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(Catoosa County, Georgia)


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Profile for the Cloud Springs Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Cloud Springs 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 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 Cloud Springs Cemetery...

The Cloud Springs 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 Cloud Springs Cemetery

Lat:   34.9567°   (34° 57' 24")

Lon:   -85.2608°   (-85° 15' 38")

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

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


 

  Cloud Springs Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
East Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Ringgold   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Rossville   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 48 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cloud Springs Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beck Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Beck Cemetery (FAG ID #9069)
 
Blackwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<5>
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Blackwell Cemetery (FAG ID #1706353)
 
Boynton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Brainerd Mission Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Burning Bush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Catoosa Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Chattanooga Confederate Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Chattanooga National Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Chattanooga Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Chickamauga Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Citizens Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Citizens Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Dietz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
District Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Dixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Dyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Ellis Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Forest Hills Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Forest Hills Cemetery (FAG ID #12061)
 
Fryar Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Gilliland Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Gilliland Cemetery (FAG ID #12404)
 
Greenhill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Greenwood Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Greenwood Cemetery (FAG ID #12648)
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Highland Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County
 
Jones Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Lakewood East Memory Gardens (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Lakewood Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Lakewood Memory Gardens (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Lakewood Memory Gardens (FAG ID #14448)
 
Lomenick Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Magill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Mission Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
New Boynton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
New Boynton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
New Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Newnah Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Old Graysville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Old Post Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Osburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Patrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 
Pleasant Gardens Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Shepherd Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 
Tennessee - Georgia Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cloud Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cloud Springs Cemetery.

Blue Spring   [Map]Fairview   [Map]Park City   [Map]
Boynton   [Map]Flintstone   [Map]Ridgeside (TN)   [Map]
Brainerd Hills (TN)   [Map]Fort Oglethorpe   [Map]Ringgold   [Map]
Chattanooga Valley   [Map]Graysville   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Chattanooga (TN)   [Map]Indian Springs   [Map]Rossville   [Map]
Chickamauga   [Map]Lake Village (TN)   [Map]Tiftonia (TN)   [Map]
Dewberry Town   [Map]Lakeview   [Map]Valley Village (TN)   [Map]
East Brainerd (TN)   [Map]Lookout Mountain (TN)   [Map]Wildwood   [Map]
East Ridge (TN)   [Map]Lookout Mountain   [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 Cloud Springs 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    
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    
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    
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:     Home Page
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 Cloud Springs 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 Cloud Springs Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #353235   (Name of Record: Cloud Springs Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Catoosa
Lat: 34.9567422     Lon: -85.260789   [Map]
Elev: 247         Map Name: Fort Oglethorpe

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of 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: 34.9567, Longitude: -85.2608     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cloud Springs Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cloud Springs 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 drawn 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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<5>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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