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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 Maury County.

The county seat for Maury County is located in Columbia. Columbia lies just to the south of the Brown Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.7248°   (35° 43' 29")

Lon:   -87.0708°   (-87° 4' 14")

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 16 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Brown Cemetery.

Armour Village   [Map]     Mount Pleasant   [Map]    
Columbia   [Map]     New Flys Village   [Map]    
Duplex   [Map]     New Town   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Old Town   [Map]    
Franklin   [Map]     Peytonsville   [Map]    
Frierson Town   [Map]     Primm Springs   [Map]    
Greenfield Bend   [Map]     Thompson's Station   [Map]    
Hill Town   [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 Brown Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Maury County.

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

Brentwood   [Map]
 - Located in Williamson County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Centerville   [Map]
 - Located in Hickman County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Columbia   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Fairview   [Map]
 - Located in Williamson County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Located in Williamson County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Lewisburg   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Lynnville   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South (S) of the Brown Cemetery
 
Mount Pleasant   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brown Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 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 Maury County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Limestone County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bedford County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Benton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cannon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cheatham County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Davidson County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dickson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Giles County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hickman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Houston County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Humphreys County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lewis County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Moore County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Robertson County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Rutherford County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Sumner County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Wayne County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Williamson County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Wilson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Maury County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Maury 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 82 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 Maury County.

Adkison Cemetery   [Map]

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

Aiken Cemetery   [Map]

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

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]

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

Andrews Cemetery   [Map]

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

Black Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blackman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brooks Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brooks Cemetery   [Map]

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

Burnett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cave Spring Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chrite Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cook - Caughron Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dodson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dodson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Brown Cemetery

Dodson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Dowell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Erwin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fitzgerald Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Brown Cemetery

Fitzgerald Cemetery   [Map]

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

Foster Cemetery   [Map]

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

Foster Cemetery   [Map]

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

Galloway Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gaskill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Godwin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Goshen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harlem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Haywood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Haywood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Herring Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hight Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hight Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hilltown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hughes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jocobs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson - Oakley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

Knob Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lasting Hope Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lawrence Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]

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

McKee Cemetery   [Map]

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

McKnight Cemetery   [Map]

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

Meadow Lawn Memorial Garden   [Map]

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Wesley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Neapolis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Knob Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Polk Cemetery   [Map]

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

Porter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rail Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roundtree Cemetery   [Map]

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

Santa Fe Cemetery   [Map]

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

Satlerfield Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Sedberry Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Sedberry Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Sewell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tate Cemetery   [Map]

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

Terrell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Theta Cemetery   [Map]

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

Theta Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tidwell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Williamson County

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

Timmons Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vestal Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vestal Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Brown Cemetery

Voorhies Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Watson Cemetery   [Map]

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

West Cemetery   [Map]

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

West Point Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Brown Cemetery

White Cemetery   [Map]

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

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wisener Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wisner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Witherspoon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Woody Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) 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 #1646146   (Name of Record: Brown Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Maury
Lat: 35.7247914     Lon: -87.070839   [Map]
Elev: 216         Map Name: Godwin

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Tennessee

About Maury County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 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: 35.7248, Longitude: -87.0708     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Brown Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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