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(Lincoln County, Tennessee)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Davis 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 Davis Cemetery...

The Davis 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 Davis Cemetery

Lat:   35.0054°   (35° 0' 19")

Lon:   -86.5125°   (-86° 30' 45")

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

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


 

  Davis Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Fayetteville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 64 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Davis Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baxter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Beavers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Beverly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Bevill Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Bray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Britton Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Cabaniss Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Charity Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Concord Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Corder - McCullock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Donaldson Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Driskill Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Edmund Townsend Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Flintville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Flintville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Foster Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Foster Cemetery (FAG ID #22855)
 
Grills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Hazle Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Henderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Hester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Hopkins - Eastland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
James Moore Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Jeffries Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Kilpatrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Kilpatrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Kincaid Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Land Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Manning Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
McDavid Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
McGee - McCartney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Davis Cemetery
 
McGehee Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
McNeal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Pruit - McCaa Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Rowland Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Southworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
State Line Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Steele Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Townsend Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Townsend Coover Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Towry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Towry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Welbourn - King Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Whitworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Wicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Davis 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 Davis Cemetery.

Ardmore (AL)   [Map]Fayetteville   [Map]Moore's Mill (AL)   [Map]
Beans Creek   [Map]Flintville   [Map]New Market (AL)   [Map]
Belleville   [Map]Harvest (AL)   [Map]Normal (AL)   [Map]
Brownsboro (AL)   [Map]Hazel Green (AL)   [Map]Park City Heights   [Map]
Caro (AL)   [Map]Hillsboro (AL)   [Map]Park City   [Map]
Corder Crossroads   [Map]Huntland   [Map]Pearl City   [Map]
Country Village (AL)   [Map]Lincoln (AL)   [Map]Princeton (AL)   [Map]
Dellrose   [Map]Mercury (AL)   [Map]Ryland (AL)   [Map]
Elk Mill Village   [Map]Meridianville (AL)   [Map]Toney (AL)   [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 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 Davis 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:

Cullman 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    
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    
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    
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 Davis 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 Davis Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1645206   (Name of Record: Davis Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lincoln
Lat: 35.0053651     Lon: -86.5124931   [Map]
Elev: 246         Map Name: Lincoln

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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: 35.0054, Longitude: -86.5125     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Davis Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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