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(Catoosa County, Georgia)


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Profile for the Stone Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Stone 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 Stone Cemetery...

The Stone Cemetery is located in Catoosa County. The county seat for Catoosa County is located in Ringgold.

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

Lat:   34.9079°   (34° 54' 28")

Lon:   -85.0769°   (-85° 4' 36")

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

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


 

  Stone Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
East Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Ringgold   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Rossville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Stone Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Blackwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave<5> entry for the Blackwell Cemetery (FAG ID #1706353)
 
Boyd Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Boynton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Burning Bush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Callaway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Whitfield County
 
Catoosa Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Crumley Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Dedmon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Dedmon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Dedmon Cemetery (FAG ID #33601)
 
Dietz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Dixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Dogwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Dogwood Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Dogwood Valley Cemetery (FAG ID #33645)
 
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Whitfield County
 
Gilliland Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Gilliland Cemetery (FAG ID #12404)
 
Goode Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Goode Cemetery (FAG ID #12481)
 
Gordy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Gordy Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Morris Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stone Cemetery
 
New Boynton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stone Cemetery
 
New Boynton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stone Cemetery
 
New Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stone Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Whitfield County
 
New Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Old Graysville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Old Post Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Old Ringgold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Plowman Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Pollard Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Rocky Face Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Whitfield County
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Smiths Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stone Cemetery
 
Stony Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Whitfield County
 
Varnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Located in Whitfield County
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Varnell Cemetery (FAG ID #370284)
 
Wood Station Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stone Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Wood Station Cemetery (FAG ID #37839)
 
Yates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stone Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Stone Cemetery.

Blue Spring   [Map]Dewberry Town   [Map]Park City   [Map]
Boynton   [Map]East Brainerd (TN)   [Map]Ringgold   [Map]
Brainerd Hills (TN)   [Map]East Ridge (TN)   [Map]Rock Spring   [Map]
Chickamauga   [Map]Fairview   [Map]Rocky Face   [Map]
Cohutta   [Map]Fort Oglethorpe   [Map]Rossville   [Map]
Collegedale (TN)   [Map]Graysville   [Map]Trickum   [Map]
Crow   [Map]Indian Springs   [Map]Tunnel Hill   [Map]
Crown Mill Village   [Map]Lakeview   [Map]Union Point   [Map]
Dalton   [Map]Ooltewah (TN)   [Map]Varnell   [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 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 Stone Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Catoosa 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    
Chattooga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee 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    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup 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    
Cherokee County (NC):       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    
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    
Monroe 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Georgia,     of Catoosa 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 Stone 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 Stone Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #353337   (Name of Record: Stone Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Catoosa
Lat: 34.9078547     Lon: -85.0768938   [Map]
Elev: 253         Map Name: Ringgold

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Catoosa County: www.catoosa.com/

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: 34.9079, Longitude: -85.0769     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Stone Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Stone 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 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>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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<5>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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