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The location of Cedar Springs Cemetery









A visit to the Cedar Springs Cemetery ...

The location of the Cedar Springs 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 Cedar Springs Cemetery ...

The Cedar Springs Cemetery is located in McMinn County.

The county seat for McMinn County is located in Athens. Athens lies just to the north northeast of the Cedar Springs Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.4190°   (35° 25' 8")

Lon:   -84.6158°   (-84° 36' 56")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Cedar Springs Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]     Delano   [Map]    
Bell Spring   [Map]     Englewood   [Map]    
Bellefounte   [Map]     Etowah   [Map]    
Benton   [Map]     Goodsprings   [Map]    
Calhoun   [Map]     Lamontville   [Map]    
Charleston   [Map]     Madisonville   [Map]    
Chestuee   [Map]     Niota   [Map]    
Claxton   [Map]     Sweetwater   [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 Cedar Springs Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in McMinn County.

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery
 
Benton   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery
 
Calhoun   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery
 
Cleveland   [Map]
 - Located in Bradley County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery
 
Englewood   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery
 
Etowah   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery
 
Madisonville   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery
 
Sweetwater   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery
 
Tellico Plains   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Springs 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 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 Cedar Springs Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to McMinn County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Catoosa County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Fannin County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Gilmer County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Murray County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Towns County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Union County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Walker County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Whitfield County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Cherokee County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Clay County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Graham County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Anderson County:     Cyndi's
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Bledsoe County:     Cyndi's
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Blount County:     Cyndi's
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Bradley County:     Cyndi's
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Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
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Knox County:     Cyndi's
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Loudon County:     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Meigs County:     Cyndi's
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Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Rhea County:     Cyndi's
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Roane County:     Cyndi's
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Sequatchie County:     Cyndi's
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Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
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White County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of McMinn 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 52 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cedar Springs Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in McMinn County.

Bethsalem Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Burns Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery

Cate Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery

Clearwater Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cochran Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery

Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dennis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Double Springs Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Goodsprings Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery

Hammond Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hilltop Cemetery   [Map]

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

Horton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery

Idlewild Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johns Cemetery   [Map]

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

Long Cemetery   [Map]

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

Malone Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mars Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Matlock Cemetery   [Map]

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

McMahan Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

McMinn County Cemetery   [Map]

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

McMinn Memory Gardens   [Map]

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

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Cumberland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery

Netherland - Rice Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery

New Eastanallee Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Springs Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #16338<3>

Niota Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Eastanallee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pickens Cemetery   [Map]

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

Piney Grove UMC Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]

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

Riceville Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rogers Creek Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Simpson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Slacks Cemetery   [Map]

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

Slacks Cemetery   [Map]

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

South Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sunrise Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thorn Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Union Chapel UMC Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wesleyanna Cemetery   [Map]

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

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Cedar Springs 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 Cedar Springs Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1956195   (Name of Record: Cedar Springs Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: McMinn
Lat: 35.4189621     Lon: -84.6157686   [Map]
Elev: 262         Map Name: Athens

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About McMinn County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for McMinn County: www.mcminncounty.org/

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 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 Cedar Springs Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4190, Longitude: -84.6158     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cedar Springs 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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