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(Morgan County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Stockton 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 Stockton Cemetery...

The Stockton 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 Stockton Cemetery

Lat:   34.5631°   (34° 33' 47")

Lon:   -87.0733°   (-87° 4' 23")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Stockton Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Courtland   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Falkville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Hartselle   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Moulton   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stockton Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 58 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Stockton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Bell - Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2245194<4>
 
Blackwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Burleson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Burt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Clardy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Crow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Dancy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Decatur Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Elliott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Elliott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Fennell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Fuller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Grayson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Grizzard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Gunn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Jobe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Johnson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Keys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Lile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Lile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Minor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Minor Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Morris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Mosley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Napps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Neville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Oakview Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Peck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Penny Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Raper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Rather Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Roselawn Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Sivley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Stover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Stroup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Stroup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Sykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Thrasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Trotter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Wimbley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Stockton Cemetery
 
Wise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stockton Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Stockton Cemetery.

Belle Mina   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Oakville   [Map]
Burningtree Mountain   [Map]Hartselle   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Chalybeate Springs   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Priceville   [Map]
Danville   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Moulton Heights   [Map]Tanner   [Map]
Falkville   [Map]Moulton   [Map]Trinity   [Map]
Flint City   [Map]North Courtland   [Map]Wren   [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 turn to 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 - 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 Stockton 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    
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    
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      
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    
Wayne 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 Stockton 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 Stockton Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #127417   (Name of Record: Stockton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Morgan
Lat: 34.5631486     Lon: -87.0733455   [Map]
Elev: 194         Map Name: Trinity

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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: 34.5631, Longitude: -87.0733     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Stockton Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Stockton 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 from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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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