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(Hardin County, Tennessee)


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Profile for the Old Baptist Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Old Baptist 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 Old Baptist Cemetery...

The Old Baptist Cemetery is located in Hardin County. The county seat for Hardin County is located in Savannah.

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

Lat:   35.0109°   (35° 0' 39")

Lon:   -87.9873°   (-87° 59' 14")

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

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


 

  Old Baptist Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Burnsville   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Cherokee   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County (AL)
 
Collinwood   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Florence   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Iuka   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Savannah   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Sheffield   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 40 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Old Baptist Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Balentine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Barkley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Big Ivy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Cave Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Centenary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Cherry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Cherry Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Cossey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Faint Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Fielder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Francis - King - Lucas Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Gean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Gillis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Hitchcock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Hollands Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
McFalls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Milford Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Oak Grove Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Old Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Petty Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Pine Hill Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Richardson Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Roundtop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Sharp Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Stout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Stricklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Sunny Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Weatherford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery
 
Whites Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Baptist Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Old Baptist Cemetery.

Burnsville (MS)   [Map]Cypress Creek (AL)   [Map]McGee Town (AL)   [Map]
Canaan (AL)   [Map]Doubleheads Village (AL)   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Caryton (AL)   [Map]Florence (AL)   [Map]Pyburn   [Map]
Cherokee (AL)   [Map]Furnace Hill (AL)   [Map]Saint Florian (AL)   [Map]
Chickasaw (AL)   [Map]Gatesville (AL)   [Map]Savannah   [Map]
Cloverdale (AL)   [Map]Green Tree (AL)   [Map]Sheffield (AL)   [Map]
Collinwood   [Map]Iron City   [Map]Slab Town   [Map]
Crows Camp (AL)   [Map]Iuka (MS)   [Map]Waterloo (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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Old Baptist Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Hardin 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    
Franklin 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    
Marion County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tippah County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chester County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Decatur County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardeman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henderson 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    
Maury County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McNairy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1323889   (Name of Record: Old Baptist Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hardin
Lat: 35.0109178     Lon: -87.9872547   [Map]
Elev: 161         Map Name: Ransom Stand

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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: 35.0109, Longitude: -87.9873     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Old Baptist Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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