Map]
Elev: 191         Map Name: Jones Crossroads

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.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: 34.7306, Longitude: -87.0583     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Proctor Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Proctor 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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