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Our GPS coordinates for the Abernathy 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.

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The Location of the Abernathy Cemetery...

The Abernathy Cemetery is located in Giles County. The county seat for Giles County is located in Pulaski.

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

Lat:   35.1829°   (35° 10' 58")

Lon:   -86.9250°   (-86° 55' 29")

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

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


 

  Abernathy Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Lynnville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Pulaski   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 83 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Abernathy Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Adams Cemetery (FAG ID #8479)
 
Allsup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Aspen Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Aspen Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Aymett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Aymett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Batts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Baugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Bee Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Beech Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Birdsong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Birdsong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Bradley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Bradshaw - Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Brick Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Brown & Hayes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Burton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Cantrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Dunnavant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Eason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Fogg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Frankewing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Garrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
George Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Giles Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Gunter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Hasting Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Hereford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Houze Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Kellum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Lovett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Maplewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Marks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Marks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Marks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
McBurg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
McNeese Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Melton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Meredith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Minatra Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
New Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
New Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Old Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Old Graveyard Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Osburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Phelps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Pointer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Powell Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Rambo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Samuel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Samuel Cemetery (FAG ID #2487431)
 
Silvester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Tarpley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Thorpe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Wilkinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Youngs Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Abernathy 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 Abernathy Cemetery.

Ardmore   [Map]Dellrose   [Map]Lester (AL)   [Map]
Ardmore (AL)   [Map]Dickson Town   [Map]Lynnville   [Map]
Aymett Town   [Map]Elkmont Springs   [Map]Minor Hill   [Map]
Boonshill   [Map]Elkmont (AL)   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Caro (AL)   [Map]Elkton   [Map]Pearl City   [Map]
Clifton (AL)   [Map]Estaville (AL)   [Map]Petersburg   [Map]
Cornersville   [Map]Fall River   [Map]Pulaski   [Map]
Delina   [Map]Green Field   [Map]Weakley   [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 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 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 Abernathy Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Giles County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone 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    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hickman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rutherford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

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 Tennessee

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Abernathy 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 Abernathy Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1275422   (Name of Record: Abernathy Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Giles
Lat: 35.1828581     Lon: -86.9250046   [Map]
Elev: 230         Map Name: Tarpley

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Tennessee

About Giles County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Giles County: www.gilescounty-tn.us/

The official website for State of Tennessee: www.tn.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: 35.1829, Longitude: -86.9250     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Abernathy Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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