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The location of Jackson Cemetery









A visit to the Jackson Cemetery ...

The location of the Jackson 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 Jackson Cemetery ...

The Jackson Cemetery is located in Heard County. The county seat for Heard County is located in Franklin.

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

Lat:   33.3621°   (33° 21' 43")

Lon:   -85.0719°   (-85° 4' 18")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 63 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Jackson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Bevis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Caney Head Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Caswell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Centralhatchee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Cheek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Crews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Daniel - Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Dent Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coweta County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Echols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Elim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coweta County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Enon Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Franklin City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Glenloch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Goshen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Hardegree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Heard Wesley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Hollingsworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Johnson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Lowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Lummie Layton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
McWaters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Melson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Mt. Lowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
New Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
New Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
New Yellowdirt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Newnan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Old Frienship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Old Glenloch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Old Yellowdirt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Olive Branch Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Pentecost Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Roopville City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Shackleford - Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Stallings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coweta County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Summerlin - Pullen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Tompkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Unity Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #37500<3>
 
Unity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Vaughan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Vine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coweta County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Walls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Welcome Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jackson Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Jackson Cemetery.

Asta Village   [Map]     Lone Oak   [Map]    
Bowdon   [Map]     McCosh Mill (AL)   [Map]    
Brays Lakeview   [Map]     Moreland   [Map]    
Carrollton   [Map]     Mount Zion   [Map]    
Centralhatchee   [Map]     Newnan   [Map]    
Corinth   [Map]     Ranburne (AL)   [Map]    
East Newnan   [Map]     Rock Mills (AL)   [Map]    
Ephesus   [Map]     Roopville   [Map]    
Franklin   [Map]     Roosterville   [Map]    
Glenn   [Map]     Sargent   [Map]    
Graham (AL)   [Map]     Smith City   [Map]    
Grantville   [Map]     Whitesburg   [Map]    
Hogansville   [Map]     Woodland (AL)   [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 Jackson Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Heard County.

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

Bowdon   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Hogansville   [Map]
 - Located in Troup County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Newnan   [Map]
 - Located in Coweta County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Jackson 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 either 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 Jackson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Heard County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Chambers County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Georgia,
Cemeteries of Heard 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 Jackson 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 Jackson Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #347079   (Name of Record: Jackson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Heard
Lat: 33.3620604     Lon: -85.0718864   [Map]
Elev: 224         Map Name: Franklin

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Heard County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Jackson Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3621, Longitude: -85.0719     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Jackson 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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