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Our GPS coordinates for the Saint Mark 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 St. Mark Cemetery...

The St. Mark 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 St. Mark Cemetery

Lat:   34.9370°   (34° 56' 13")

Lon:   -86.9989°   (-86° 59' 56")

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

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


 

  St. Mark Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the St. Mark Cemetery. The following communities are located in Limestone County.

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Mark Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 72 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Mark Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Bailes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Bridgforth Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Brown Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Brown Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Browning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Case Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Craig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Croney Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Cunningham Cemetery (FAG ID #22392)
 
Cylone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Daly Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Dupree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Elder Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Elliot Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Ezell Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Fielding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Gaston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
German Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Grigsby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Harlow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Hasting Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Hightower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Hughey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Kedron Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Kelly Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Legg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Legg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
McCully Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Myers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Neely Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Nelson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
New Garden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Pettusville Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Phoenix Chapel Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Polar Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Prospect Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Reunion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Scrouge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Shoal Bluff Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Simpson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Slave Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Spence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Stella Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Sylone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Sylone Cemetery (FAG ID #22401)
 
Tedd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 
Trotter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Trotter Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
White Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Whitfield Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Mark Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County (TN)
 
Witty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Mark Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Mark Cemetery.

Anderson   [Map]Country Village   [Map]Green Field (TN)   [Map]
Ardmore (TN)   [Map]Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]Harvest   [Map]
Ardmore   [Map]Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]Lester   [Map]
Athens   [Map]Elkmont   [Map]Minor Hill (TN)   [Map]
Bethel   [Map]Elkton (TN)   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Cairo   [Map]Estaville   [Map]Toney   [Map]
Caro   [Map]Estep   [Map]Wheelerton (TN)   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Garner   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 St. Mark 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:

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      
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    
Bedford County (TN):       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    
Lewis 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    
Williamson 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 St. Mark 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 St. Mark Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #126153   (Name of Record: Saint Mark Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.9370294     Lon: -86.9988968   [Map]
Elev: 248         Map Name: Elkmont

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of 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: 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: 34.9370, Longitude: -86.9989     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Mark Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for St. Mark 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 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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<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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