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Decherd Negro Cemetery
(Franklin County, Tennessee)


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Profile for the Decherd Negro Cemetery ...

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

The Decherd Negro 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 Negro Cemetery

Lat:   35.2159°   (35° 12' 57")

Lon:   -86.0855°   (-86° 5' 7")

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


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Decherd Negro 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 Negro Cemetery.

Cowan   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Lynchburg   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 - Located in Moore County
 
Manchester   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Tracy City   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Tullahoma   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Winchester   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 118 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Decherd Negro Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Franklin County.

Acklen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Acklen Cemetery (FAG ID #8474)
 
Asia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Austell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
B.F. Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Bass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Bass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Beth Page Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Bostick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Brakefield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Braton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Buckner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Buckner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Carson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Champion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Clemmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Corn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
County Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Coutta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Darwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Decherd Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Delzell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Denson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Donaldson - Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Duncans Stagecoach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Elder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Estill Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Fanning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Farris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Farris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Farris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Featherston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Featherston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Fields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Finney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Francis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Goshen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Gossage Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Gum Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Hanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Harris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Hart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Hendon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Herriford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Herriford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Hudgins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Hunt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Kaserman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Lance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Little Hurricane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Lynch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
McCollum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
McIlheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
McKelvey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
McLlheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Mullikin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
New Awalt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
New Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Old Bethpage Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Old Grays Mill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Oliver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Owens Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Partin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Pauper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Paynes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Poe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Prairie Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Roe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Sewell - Bowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Sharp Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Shasteen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Sherrod - Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Simp West Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Simpson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Stevens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Swann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Wallis - Estill - Hayden - March Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Winchester City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery
 
Winchester Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Decherd Negro Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Decherd Negro Cemetery.

Beans Creek   [Map]Greerton (AL)   [Map]Normandy   [Map]
Cascade Hollow   [Map]Homaway Village   [Map]Royal Oaks   [Map]
Cowan   [Map]Huntland   [Map]Sal City   [Map]
Decherd   [Map]Lankford Town   [Map]Sewanee   [Map]
Estill Springs   [Map]Lynchburg   [Map]Tracy City   [Map]
Forest Mill   [Map]Manchester   [Map]Tullahoma   [Map]
Greenhaw   [Map]Monteagle   [Map]Winchester   [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 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 Negro 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      
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    
White 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 Negro 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 Negro Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1318573   (Name of Record: Decherd Negro Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 35.2159159     Lon: -86.0855399   [Map]
Elev: 302         Map Name: Winchester

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincotn.us/

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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: 35.2159, Longitude: -86.0855     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Decherd Negro Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Decherd Negro 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 things 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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