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(Morgan County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Reeves 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.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Reeves Cemetery...

The Reeves 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 Reeves Cemetery

Lat:   34.4479°   (34° 26' 52")

Lon:   -86.8967°   (-86° 53' 48")

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

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


 

  Reeves Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Falkville   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Hartselle   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Reeves Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 47 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Reeves Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Morgan County.

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Brindley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Burning Tree Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Crosby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Crow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Falkville City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Grizzard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Gum Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Hartselle Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Key Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
McCroskey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Meyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Minor Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Negro Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
New Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
New Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Oakview Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Ratliff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Rountree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Shoal Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Slayton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Somerville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Troup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Waugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Wilhite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Wise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reeves Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reeves 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 Reeves Cemetery.

Belle Mina   [Map]Hartselle   [Map]Somerville   [Map]
Bluff City   [Map]Lacon   [Map]South Vinemont   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]Swancott   [Map]
Danville   [Map]Moulton Heights   [Map]Triana   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Oakville   [Map]Trinity   [Map]
Eva   [Map]Orrville   [Map]Valhermoso Springs   [Map]
Falkville   [Map]Priceville   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
Flint City   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]West Point   [Map]
Harris Station   [Map]Slaughter Landing   [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 first visit 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 Reeves Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Morgan 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    
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    
Jefferson 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    
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      
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #139583   (Name of Record: Reeves Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Morgan
Lat: 34.4478724     Lon: -86.8966715   [Map]
Elev: 208         Map Name: Hartselle

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Morgan County: www.co.morgan.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: 34.4479, Longitude: -86.8967     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Reeves Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Reeves 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 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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