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The location of Blackwell Cemetery









A visit to the Blackwell Cemetery ...

We aren't confident of the location of the Blackwell Cemetery, so consider the above location as an estimate.<1>

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 six 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. Ringgold lies just to the south southeast of the Blackwell Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for 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.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Blackwell Cemetery.

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

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

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]
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
East Ridge   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Ringgold   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blackwell Cemetery
 
Rossville   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 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    

These pages are specific to Catoosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Bartow County:     Cyndi's
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Chattooga County:     Cyndi's
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Cherokee County:     Cyndi's
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Dade County:     Cyndi's
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Fannin County:     Cyndi's
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Floyd County:     Cyndi's
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Gilmer County:     Cyndi's
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Gordon County:     Cyndi's
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Murray County:     Cyndi's
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Pickens County:     Cyndi's
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Whitfield County:     Cyndi's
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Cherokee County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Bledsoe County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Bradley County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Coffee County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Franklin County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Grundy County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Marion County (TN):     Cyndi's
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McMinn County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Meigs County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Monroe County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Polk County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Rhea County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Sequatchie County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Van Buren County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Warren County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Georgia,
Cemeteries 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 56 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]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Boyd Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Boynton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Brainerd Mission Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Burning Bush Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Catoosa Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Chattanooga National Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Citizens Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Cloud Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Crumley Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Dietz Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Dixon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Dyer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Walker County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Floral Hills Memorial Gardens (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Gordy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Greenhill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Greenwood Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

A very large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12648

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Hancock Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Highland Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Jones Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Lakewood East Memory Gardens (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Lakewood Memory Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #34891

Lakewood Memory Gardens (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14448

Lomenick Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Mission Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2644722

Moore Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Morris Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Mt. Olivet Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

New Boynton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

New Boynton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

New Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Newnan Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #35855

Old Graysville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Old Post Oak Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Old Ringgold Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Parker's Gap Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2312411

Patrick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Pleasant Gardens Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Plowman Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Pollard Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Shepherd Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Silverdale Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Silverdale Confederate Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Standifer Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Stone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Stubblefield Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Summit Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Summit Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Tennessee - Georgia Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Walker County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Varnell Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Blackwell Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Blackwell Cemetery

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

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 ...

Find a Community in 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: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Blackwell Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9845, Longitude: -85.1663     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Blackwell Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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