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The location of Burttram Cemetery









A visit to the Burttram Cemetery ...

The location of the Burttram 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 Burttram Cemetery ...

The Burttram Cemetery is located in Meigs County.

The county seat for Meigs County is located in Decatur. Decatur lies just to the east of the Burttram Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.5228°   (35° 31' 22")

Lon:   -84.8522°   (-84° 51' 7")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Burttram Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]     Englewood   [Map]    
Bell Spring   [Map]     Goodsprings   [Map]    
Bellefounte   [Map]     Graysville   [Map]    
Birchwood   [Map]     Hopewell   [Map]    
Calhoun   [Map]     Lakewood Village   [Map]    
Cayuga Town   [Map]     Lamontville   [Map]    
Charleston   [Map]     Ninemile   [Map]    
Chestuee   [Map]     Niota   [Map]    
Claxton   [Map]     Pikeville   [Map]    
Countryside Village   [Map]     Pioneer Village   [Map]    
Cumberland Spring   [Map]     Spring City   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     Summer City   [Map]    
Decatur   [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 Burttram Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Meigs County.

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burttram Cemetery
 
Calhoun   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burttram Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burttram Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Burttram Cemetery
 
Englewood   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burttram Cemetery
 
Pikeville   [Map]
 - Located in Bledsoe County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Burttram Cemetery
 
Spring City   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Burttram Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 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 Burttram Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Meigs County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Meigs 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 55 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Burttram Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ball Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethsadia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Burttram Cemetery

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Clear Springs Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Cooke Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Burttram Cemetery

Correll Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cotton Port Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Burttram Cemetery

Craven Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

DeArmond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Burttram Cemetery

Decatur Cemetery   [Map]

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

Early Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Evens Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Burttram Cemetery

Ewing Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Forest Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Goodfield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hazelwood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Hood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Howerton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Howser Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hunter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Burttram Cemetery

Hurst Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Leuty Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Locke Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mynatt Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Old Goodfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Burttram Cemetery

Old Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Perry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pierce Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Porter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Porter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Porter - Ward Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Pritchett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Sims Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Slave Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Burttram Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Smith - Wilkey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Smyrna Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Sneed Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Spence Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Stewart Cemetery   [Map]

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

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Burttram Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ward Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Waterhouse Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Watkins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Webb Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Burttram 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 Burttram Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1305560   (Name of Record: Burttram Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Meigs
Lat: 35.522849     Lon: -84.8521692   [Map]
Elev: 226         Map Name: Decatur

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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 'straight-line' 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 Burttram Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5228, Longitude: -84.8522     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Burttram Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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