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(Limestone County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Yarbrough 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 Yarbrough Cemetery...

The Yarbrough 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 Yarbrough Cemetery

Lat:   34.7793°   (34° 46' 45")

Lon:   -87.0828°   (-87° 4' 58")

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

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


 

  Yarbrough Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Courtland   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 - Located in Morgan County
 
Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Rogersville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 59 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Yarbrough Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Benford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Binford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Burrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Crenshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Davchport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Dement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Elk River Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Flower Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Gordon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Grigsby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Hardy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Hatchett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Hudson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Lentzville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Limestone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Lucy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Mason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
McCully Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
McKinney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Myers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Nebo Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Pleasant Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Poplar Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Poplar Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Proctor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Riddle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Ripley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Roselawn Cemetery (FAG ID #25903)
 
Round Island Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Sandlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Shoemaker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Sunny Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Tanner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Temperance Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Valley View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Weir Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Yarbrough Cemetery
 
Yarbrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Yarbrough Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Yarbrough Cemetery.

Anderson   [Map]Courtland   [Map]Lester   [Map]
Athens   [Map]Decatur   [Map]Mooresville   [Map]
Belle Mina   [Map]Dells Vista Shores   [Map]Moulton Heights   [Map]
Bethel   [Map]Elkmont   [Map]North Courtland   [Map]
Cairo   [Map]Estep   [Map]Orrville   [Map]
Cedar Hill   [Map]Garner   [Map]Rogersville   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Harris Station   [Map]Russell Village   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Tanner   [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 start with 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 Yarbrough 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    
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    

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 Yarbrough 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 Yarbrough Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #129273   (Name of Record: Yarbrough Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.7792551     Lon: -87.0827897   [Map]
Elev: 208         Map Name: Ripley

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About Limestone County

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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: 34.7793, Longitude: -87.0828     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Yarbrough Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Yarbrough 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 begins in . 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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