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Profile for the Bates Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Bates 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 upon 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 Bates Cemetery...

The Bates Cemetery is located in Dade County. The county seat for Dade County is located in Trenton.

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

Lat:   34.8951°   (34° 53' 42")

Lon:   -85.4625°   (-85° 27' 45")

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

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


 

  Bates Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Rising Fawn   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Rossville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Trenton   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bates Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Bates Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Brown Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Chattanooga Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Daniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Deakins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Garrett Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Haswell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Lk. Hills Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Lookout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Lookout Cemetery (FAG ID #35064)
 
Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Newman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Old Lookout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Paynes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Porter Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 
Price Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Reeves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Singleterry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Smith Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bates Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Summit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Trenton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Whit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bates 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 Bates Cemetery.

Blue Spring   [Map]Higdon (AL)   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Bryant (AL)   [Map]Kensington   [Map]Rock Spring   [Map]
Chattanooga Valley   [Map]Lake Village (TN)   [Map]Rossville   [Map]
Chickamauga   [Map]Lakeview   [Map]Stewart Town   [Map]
Cole City   [Map]Lookout Mountain (TN)   [Map]Tiftonia (TN)   [Map]
Dewberry Town   [Map]Lookout Mountain   [Map]Trenton   [Map]
Fairview   [Map]New Hope (TN)   [Map]Valley Village (TN)   [Map]
Flintstone   [Map]Park City   [Map]Wildwood   [Map]
Fort Oglethorpe   [Map]Rising Fawn   [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 - 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 Bates Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Dade County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marshall County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bartow County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Catoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gordon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Murray County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whitfield County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bledsoe County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bradley County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hamilton County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McMinn County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rhea County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sequatchie County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

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

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 Georgia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Bates 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 Bates Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #310855   (Name of Record: Bates Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dade
Lat: 34.8950773     Lon: -85.4624617   [Map]
Elev: 231         Map Name: Hooker

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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: 34.8951, Longitude: -85.4625     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bates Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Bates 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 things 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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