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Our GPS coordinates for the Abernathy 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 ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Abernathy Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<2> website: The Abernathy Cemetery (FAG ID #8472)

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 Abernathy Cemetery...

The Abernathy Cemetery is located in Lincoln County. The county seat for Lincoln County is located in Fayetteville.

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

Lat:   35.0384°   (35° 2' 18")

Lon:   -86.7469°   (-86° 44' 48")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Abernathy Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<3>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Abernathy Cemetery.

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


 

  Abernathy Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Fayetteville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abernathy Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 69 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Abernathy Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Austin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Baggerly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Bates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Bearden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Blanche Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Bledsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Boswell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Bruce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Chandler Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Corpier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Delap - Clemant Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Dunlap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Eagin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Ewing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Farrar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Gatlin Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Gatlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
George Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Golightly Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Hastings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Hopwood Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Kirkland Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Lewter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Maddox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Major Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Marys Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
McFerrin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Merrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Metcalf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Milam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Moore Chapel Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Motes Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Moyers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Neeley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
New Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Prosperity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Rawls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Roper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Sandlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Silvester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Sulser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Tillery Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Abernathy Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Abernathy Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Abernathy Cemetery.

Ardmore   [Map]Dellrose   [Map]Fayetteville   [Map]
Ardmore (AL)   [Map]Dickson Town   [Map]Harvest (AL)   [Map]
Aymett Town   [Map]Elk Mill Village   [Map]Hazel Green (AL)   [Map]
Boonshill   [Map]Elkmont Springs   [Map]Park City Heights   [Map]
Caro (AL)   [Map]Elkmont (AL)   [Map]Park City   [Map]
Corder Crossroads   [Map]Elkton   [Map]Pearl City   [Map]
Delina   [Map]Estaville (AL)   [Map]Toney (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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Abernathy Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lincoln County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone 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    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rutherford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Tennessee,     of Lincoln County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Tennessee
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
Find-A-Grave:     The Abernathy Cemetery (FAG ID #8472)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Tennessee

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 Tennessee

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Abernathy Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Abernathy Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Abernathy Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Abernathy Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1645160   (Name of Record: Abernathy Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lincoln
Lat: 35.0384175     Lon: -86.7469439   [Map]
Elev: 275         Map Name: Taft

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #8472

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Tennessee

About Lincoln County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Tennessee: www.tn.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: 35.0384, Longitude: -86.7469     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Abernathy Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Abernathy Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>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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<3>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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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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