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The location of Stephens Cemetery









A visit to the Stephens Cemetery ...

The location of the Stephens 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 Stephens Cemetery ...

The Stephens Cemetery is located in Dade County.

The county seat for Dade County is located in Trenton. Trenton lies just to the east of the Stephens Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   34.8804°   (34° 52' 49")

Lon:   -85.5489°   (-85° 32' 56")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Stephens Cemetery.

Bridgeport (AL)   [Map]     Kimball (TN)   [Map]    
Browns Valley (AL)   [Map]     Lookout Mountain (TN)   [Map]    
Bryant (AL)   [Map]     Lookout Mountain   [Map]    
Chattanooga Valley   [Map]     New Hope (TN)   [Map]    
Chickamauga   [Map]     Richard City (TN)   [Map]    
Cole City   [Map]     Rising Fawn   [Map]    
Copenhagen (AL)   [Map]     Rock City   [Map]    
Flat Rock (AL)   [Map]     South Pittsburg (TN)   [Map]    
Flintstone   [Map]     Stewart Town   [Map]    
Higdon (AL)   [Map]     Tiftonia (TN)   [Map]    
Ider (AL)   [Map]     Trenton   [Map]    
Jasper (TN)   [Map]     Wildwood   [Map]    
Kensington   [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 Stephens 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 Stephens Cemetery.

Bridgeport   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stephens Cemetery
 
Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the East (E) of the Stephens Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stephens Cemetery
 
Rising Fawn   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the South (S) of the Stephens Cemetery
 
South Pittsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of the Stephens Cemetery
 
Trenton   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the East (E) of the Stephens Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Stephens Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Dade County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Etowah County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
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

 
Bartow County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Floyd County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Gordon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Murray County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Walker County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Whitfield County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Bledsoe County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Bradley County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Coffee County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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Franklin County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Grundy County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Hamilton County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Meigs County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Moore County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rhea County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sequatchie County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Van Buren County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Warren County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Georgia,
Cemeteries 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Stephens Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bates Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Stephens Cemetery

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Stephens Cemetery

Brock Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Stephens Cemetery

Brown Gap Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Cagle Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in DeKalb County (AL)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Countess Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in DeKalb County (AL)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Daniel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Stephens Cemetery

Easley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Stephens Cemetery

Ebenezer Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Jackson County (AL)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Grant Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Jackson County (AL)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Stephens Cemetery

Higdon Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Jackson County (AL)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Stephens Cemetery

Lk. Hills Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Stephens Cemetery

Long Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Stephens Cemetery

McKaig Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Stephens Cemetery

Moore Chapel Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Jackson County (AL)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Stephens Cemetery

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Walker County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Stephens Cemetery

Murphy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Stephens Cemetery

Newby Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Jackson County (AL)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Newman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Stephens Cemetery

Oak Lawn Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Jackson County (AL)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Stephens Cemetery

Payne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Stephens Cemetery

Payne Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in DeKalb County (AL)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Porter Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Jackson County (AL)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Potato Hill Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Jackson County (AL)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Ray Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Stephens Cemetery

Reeves Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Smith Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Jackson County (AL)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Stephens Cemetery

State Line Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Marion County (TN)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Straightway Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Jackson County (AL)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Stephens Cemetery

Trenton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Stephens Cemetery

Wells Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Stephens Cemetery

Whit Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Stephens Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Stephens 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 Stephens Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #323570   (Name of Record: Stephens Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dade
Lat: 34.8803561     Lon: -85.5488538   [Map]
Elev: 475         Map Name: New Home

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Stephens Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8804, Longitude: -85.5489     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Stephens Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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