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(Hamilton County, Tennessee)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Fairmount 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 Fairmount Cemetery...

The Fairmount Cemetery is located in Hamilton County. The county seat for Hamilton County is located in Chattanooga.

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

Lat:   35.1837°   (35° 11' 1")

Lon:   -85.3200°   (-85° 19' 11")

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

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


 

  Fairmount Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Signal Mountain   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairmount Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 48 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Fairmount Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Beason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Beck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Beck Cemetery (FAG ID #9069)
 
B'Nai Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Brock & Pickett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Brown Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Chattanooga Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Chattanooga Memorial Park (FAG ID #10429)
 
Copeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Falling Water Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Francis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Fryar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Granny Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Grayson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Sequatchie County
 
Hamilton Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Hixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Hixson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Hudson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Kings Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Kirklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Levi Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Lusk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Millsaps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Pickett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Poe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Pot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Sequatchie County
 
Sawyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Shadwick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Sivley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Springfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Tall Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Teague Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Tittle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Vandergriff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Varner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Varner Cemetery (FAG ID #2359395)
 
Varner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairmount Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Fairmount Cemetery.

Caramel Village   [Map]Harrison   [Map]Red Bank   [Map]
Cartwright   [Map]Lake Dweller   [Map]Ridgeside   [Map]
Center Point   [Map]Lake Village   [Map]Sandalwood Village   [Map]
Chattanooga   [Map]Lakesite   [Map]Signal Mountain   [Map]
Colonial Village   [Map]Lupton City   [Map]Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
Condra   [Map]Middle Valley   [Map]Tiftonia   [Map]
Fairmount   [Map]Mowbray   [Map]Valley Village   [Map]
Fountain Village   [Map]Powells Crossroads   [Map]Walden   [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 websites either 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 Fairmount Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Hamilton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee 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    
Catoosa County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fannin County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gordon County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Murray County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whitfield County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bledsoe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bradley 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    
Cumberland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McMinn County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rhea 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Tennessee,     of Hamilton County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Tennessee
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Tennessee,     of Hamilton 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 Fairmount 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 Fairmount Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1646776   (Name of Record: Fairmount Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 35.1836821     Lon: -85.3199601   [Map]
Elev: 593         Map Name: Fairmount

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Tennessee

About Hamilton County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

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: 35.1837, Longitude: -85.3200     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Fairmount Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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