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The location of Blair Cemetery









A visit to the Blair Cemetery ...

The location of the Blair 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 Blair Cemetery ...

The Blair Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Winchester.

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

Lat:   35.2262°   (35° 13' 34")

Lon:   -86.1150°   (-86° 6' 53")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 111 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Blair Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Franklin County.

Acklen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blair Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8474<3>
 
Asia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Austell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Bass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Bass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Beth Page Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Bostick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Brakefield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Braton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Buckner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Buckner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Carson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Champion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Clemmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Corn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Blair Cemetery
 
County Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Coutta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Darwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Decherd City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Decherd Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Decherd Negro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Delzell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Denson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Donaldson - Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Duncans Stagecoach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Elder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Estill Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Fanning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Farris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Farris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Farris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Featherston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Featherston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Fields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Finney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Francis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Goshen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Gossage Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Hanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Harris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Hendon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Herriford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Herriford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Hudgins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Hunt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Kaserman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Lance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Little Hurricane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Lynch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
McCollum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
McIlheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
McKelvey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
McLlheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Miescher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Mt. Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Mullikin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
New Awalt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
New Center Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Old Bethpage Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Old Grays Mill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Oliver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Owens Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Partin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Pauper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Paynes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Poe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Prairie Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Roe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Scivally - Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Sharp Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Shasteen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Simp West Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Simpson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Stevens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Wallis - Estill - Hayden - March Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Winchester City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Winchester Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Womack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blair Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Blair Cemetery.

Beans Creek   [Map]     Manchester   [Map]    
Cascade Hollow   [Map]     Monteagle   [Map]    
Cowan   [Map]     Normandy   [Map]    
Decherd   [Map]     Raus   [Map]    
Estill Springs   [Map]     Royal Oaks   [Map]    
Flintville   [Map]     Sal City   [Map]    
Forest Mill   [Map]     Sewanee   [Map]    
Greenhaw   [Map]     Tracy City   [Map]    
Greerton (AL)   [Map]     Tullahoma   [Map]    
Homaway Village   [Map]     Winchester   [Map]    
Huntland   [Map]     Winton Town   [Map]    
Lynchburg   [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 Blair Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Franklin County.

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

Cowan   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Lynchburg   [Map]
 - Located in Moore County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Manchester   [Map]
 - Located in Coffee County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Tracy City   [Map]
 - Located in Grundy County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Tullahoma   [Map]
 - Located in Coffee County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Blair Cemetery
 
Winchester   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Blair Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 - 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 Blair Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Jackson County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Blair 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 Blair Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1318578   (Name of Record: Blair Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 35.2261936     Lon: -86.1149852   [Map]
Elev: 292         Map Name: Winchester

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincotn.us/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.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.

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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 Blair Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2262, Longitude: -86.1150     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Blair 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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