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Our GPS coordinates for the Hanks 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 Hanks Cemetery...

The Hanks Cemetery is located in Lincoln County. The county seat for Lincoln County is located in Fayetteville.

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

Lat:   35.0931°   (35° 5' 35")

Lon:   -86.5958°   (-86° 35' 44")

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

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


 

  Hanks Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Fayetteville   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 115 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hanks Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ashby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Ashby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Baggerly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Bates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Bearden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Beavers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Beverly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Brady Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Bray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Browns Temple AME Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Cary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Commons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Corder - McCullock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Cowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Dave Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Dickey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Driskill Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
East Cyruston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Fayetteville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Fife Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Fullerton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Gains Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Gregory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Grills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Hairston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Hastings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Henderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Hester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Hopkins - Eastland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Hulsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Kelso Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Kirkland Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Land Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Lay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Lincoln Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Marys Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
McClellan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
McDaniel - Parks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
McFerrin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
McGee - McCartney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Milam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Moyers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Neeley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Norris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Old City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Pamplin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Phagan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Prosperity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Pryor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Rawls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Rhea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Routt - Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Rowland Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Sandlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Sandlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Slater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Solomon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Southworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
State Line Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Hanks Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Taylor - Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Thomison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Thomison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Towry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Towry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Travis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Whitaker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Whitworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Wicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Cemetery
 
Woodroof Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks 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 Hanks Cemetery.

Ardmore   [Map]Dickson Town   [Map]Meridianville (AL)   [Map]
Ardmore (AL)   [Map]Elk Mill Village   [Map]Moore's Mill (AL)   [Map]
Belleville   [Map]Elkmont Springs   [Map]New Market (AL)   [Map]
Boonshill   [Map]Elkton   [Map]Park City Heights   [Map]
Caro (AL)   [Map]Fayetteville   [Map]Park City   [Map]
Corder Crossroads   [Map]Flintville   [Map]Pearl City   [Map]
Delina   [Map]Hazel Green (AL)   [Map]Petersburg   [Map]
Dellrose   [Map]Hillsboro (AL)   [Map]Toney (AL)   [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 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 - 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 Hanks Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lincoln County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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    
Cannon 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    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy 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    
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    
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 Lincoln 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 Hanks 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 Hanks Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1645235   (Name of Record: Hanks Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lincoln
Lat: 35.0931394     Lon: -86.5958289   [Map]
Elev: 304         Map Name: Lincoln

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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: 35.0931, Longitude: -86.5958     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hanks Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hanks 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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