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Our GPS coordinates for the Dunnavant 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 Dunnavant Cemetery...

The Dunnavant 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 Dunnavant Cemetery

Lat:   35.0901°   (35° 5' 24")

Lon:   -86.9194°   (-86° 55' 9")

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

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


 

  Dunnavant Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Pulaski   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 94 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Dunnavant Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abernathy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Adams Cemetery (FAG ID #8479)
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Aspen Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Aspen Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Aymett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Aymett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Bailes Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Baugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Beasley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Bee Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Birdsong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Birdsong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Bledsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Boswell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Bradley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Bridgforth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Bruce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Corpier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Croney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Daly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Eagin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Eason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Elder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Elkton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Elkton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Elliot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Ewing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Ezell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Fogg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Fogg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Frankewing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
George Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
George Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Harlow Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Hasting Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Hereford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Houze Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Kedron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Kellum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Kimbrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Lewter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Maddox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Major Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Marks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Meredith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Minatra Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Neely Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Oliver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Osburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Payne Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Pettusville Church Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Phelps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Phoenix Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Polar Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Potts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Scrouge Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Silvester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Simpson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Spence Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Tarpley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Trotter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Trotter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Whitfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Worley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Dunnavant Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Youngs Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dunnavant Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Dunnavant Cemetery.

Ardmore   [Map]Dellrose   [Map]Lester (AL)   [Map]
Ardmore (AL)   [Map]Dickson Town   [Map]Minor Hill   [Map]
Aymett Town   [Map]Elkmont Springs   [Map]Pearl City   [Map]
Boonshill   [Map]Elkmont (AL)   [Map]Pulaski   [Map]
Caro (AL)   [Map]Elkton   [Map]Toney (AL)   [Map]
Clifton (AL)   [Map]Estaville (AL)   [Map]Wheelerton   [Map]
Delina   [Map]Green Field   [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 first turn to 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 - you should note 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 Dunnavant 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    
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 Dunnavant 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 Dunnavant Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1283216   (Name of Record: Dunnavant Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Giles
Lat: 35.0900822     Lon: -86.9194492   [Map]
Elev: 203         Map Name: Elkton

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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: 35.0901, Longitude: -86.9194     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Dunnavant Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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