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(Walker County, Georgia)


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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 Walker County. The county seat for Walker County is located in LaFayette.

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

Lat:   34.6176°   (34° 37' 3")

Lon:   -85.2841°   (-85° 17' 2")

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 Walker County.

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

Calhoun   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Gordon County
 
Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
LaFayette   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Rising Fawn   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Dade County
 
Summerville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Trion   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Valley Head   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 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 Walker County.

Algood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Bryan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Caldwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Chattooga Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Goodram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Greenhill Memory Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
LaFayette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Naomi Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Paynes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Rape Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Subligna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Suttle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Trion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Underwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
West Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Wesley Chapel Cemetery.

Alpine (AL)   [Map]Dalton   [Map]Plainville   [Map]
Armuchee   [Map]Damascus   [Map]Resaca   [Map]
Berry Springs (AL)   [Map]Hammondville (AL)   [Map]Rising Fawn   [Map]
Blue Spring   [Map]Hill City   [Map]Rock Spring   [Map]
Calhoun   [Map]Kensington   [Map]Rocky Face   [Map]
Chickamauga   [Map]LaFayette   [Map]Sugar Valley   [Map]
Cloudland   [Map]Linwood   [Map]Summerville   [Map]
Cordell (AL)   [Map]Lyerly   [Map]Trickum   [Map]
Crow   [Map]Menlo   [Map]Trion   [Map]
Crown Mill Village   [Map]Mentone (AL)   [Map]Valley Head (AL)   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Wesley Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Walker 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    
Cherokee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne 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    
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    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cobb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fannin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gordon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Murray County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Paulding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whitfield County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bradley 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    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sequatchie County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Georgia,     of Walker 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 #354225   (Name of Record: Wesley Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Walker
Lat: 34.6175825     Lon: -85.2841218   [Map]
Elev: 246         Map Name: Trion

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of Georgia

About Walker County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Walker County: www.co.walker.ga.us/

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: 34.6176, Longitude: -85.2841     [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' (or point-to-point) distance starting from . 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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