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Profile for the Long Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Long 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 six sections:

The Location of the Long Cemetery...

The Long Cemetery is located in Dade County. The county seat for Dade County is located in Trenton.

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

Lat:   34.8106°   (34° 48' 38")

Lon:   -85.5394°   (-85° 32' 21")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Long Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Long Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Dade County.

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

Bridgeport   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Long Cemetery
 
LaFayette   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Rising Fawn   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Long Cemetery
 
Stevenson   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Trenton   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Long Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Long Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Beulah Chapel Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Beulahs Chapel Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Bible Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Long Cemetery
 
Brock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Brown Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Cagle Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Company Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Countess Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Daniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Long Cemetery
 
Easley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Long Cemetery
 
Hanna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Long Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Long Cemetery
 
Higdon Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Lake Hills Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Long Cemetery
 
McKaig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Newby Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Newman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Oak Lawn Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Payne Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Long Cemetery
 
Porter Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Reeves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Long Cemetery
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Sulphur Springs Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Trenton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Weldon Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Whit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Long Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Long Cemetery.

Bridgeport (AL)   [Map]Henagar (AL)   [Map]New Hope (TN)   [Map]
Browns Valley (AL)   [Map]Higdon (AL)   [Map]New Town (AL)   [Map]
Bryant (AL)   [Map]Ider (AL)   [Map]Richard City (TN)   [Map]
Chattanooga Valley   [Map]Kensington   [Map]Rising Fawn   [Map]
Chickamauga   [Map]LaFayette   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Cole City   [Map]Linwood   [Map]Rock Spring   [Map]
Copenhagen (AL)   [Map]Lookout Mountain (TN)   [Map]Stevenson (AL)   [Map]
Flat Rock (AL)   [Map]Lookout Mountain   [Map]Stewart Town   [Map]
Flintstone   [Map]Mentone (AL)   [Map]Trenton   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Long Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Dade 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    
Etowah County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marshall County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bartow County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Catoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd 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    
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    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore 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    
Warren County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Georgia,     of Dade 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 Long 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 Long Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #317345   (Name of Record: Long Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dade
Lat: 34.8106344     Lon: -85.5394093   [Map]
Elev: 249         Map Name: Trenton

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Dade County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 34.8106, Longitude: -85.5394     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Long Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Long 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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