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Our GPS coordinates for the Miescher 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 Miescher Cemetery...

The Miescher 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 Miescher Cemetery

Lat:   35.1481°   (35° 8' 53")

Lon:   -86.1936°   (-86° 11' 36")

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

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


 

  Miescher Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Cowan   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Fayetteville   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the Miescher Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Lynchburg   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 - Located in Moore County
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Tullahoma   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Miescher Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Winchester   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Miescher Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 92 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Miescher Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Franklin County.

Acklen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Acklen Cemetery (FAG ID #8474)
 
Arledge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Belvidere Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Bridges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Callaway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Carson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Coutta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Decherd Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Denson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Donaldson - Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Eskridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Fanning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Farris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Farris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Gonder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Gregory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Hanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Harris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Hatchett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Hudgins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Kaserman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Kitchens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Kitchens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Lance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Lexie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Limbaugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Little Hurricane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Macon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Marble Plains Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Maxwell Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Moseley - Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Murrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Needmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Noah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Old Beans Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Old stovall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Owens Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Patrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Pauper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Poe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Polly Crockett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Scivally - Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Sharp Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Shasteen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Syler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Tarrant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Trigg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Trigg Cemetery (FAG ID #19486)
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Vanzandt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Vanzant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Vanzant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Wakefield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Wallis - Estill - Hayden - March Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Winchester City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Winchester Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Miescher Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Miescher 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 Miescher Cemetery.

Beachboro (AL)   [Map]Estillfork (AL)   [Map]Huntland   [Map]
Beans Creek   [Map]Fayetteville   [Map]Hytop (AL)   [Map]
Cascade Hollow   [Map]Flintville   [Map]Lynchburg   [Map]
Corder Crossroads   [Map]Greenhaw   [Map]Monteagle   [Map]
Cowan   [Map]Greerton (AL)   [Map]Sal City   [Map]
Decherd   [Map]Hillsboro (AL)   [Map]Sewanee   [Map]
Estill Springs   [Map]Homaway Village   [Map]Tullahoma   [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 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 Miescher 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      
Morgan County (AL):       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    
Cannon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee 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    
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 Miescher 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 Miescher Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1318503   (Name of Record: Miescher Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 35.1481395     Lon: -86.193598   [Map]
Elev: 314         Map Name: Belvidere

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Tennessee

About Franklin County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincotn.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: 35.1481, Longitude: -86.1936     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Miescher Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Miescher 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 that stretches 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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