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(Franklin County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Wade 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 Wade Cemetery...

The Wade Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Russellville.

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

Lat:   34.3707°   (34° 22' 14")

Lon:   -87.7931°   (-87° 47' 35")

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

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


 

  Wade Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Wade Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Franklin County.

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

Haleyville   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Winston County
 
Hamilton   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Phil Campbell   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Red Bay   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Russellville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wade Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 56 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Wade Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Allen - McRight Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Bear Creek #1 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Brock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Cedar Tree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Cedar Tree Cemetery (FAG ID #22039)
 
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Cleveland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Cochran Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Dooley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Edgar Chapel Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Factory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Fortner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Grissom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Wade Cemetery
 
J.R. Swinney Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
John Bull Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Keelen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Lawler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Lower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Mars Hill Community Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
McCurley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the McCurley Cemetery (FAG ID #24324)
 
McWright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Moorman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Mountain Home Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<5>
 
New Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wade Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Old Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Old Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Old Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Phil Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Pounders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Pounders - Quinn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Quinn Memorial Church of Christ Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Scharnagle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Sibley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Spruce Pine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Steadham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Walden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Welch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wade Cemetery
 
Wingo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Wade Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Wade Cemetery.

Bear Creek   [Map]Hackleburg   [Map]Phil Campbell   [Map]
Belgreen   [Map]Haleyville   [Map]Red Bay   [Map]
Boar Tush   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Burntout   [Map]Hodges   [Map]Slickrock Ford   [Map]
Camp Spring   [Map]Littleville   [Map]Spruce Pine   [Map]
Delmar   [Map]Mehama   [Map]Vina   [Map]
Denton   [Map]Mount Hope   [Map]Weston   [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 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 Wade Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Franklin 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    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar 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    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence 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 Franklin County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Franklin 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 Wade 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 Wade Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #136302   (Name of Record: Wade Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 34.3706521     Lon: -87.7930874   [Map]
Elev: 281         Map Name: Hackleburg

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Alabama

About Franklin County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 34.3707, Longitude: -87.7931     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Wade Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Wade 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 starting from . 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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<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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