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The location of Brooks Cemetery









A visit to the Brooks Cemetery ...

The location of the Brooks 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 Brooks Cemetery ...

The Brooks Cemetery is located in Hickman County.

The county seat for Hickman County is located in Centerville. Centerville lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the west of the Brooks Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.7765°   (35° 46' 35")

Lon:   -87.2292°   (-87° 13' 45")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Brooks Cemetery.

Aetna   [Map]     Hill Town   [Map]    
Armour Village   [Map]     Kingston Springs   [Map]    
Burns   [Map]     Mount Pleasant   [Map]    
Centerville   [Map]     New Flys Village   [Map]    
Columbia   [Map]     New Town   [Map]    
Dickson   [Map]     Nunnelly   [Map]    
Duplex   [Map]     Old Town   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Primm Springs   [Map]    
Franklin   [Map]     Thompson's Station   [Map]    
Frierson Town   [Map]     White Bluff   [Map]    
Greenfield Bend   [Map]     Wilkes   [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 Brooks Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hickman County.

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

Burns   [Map]
 - Located in Dickson County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brooks Cemetery
 
Centerville   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of the Brooks Cemetery
 
Columbia   [Map]
 - Located in Maury County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brooks Cemetery
 
Dickson   [Map]
 - Located in Dickson County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brooks Cemetery
 
Fairview   [Map]
 - Located in Williamson County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brooks Cemetery
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Located in Williamson County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brooks Cemetery
 
Hohenwald   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brooks Cemetery
 
Mount Pleasant   [Map]
 - Located in Maury County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brooks Cemetery
 
White Bluff   [Map]
 - Located in Dickson County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North (N) of the Brooks Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites 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 Brooks Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hickman County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bedford County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Benton County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Cheatham County:     Cyndi's
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Davidson County:     Cyndi's
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Decatur County:     Cyndi's
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Dickson County:     Cyndi's
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Giles County:     Cyndi's
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Henderson County:     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
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Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Maury County:     Cyndi's
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Moore County:     Cyndi's
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Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Robertson County:     Cyndi's
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Williamson County:     Cyndi's
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Wilson County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Hickman County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Hickman 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 76 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Brooks Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkison Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Brooks Cemetery

Akin Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Alderson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Brooks Cemetery

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Alexandria Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Andrews Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Brooks Cemetery

Ashworth Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Brooks Cemetery

Beale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bingham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Blackburn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Brady Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Brooks Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Broom Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Brooks Cemetery

Bryant Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Brooks Cemetery

Byrd Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Charter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Brooks Cemetery

Cheairs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Cook - Caughron Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Crosby Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Brooks Cemetery

Darden Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Brooks Cemetery

Dunlan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Erwin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Finch Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Brooks Cemetery

Fly Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Ft. Cooper Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Gardner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Brooks Cemetery

Gaskill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

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

Goshen Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Greenbrier Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Greenfield Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Brooks Cemetery

Hanes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Harbison Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Hight Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

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

Hight Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Brooks Cemetery

Hilltown Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Brooks Cemetery

Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Johnson - Oakley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Johnsons Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Brooks Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Jones Valley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Kelley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Kellough Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Kinderhook Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Litton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Litton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mayberry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Brooks Cemetery

McKnight Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Mobley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oakley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Oakley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Brooks Cemetery

Potts Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Primm Cemetery   [Map]

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

Primm Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Rail Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Santa Fe Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

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

Sewell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Shouse Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Slaughter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Warf Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Brooks Cemetery

Williamsport Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Brooks Cemetery

Williamsport Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Brooks Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Brooks Cemetery

Woody Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Maury County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Brooks Cemetery

Worley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Brooks Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Brooks 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 Brooks Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1305435   (Name of Record: Brooks Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hickman
Lat: 35.776457     Lon: -87.2291759   [Map]
Elev: 195         Map Name: Primm Springs

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Brooks Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7765, Longitude: -87.2292     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Brooks Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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