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(Lincoln County, Tennessee)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Bruce Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 seven sections:

The Location of the Bruce Cemetery...

The Bruce Cemetery is located in Lincoln County. The county seat for Lincoln County is located in Fayetteville.

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

Lat:   35.1120°   (35° 6' 43")

Lon:   -86.8114°   (-86° 48' 41")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Bruce Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Bruce Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Bruce Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Bruce Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lincoln County.

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

Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 
Fayetteville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Pulaski   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 80 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Bruce Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abernathy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Abernathy Cemetery (FAG ID #8472)
 
Allsup Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Bee Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Birdsong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Blanche Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Bledsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Boswell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Corpier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Dunlap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Dunnavant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Eagin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
East Cyruston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Elkton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Elkton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Ewing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Farrar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Frankewing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Gatlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
George Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
George Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Gill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Gunter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Halbert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Hastings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Hedgpeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Hereford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Houze Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Hovis - Gregory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Lewter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Maddox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Major Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
McBurg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Melton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Merrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Metcalf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Minatra Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
New Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Osburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Phelps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Rambo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Roper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Sugg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Thorpe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Whitaker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 
Youngs Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bruce Cemetery
 - Located in Giles County
 
Zimmerman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bruce Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bruce Cemetery.

Ardmore   [Map]Dellrose   [Map]Fayetteville   [Map]
Ardmore (AL)   [Map]Dickson Town   [Map]Green Field   [Map]
Aymett Town   [Map]Elk Mill Village   [Map]Park City Heights   [Map]
Boonshill   [Map]Elkmont Springs   [Map]Park City   [Map]
Caro (AL)   [Map]Elkmont (AL)   [Map]Pearl City   [Map]
Cornersville   [Map]Elkton   [Map]Pulaski   [Map]
Delina   [Map]Estaville (AL)   [Map]Toney (AL)   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 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 Bruce Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lincoln County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marshall County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hickman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rutherford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

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 Bruce 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 Bruce Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1645184   (Name of Record: Bruce Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lincoln
Lat: 35.1120264     Lon: -86.8113903   [Map]
Elev: 195         Map Name: Dellrose

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Tennessee

About Lincoln County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1120, Longitude: -86.8114     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bruce Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Bruce Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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