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Profile for the Mills Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Mills 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 Mills Cemetery...

The Mills Cemetery is located in Walker County. The county seat for Walker County is located in LaFayette.

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

Lat:   34.9631°   (34° 57' 47")

Lon:   -85.3666°   (-85° 21' 59")

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

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


 

  Mills Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mills Cemetery
 
East Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Rossville   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Trenton   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 48 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Mills Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Aetna Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 
Bates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County
 
Beason Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Beck Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Beck Cemetery (FAG ID #9069)
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County
 
Boydston Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Brock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County
 
Chattanooga Confederate Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Chattanooga National Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Chattanooga Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Chickamauga Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Citizens Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Cloud Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Catoosa County
 
Deakins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County
 
District Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Dyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Ellis Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 
Ellis Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Forest Hills Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Forest Hills Cemetery (FAG ID #12061)
 
Fryar Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Garrett Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Haswell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County
 
Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Kelly's Ferry Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 
Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County
 
Lakewood Memory Gardens West (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Lakewood Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Catoosa County
 
Lomenick Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Lookout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Lookout Cemetery (FAG ID #35064)
 
Magill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
McNabb Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 
Mission Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County
 
Newnah Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Catoosa County
 
Old Lookout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Osburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Patrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Catoosa County
 
Paynes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Pleasant Gardens Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Pot Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 
Price Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County
 
Summit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County
 
Tennessee - Georgia Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Mills Cemetery
 
Tittle Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Mills Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mills Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mills Cemetery.

Blue Spring   [Map]Fairview   [Map]Park City   [Map]
Boynton   [Map]Flintstone   [Map]Red Bank (TN)   [Map]
Brainerd Hills (TN)   [Map]Fort Oglethorpe   [Map]Ridgeside (TN)   [Map]
Chattanooga Valley   [Map]Fountain Village (TN)   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Chattanooga (TN)   [Map]Indian Springs   [Map]Rock Spring   [Map]
Chickamauga   [Map]Lake Village (TN)   [Map]Rossville   [Map]
Cole City   [Map]Lakeview   [Map]Tiftonia (TN)   [Map]
Colonial Village (TN)   [Map]Lookout Mountain (TN)   [Map]Trenton   [Map]
Dewberry Town   [Map]Lookout Mountain   [Map]Valley Village (TN)   [Map]
East Ridge (TN)   [Map]Lupton City (TN)   [Map]Wildwood   [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 Mills Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Walker 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    
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    
Dade County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fannin 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    
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    
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 Walker 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 Mills 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 Mills Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #318284   (Name of Record: Mills Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Walker
Lat: 34.9631316     Lon: -85.3666254   [Map]
Elev: 514         Map Name: Fort Oglethorpe

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Walker County: www.co.walker.ga.us/

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: 34.9631, Longitude: -85.3666     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mills Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mills 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' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in . 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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