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Profile for the Blackwell Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Blackwell 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 ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Blackwell Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<2> website: The Blackwell Cemetery (FAG ID #1706353)

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on 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 Blackwell Cemetery...

The Blackwell Cemetery is located in Catoosa County. The county seat for Catoosa County is located in Ringgold.

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

Lat:   34.9845°   (34° 59' 4")

Lon:   -85.1663°   (-85° 9' 58")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Blackwell Cemetery has been estimated.<3>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Blackwell Cemetery.

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


 

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Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
East Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Ringgold   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Rossville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 54 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Blackwell Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Boyd Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Boynton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Brainerd Mission Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Burning Bush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Catoosa Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Chattanooga National Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Citizens Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Cloud Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Crumley Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Dietz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Dixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Dyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Floral Hills Memorial Gardens (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Gordy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Greenhill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Greenwood Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Greenwood Cemetery (FAG ID #12648)
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Highland Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Johnson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Jones Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Lakewood East Memory Gardens (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Lakewood Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Lakewood Memory Gardens (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Lakewood Memory Gardens (FAG ID #14448)
 
Lomenick Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Moore Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Morris Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
New Boynton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
New Boynton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
New Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Newnah Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Old Graysville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Old Post Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Old Ringgold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Patrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Pleasant Gardens Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Plowman Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Pollard Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Shepherd Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Silverdale Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Silverdale Confederate Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Standifer Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Stubblefield Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Summit Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Summit Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Tennessee - Georgia Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Varnell Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Wilson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)

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 Blackwell Cemetery.

Blue Spring   [Map]East Brainerd (TN)   [Map]Lakeview   [Map]
Boynton   [Map]East Ridge (TN)   [Map]Lookout Mountain (TN)   [Map]
Brainerd Hills (TN)   [Map]Fairview   [Map]Lupton City (TN)   [Map]
Chattanooga (TN)   [Map]Flintstone   [Map]Ooltewah (TN)   [Map]
Chickamauga   [Map]Fort Oglethorpe   [Map]Park City   [Map]
Collegedale (TN)   [Map]Graysville   [Map]Ridgeside (TN)   [Map]
Colonial Village (TN)   [Map]Harrison (TN)   [Map]Ringgold   [Map]
Dewberry Town   [Map]Indian Springs   [Map]Rock City   [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 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 - 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 Blackwell Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Catoosa 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    
Bartow County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fannin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gordon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Murray County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whitfield County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bledsoe County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bradley County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hamilton County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McMinn County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rhea County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sequatchie County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Georgia,     of Catoosa County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Georgia
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Georgia
Find-A-Grave:     The Blackwell Cemetery (FAG ID #1706353)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Georgia

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 Georgia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Blackwell Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Blackwell Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Blackwell Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Blackwell Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #327155   (Name of Record: Blackwell Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Catoosa
Lat: 34.9845197     Lon: -85.1657861   [Map]
Elev: 221         Map Name: East Ridge

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1706353

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Catoosa County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Catoosa County: www.catoosa.com/

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.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: 34.9845, Longitude: -85.1663     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Blackwell Cemetery have been estimated.

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Blackwell Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>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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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts 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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