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The location of Brown Cemetery









A visit to the Brown Cemetery ...

The location of the Brown 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 Brown Cemetery ...

The Brown Cemetery is located in Dickson County.

The county seat for Dickson County is located in Charlotte. Charlotte lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the north northwest of the Brown Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.0170°   (36° 1' 1")

Lon:   -87.2486°   (-87° 14' 54")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Brown 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 Brown Cemetery.

Ashland City   [Map]     Nunnelly   [Map]    
Bell Town   [Map]     Old Town   [Map]    
Burns   [Map]     Pegram   [Map]    
Centerville   [Map]     Primm Springs   [Map]    
Charlotte   [Map]     Tennessee City   [Map]    
Dickson   [Map]     Tennessee Towne   [Map]    
Dunn Chapel   [Map]     Vanleer   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     White Bluff   [Map]    
Hill Town   [Map]     White Oak Flat   [Map]    
Kingston Springs   [Map]     Whitehouse   [Map]    
New Flys Village   [Map]     Woods Valley   [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 Brown Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Dickson County.

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

Ashland City   [Map]
 - Located in Cheatham County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Burns   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Centerville   [Map]
 - Located in Hickman County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Charlotte   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Dickson   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Fairview   [Map]
 - Located in Williamson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Located in Williamson County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brown Cemetery
 
McEwen   [Map]
 - Located in Humphreys County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brown Cemetery
 
White Bluff   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brown 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 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 Brown Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Dickson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Christian County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Logan County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Todd County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Bedford County:     Cyndi's
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Benton County:     Cyndi's
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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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Giles County:     Cyndi's
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Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Hickman County:     Cyndi's
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Houston County:     Cyndi's
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Humphreys County:     Cyndi's
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Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
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Lewis 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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Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Robertson County:     Cyndi's
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Wayne 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 Dickson County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Dickson 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 80 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Brown Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adcock Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8501<3>

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carothers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cedar Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Brown Cemetery

Chester Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Clifton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Brown Cemetery

Cooper Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

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

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Brown Cemetery

Craigfield Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Brown Cemetery

Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Daniel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Brown Cemetery

Dugan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dunnagan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Brown Cemetery

Dunnagan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Brown Cemetery

Fowlkes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Frazier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Brown Cemetery

Fulgum Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gillin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Brown Cemetery

Green Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

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

Green Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hammonds Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harrison Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Hassell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Brown Cemetery

Hogin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Brown Cemetery

Holland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Brown Cemetery

Hood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Brown Cemetery

Hudgins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Brown Cemetery

Hutton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Brown Cemetery

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Brown Cemetery

Jordan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ladd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lampley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lampley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Luther Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Brown Cemetery

Luther Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mangrum Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Mangrum Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

McCord Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

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

McCord Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Brown Cemetery

Moss Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Brown Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Brown Cemetery

Myatt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Brown Cemetery

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Brown Cemetery

Olds Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Brown Cemetery

Overbey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

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

Overbey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

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

Pinkerton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Porter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Brown Cemetery

Potts Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Brown Cemetery

Price Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Brown Cemetery

Rainey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

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

Register Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Brown Cemetery

Rials Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Brown Cemetery

Richardson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Richardson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Brown Cemetery

Richardson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Sullivan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Tidwell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tidwell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tidwell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

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

Tomlinson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tucker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Brown Cemetery

Vineyard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Brown Cemetery

Weems Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

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

Welch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Brown Cemetery

White Bluff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Brown Cemetery

White Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wiley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Brown Cemetery

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Brown Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #20356

Wright Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Yates Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hickman County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Brown Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Brown 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 Brown Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1647700   (Name of Record: Brown Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dickson
Lat: 36.0170065     Lon: -87.2486203   [Map]
Elev: 193         Map Name: White Bluff

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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 Brown Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0170, Longitude: -87.2486     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Brown 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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