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The location of Gordy Memorial Gardens









A visit to the Gordy Memorial Gardens ...

The location of the Gordy Memorial Gardens has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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 six sections:

The Location of the Gordy Memorial Gardens ...

Gordy Memorial Gardens is located in Catoosa County.

The county seat for Catoosa County is located in Ringgold. Ringgold lies just to the west northwest of the Gordy Memorial Gardens [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Lat:   34.8781°   (34° 52' 41")

Lon:   -85.0513°   (-85° 3' 4")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Gordy Memorial Gardens can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Gordy Memorial Gardens.

Blue Spring   [Map]     Fort Oglethorpe   [Map]    
Boynton   [Map]     Graysville   [Map]    
Brainerd Hills (TN)   [Map]     Indian Springs   [Map]    
Catoosa Springs   [Map]     Lakeview   [Map]    
Chickamauga   [Map]     Ooltewah (TN)   [Map]    
Cohutta   [Map]     Park City   [Map]    
Collegedale (TN)   [Map]     Ringgold   [Map]    
Crow   [Map]     Rock Spring   [Map]    
Crown Mill Village   [Map]     Rocky Face   [Map]    
Dalton   [Map]     Trickum   [Map]    
Dewberry Town   [Map]     Tunnel Hill   [Map]    
East Brainerd (TN)   [Map]     Union Point   [Map]    
East Ridge (TN)   [Map]     Varnell   [Map]    
Fairview   [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 Gordy Memorial Gardens. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Catoosa County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Gordy Memorial Gardens.

Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens
 
East Ridge   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County (TN)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens
 
Ringgold   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 Gordy Memorial Gardens:

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
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jackson County (AL):     Cyndi's
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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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Dawson 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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Union 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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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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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:   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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Gordy Memorial Gardens. 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 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Callaway Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Catoosa Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Dedmon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Dedmon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #33601<3>

Dogwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Dogwood Valley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #33645

Dunagan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

A large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1545081

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Fairground Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Foster Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Gordy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #35602

New Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Old Ringgold Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Rocky Face Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Smiths Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Stone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Stony Point Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Varnell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #370284

Yates Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Gordy Memorial Gardens

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Gordy Memorial Gardens ...

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 Gordy Memorial Gardens.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #327975   (Name of Record: Gordy Memorial Gardens)

Class: cemetery
County: Catoosa
Lat: 34.8781332     Lon: -85.0513373   [Map]
Elev: 280         Map Name: Ringgold

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index 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: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Gordy Memorial Gardens. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8781, Longitude: -85.0513     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Gordy Memorial Gardens have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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