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The location of Harrison Chapel Cemetery









A visit to the Harrison Chapel Cemetery ...

The location of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery 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 Harrison Chapel Cemetery ...

The Harrison Chapel Cemetery is located in Murray County.

The county seat for Murray County is located in Chatsworth. Chatsworth lies just to the southwest of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Lat:   34.7859°   (34° 47' 9")

Lon:   -84.7647°   (-84° 45' 52")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Harrison Chapel Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery.

Ball Ground   [Map]     Ellijay   [Map]    
Ball Play (TN)   [Map]     Eton   [Map]    
Carters   [Map]     Hill City   [Map]    
Catoosa Springs   [Map]     New Town   [Map]    
Chatsworth   [Map]     Oakman   [Map]    
Cisco   [Map]     Ranger   [Map]    
Cohutta   [Map]     Resaca   [Map]    
Crandall   [Map]     Rocky Face   [Map]    
Crow   [Map]     Tennga   [Map]    
Crown Mill Village   [Map]     Trickum   [Map]    
Dalton   [Map]     Tunnel Hill   [Map]    
Damascus   [Map]     Union Point   [Map]    
East Ellijay   [Map]     Varnell   [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 Harrison Chapel Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Murray County.

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

Chatsworth   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery
 
Ellijay   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery
 
Eton   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with 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 - 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 Harrison Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Murray County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
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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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bartow County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Catoosa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Chattooga County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Cherokee County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cobb County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Dade County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Dawson County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Fannin County:     Cyndi's
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Floyd County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Forsyth County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Gilmer County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Gordon County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lumpkin County:     Cyndi's
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Paulding County:     Cyndi's
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Pickens County:     Cyndi's
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Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Towns 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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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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Genealogy
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Rhea County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Sequatchie County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Amazing Grace Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1978198<3>

Casey Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Cochran Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Connally Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Elrod Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west (W) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2647679

Ernest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Kilgore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Murray Memorial Gardens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2195254

Osborn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

A large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #349517

Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Gilmer County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Ridley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north (N) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Wagnon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

West Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Whitfield County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Harrison Chapel Cemetery

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Harrison Chapel 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 Harrison Chapel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #334550   (Name of Record: Harrison Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Murray
Lat: 34.7859141     Lon: -84.7646607   [Map]
Elev: 240         Map Name: Chatsworth

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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 'point-to-point' 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 Harrison Chapel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7859, Longitude: -84.7647     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Harrison Chapel Cemetery 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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