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(Hamilton County, Tennessee)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Fryar 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 Fryar Cemetery...

The Fryar 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 Fryar Cemetery

Lat:   35.1148°   (35° 6' 53")

Lon:   -85.2386°   (-85° 14' 18")

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

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


 

  Fryar Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
East Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Rossville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County (GA)
 
Signal Mountain   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fryar Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 49 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Fryar Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Hamilton County.

Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Beason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Beck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Beck Cemetery (FAG ID #9069)
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
B'Nai Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Brown Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Chattanooga Confederate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Chattanooga Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Chattanooga Memorial Park (FAG ID #10429)
 
Chattanooga National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Citizens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Citizens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Fairmount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Falling Water Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Foster - Hixson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Greenhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Fryar Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Greenwood Cemetery (FAG ID #12648)
 
Hamilton Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Hixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Hixson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Jackson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Kings Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Kirklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Lakewood East Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Lakewood Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Lakewood Memory Gardens (FAG ID #14448)
 
Levi Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Pleasant Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Rawlston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Sawyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Shadwick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Shepherd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Silverdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Sivley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Stubblefield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Tall Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Vandergriff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Varnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Fryar Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fryar Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Fryar Cemetery.

Brainerd Hills   [Map]Lake Dweller   [Map]Ridgeside   [Map]
Caramel Village   [Map]Lake Village   [Map]Rossville (GA)   [Map]
Chattanooga   [Map]Lakesite   [Map]Sandalwood Village   [Map]
Colonial Village   [Map]Lakeview (GA)   [Map]Signal Mountain   [Map]
East Brainerd   [Map]Lookout Mountain   [Map]Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
East Ridge   [Map]Lupton City   [Map]Tiftonia   [Map]
Fairmount   [Map]Middle Valley   [Map]Valley Village   [Map]
Fountain Village   [Map]Ooltewah   [Map]Walden   [Map]
Harrison   [Map]Red Bank   [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 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 - 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 Fryar 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    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cumberland 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 Fryar 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 Fryar Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1285000   (Name of Record: Fryar Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 35.114794     Lon: -85.238568   [Map]
Elev: 205         Map Name: East Chattanooga

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for 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: 35.1148, Longitude: -85.2386     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Fryar Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Fryar 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 from . 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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