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(Lincoln County, Tennessee)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Butler 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 Butler Cemetery...

The Butler Cemetery is located in Lincoln County. The county seat for Lincoln County is located in Fayetteville.

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

Lat:   35.0842°   (35° 5' 3")

Lon:   -86.7317°   (-86° 43' 54")

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

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


 

  Butler Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Fayetteville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 100 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Butler Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abernathy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Abernathy Cemetery (FAG ID #8472)
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Baggerly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Barnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Bates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Bearden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Bee Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Blanche Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Bledsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Browns Temple AME Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Bruce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Cary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Corpier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Dickey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Dunlap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Eagin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
East Cyruston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Ewing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Farrar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Fife Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Fullerton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Gatlin Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Gatlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
George Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
George Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Gill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Hairston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Halbert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Hanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Hastings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Hedgpeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Hereford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Hovis - Gregory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Kirkland Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Lay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Lewter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Maddox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Major Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Marys Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
McFerrin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Merrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Metcalf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Milam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Moyers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Neeley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
New Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Phagan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Prosperity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Rawls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Roper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Sandlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Sandlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Silvester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Sugg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Sullivan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Sulser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Thorpe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Turney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Wells Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Whitaker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Zimmerman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Butler Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Butler Cemetery.

Ardmore   [Map]Dellrose   [Map]Harvest (AL)   [Map]
Ardmore (AL)   [Map]Dickson Town   [Map]Hazel Green (AL)   [Map]
Aymett Town   [Map]Elk Mill Village   [Map]Park City Heights   [Map]
Boonshill   [Map]Elkmont Springs   [Map]Park City   [Map]
Caro (AL)   [Map]Elkton   [Map]Pearl City   [Map]
Corder Crossroads   [Map]Estaville (AL)   [Map]Toney (AL)   [Map]
Delina   [Map]Fayetteville   [Map]Wheelerton   [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 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 Butler Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lincoln 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    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy 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    
Marion 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    
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 Lincoln 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 Butler 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 Butler Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1279172   (Name of Record: Butler Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lincoln
Lat: 35.0842498     Lon: -86.7316658   [Map]
Elev: 208         Map Name: Taft

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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: 35.0842, Longitude: -86.7317     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Butler Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Butler 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 stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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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