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(Dade County, Georgia)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Forester 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 Forester Cemetery...

The Forester 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 Forester Cemetery

Lat:   34.6606°   (34° 39' 38")

Lon:   -85.5119°   (-85° 30' 42")

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

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


 

  Forester Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Fort Payne   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 
LaFayette   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Rising Fawn   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Forester Cemetery
 
Summerville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Trenton   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Forester Cemetery
 
Trion   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Valley Head   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Forester Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Bankhead Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 
Bean Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 
Bible Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Forester Cemetery
 
Cagle Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Company Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Forester Cemetery
 
Easley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Forester Cemetery
 
Ellison Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 
Hanna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Forester Cemetery
 
Hartline Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 
Head Springs Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Jones Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 
Little River Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
McKaig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Forester Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Forester Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Mountain Home Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 
Old Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Pannell Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 
Rape Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Sulphur Springs Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 
Valley Head Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Forester Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Forester Cemetery.

Alpine (AL)   [Map]Henagar (AL)   [Map]Mentone (AL)   [Map]
Berry Springs (AL)   [Map]Higdon (AL)   [Map]Rising Fawn   [Map]
Cloudland   [Map]Ider (AL)   [Map]Stewart Town   [Map]
Cordell (AL)   [Map]Kensington   [Map]Summerville   [Map]
Flat Rock (AL)   [Map]LaFayette   [Map]Sylvania (AL)   [Map]
Fort Payne (AL)   [Map]Linwood   [Map]Trenton   [Map]
Hammondville (AL)   [Map]Menlo   [Map]Trion   [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 like to start 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 Forester 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:

Calhoun County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah 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    
Polk 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    
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    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sequatchie 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 Forester 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 Forester Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #334383   (Name of Record: Forester Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dade
Lat: 34.6606369     Lon: -85.5119077   [Map]
Elev: 594         Map Name: Sulphur Springs

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Georgia

About Dade County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.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: 34.6606, Longitude: -85.5119     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Forester Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Forester 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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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