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Our GPS coordinates for the Decherd Family 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 Decherd Family Cemetery...

The Decherd Family Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Winchester.

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

Lat:   35.1729°   (35° 10' 22")

Lon:   -86.1133°   (-86° 6' 47")

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

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


 

  Decherd Family Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Cowan   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Lynchburg   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 - Located in Moore County
 
Manchester   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Tracy City   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Tullahoma   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Winchester   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 91 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Decherd Family Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Franklin County.

Acklen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Acklen Cemetery (FAG ID #8474)
 
Arledge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Asia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Austell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Bass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Bass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Belvidere Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Bostick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Buckner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Carson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Champion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Clemmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Corn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
County Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Coutta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Darwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Decherd City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Decherd Negro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Delzell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Denson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Donaldson - Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Embry - Decherd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Fanning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Farris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Farris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Francis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Goshen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Hanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Harris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Hart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Hendon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Hudgins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Hunt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Kaserman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Keith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Keith Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Lance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Little Hurricane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Lynch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
McCollum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
McIlheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
McKelvey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
McLlheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Miescher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Mullikin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Oliver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Owens Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Pauper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Poe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Scivally - Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Sharp Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Shasteen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Sherrod - Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Stevens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Wallis - Estill - Hayden - March Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Winchester Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Family Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Decherd Family Cemetery.

Beans Creek   [Map]Greenhaw   [Map]Monteagle   [Map]
Cascade Hollow   [Map]Greerton (AL)   [Map]Normandy   [Map]
Corder Crossroads   [Map]Homaway Village   [Map]Orme   [Map]
Cowan   [Map]Huntland   [Map]Royal Oaks   [Map]
Decherd   [Map]Hytop (AL)   [Map]Sal City   [Map]
Estill Springs   [Map]Lankford Town   [Map]Sewanee   [Map]
Estillfork (AL)   [Map]Lynchburg   [Map]Tracy City   [Map]
Flintville   [Map]Manchester   [Map]Tullahoma   [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 helpful 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 Decherd Family Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

DeKalb County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson 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    
Catoosa County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bledsoe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cannon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb 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    
Hamilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln 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    
Sequatchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren 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 Franklin County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Tennessee
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Tennessee,     of Franklin County

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 Decherd Family 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 Decherd Family Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1318555   (Name of Record: Decherd Family Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 35.172861     Lon: -86.1133182   [Map]
Elev: 290         Map Name: Winchester

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Tennessee

About Franklin County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincotn.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: 35.1729, Longitude: -86.1133     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Decherd Family Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Decherd Family 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 'point-to-point' distance that begins 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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