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The location of Bible Cemetery









A visit to the Bible Cemetery ...

The location of the Bible 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 Bible Cemetery ...

The Bible Cemetery is located in Marion County.

The county seat for Marion County is located in Jasper. Jasper lies just to the east southeast of the Bible Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.1131°   (35° 6' 47")

Lon:   -85.7441°   (-85° 44' 38")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Bible Cemetery.

Bridgeport (AL)   [Map]     Monteagle   [Map]    
Browns Valley (AL)   [Map]     New Hope   [Map]    
Bryant (AL)   [Map]     Orme   [Map]    
Coalmont   [Map]     Powells Crossroads   [Map]    
Cole City (GA)   [Map]     Richard City   [Map]    
Copenhagen (AL)   [Map]     Sewanee   [Map]    
Cowan   [Map]     South Pittsburg   [Map]    
Greenhaw   [Map]     Stevenson (AL)   [Map]    
Jasper   [Map]     Tracy City   [Map]    
Kimball   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Lankford Town   [Map]     Whitwell   [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 Bible Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marion County.

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

Bridgeport   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bible Cemetery
 
Cowan   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bible Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bible Cemetery
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bible Cemetery
 
South Pittsburg   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bible Cemetery
 
Stevenson   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bible Cemetery
 
Tracy City   [Map]
 - Located in Grundy County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Bible Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - 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 Bible Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Madison County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Marshall County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Catoosa County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Chattooga County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Dade County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Walker County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Bradley County:     Cyndi's
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Cannon County:     Cyndi's
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Coffee County:     Cyndi's
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Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Grundy County:     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
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Meigs County:     Cyndi's
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Moore County:     Cyndi's
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Rhea County:     Cyndi's
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Rutherford County:     Cyndi's
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Sequatchie County:     Cyndi's
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Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
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White County:     Cyndi's
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Williamson County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Marion County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Marion County
 

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bible Cemetery

Beene Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Bible Cemetery

Beene Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Bible Cemetery

Chaudoin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bible Cemetery

Cumberland View Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Bible Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #11094<3>

Ford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Bible Cemetery

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Bible Cemetery

Gilliam Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bible Cemetery

Glover Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bible Cemetery

Gregg Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Grundy County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Bible Cemetery

Griffith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bible Cemetery

Gudger Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Bible Cemetery

Hargiss Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bible Cemetery

Hoge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bible Cemetery

Jumpoff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Bible Cemetery

Lasater Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Bible Cemetery

Little White Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bible Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Bible Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bible Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bible Cemetery

Old County Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bible Cemetery

Orme Mtn. Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Bible Cemetery

Owen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Bible Cemetery

Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Bible Cemetery

Pryor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bible Cemetery

Raulston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bible Cemetery

Richards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Bible Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Bible Cemetery

Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bible Cemetery

Tate Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Bible Cemetery

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Bible Cemetery

Trussell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bible Cemetery

White Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Grundy County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Bible Cemetery

Wynne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Bible Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Bible 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 Bible Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1277208   (Name of Record: Bible Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 35.113136     Lon: -85.7441389   [Map]
Elev: 195         Map Name: South Pittsburg

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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.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Bible Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1131, Longitude: -85.7441     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bible Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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