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The location of Bloody Branch Cemetery









A visit to the Bloody Branch Cemetery ...

The location of the Bloody Branch 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 Bloody Branch Cemetery ...

The Bloody Branch Cemetery is located in Wayne County. The county seat for Wayne County is located in Waynesboro.

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

Lat:   35.3145°   (35° 18' 52")

Lon:   -87.8967°   (-87° 53' 48")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 66 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bloody Branch Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barnes Graves   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Bawcom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Benham - Hughes - Speer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Bennett Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Black Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Blackshire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Boyd - Lynch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Brashier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hardin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Brewer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Cypert - Copeland - Lay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Cypert - Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Dicus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Dillon Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Elliott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Evans Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Flat Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Gilmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hardin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Grigg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Grimes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Haggard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Helton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Hog Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Holt Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Hutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Leatherwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Leatherwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Lizard Glade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Lynn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Montague Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Mt. Heber Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Newborn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Nowlin Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Old Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Parker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Prater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Primitive Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Ralph Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Rayburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Throgmorton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Tole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Tune Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Warrington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hardin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hardin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hardin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
William Riley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Worley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Bloody Branch Cemetery.

Adamsville   [Map]     Linden   [Map]    
Beardstown   [Map]     Milledgeville   [Map]    
Cedar Grove   [Map]     New Town   [Map]    
Clifton   [Map]     Parsons   [Map]    
Cloverdale (AL)   [Map]     Pyburn   [Map]    
Collinwood   [Map]     Saltillo   [Map]    
Crump   [Map]     Sardis   [Map]    
Decaturville   [Map]     Savannah   [Map]    
Dunbar   [Map]     Scotts Hill   [Map]    
Flatwoods   [Map]     Slab Town   [Map]    
Hohenwald   [Map]     Waynesboro   [Map]    
Iron City   [Map]     Zip City (AL)   [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 Bloody Branch Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wayne County.

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

Adamsville   [Map]
 - Located in McNairy County
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the West (W) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Clifton   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Collinwood   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Decaturville   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Hohenwald   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Parsons   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Sardis   [Map]
 - Located in Henderson County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Savannah   [Map]
 - Located in Hardin County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Scotts Hill   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bloody Branch Cemetery
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Bloody Branch 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 helpful 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 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 Bloody Branch Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Wayne County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Lauderdale County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Hickman County:     Cyndi's
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Maury County:     Cyndi's
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McNairy County:     Cyndi's
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Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1641756   (Name of Record: Bloody Branch Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wayne
Lat: 35.3145217     Lon: -87.8966937   [Map]
Elev: 162         Map Name: Eagle Creek

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wayne County: www.waynecountytn.org/

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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Bloody Branch Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3145, Longitude: -87.8967     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bloody Branch Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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