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Profile for the Wesley Chapel Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Wesley Chapel 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 seven sections:

The Location of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery...

The Wesley Chapel 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 Wesley Chapel Cemetery

Lat:   33.3284°   (33° 19' 42")

Lon:   -85.0024°   (-85° 0' 8")

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

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Wesley Chapel Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Wesley Chapel 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 Wesley Chapel Cemetery.

Bowdon   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Hogansville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Troup County
 
LaGrange   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Troup County
 
Newnan   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Bevis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Bruce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Carser Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Caswell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Centralhatchee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Corinth Cemetery (FAG ID #33438)
 
Daniel - Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Darden - Crain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Dent Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Dowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Echols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Elim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Emory Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Enon Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Faver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Franklin City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Gearold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Glenloch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Hardegree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Harmonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Hollingsworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Johnson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
McWaters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Mt. Guillard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
New Yellowdirt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Newnan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Old Frienship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Old Glenloch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Old Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Old Yellowdirt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Olive Branch Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Rains Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Shackleford - Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Stallings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Summerlin - Pullen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Tompkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Vaughan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Vine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Walley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County
 
Ware Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Coweta County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery.

Asta Village   [Map]Franklin   [Map]Newnan   [Map]
Brays Lakeview   [Map]Glenn   [Map]Roopville   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Grantville   [Map]Roosterville   [Map]
Centralhatchee   [Map]Hogansville   [Map]Sargent   [Map]
Corinth   [Map]Lone Oak   [Map]Smith City   [Map]
East Newnan   [Map]Luthersville   [Map]Whitesburg   [Map]
Ephesus   [Map]Moreland   [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 like to 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 - 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 Wesley Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Heard County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chambers County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talladega County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clayton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cobb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coweta County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Douglas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harris County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meriwether County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Paulding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Spalding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talbot County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Upson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Georgia,     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 Wesley 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 Wesley Chapel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #347169   (Name of Record: Wesley Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Heard
Lat: 33.3284504     Lon: -85.0024398   [Map]
Elev: 252         Map Name: Franklin

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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: 33.3284, Longitude: -85.0024     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Wesley Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Wesley Chapel 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 'straight-line' distance beginning in . 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.

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<4>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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