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The location of Charleston Cemetery









A visit to the Charleston Cemetery ...

The location of the Charleston 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 Charleston Cemetery ...

The Charleston Cemetery is located in Bradley County.

The county seat for Bradley County is located in Cleveland. Cleveland lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of the Charleston Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.2848°   (35° 17' 5")

Lon:   -84.7538°   (-84° 45' 13")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Charleston Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]     Countryside Village   [Map]    
Bellefounte   [Map]     Decatur   [Map]    
Benton   [Map]     Delano   [Map]    
Birchwood   [Map]     East Cleveland   [Map]    
Calhoun   [Map]     Etowah   [Map]    
Cayuga Town   [Map]     Goodsprings   [Map]    
Charleston   [Map]     Hopewell   [Map]    
Chestuee   [Map]     Lamontville   [Map]    
Claxton   [Map]     South Cleveland   [Map]    
Cleveland   [Map]     Wildwood Lake   [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 Charleston Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Bradley County.

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Charleston Cemetery
 
Benton   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Charleston Cemetery
 
Calhoun   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Charleston Cemetery
 
Cleveland   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Charleston Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Charleston Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of the Charleston Cemetery
 
Englewood   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Charleston Cemetery
 
Etowah   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Charleston Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start 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 Charleston Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Bradley County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Catoosa County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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McMinn County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Bradley 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 62 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Charleston Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Atkinson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Baker Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Barner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8915<3>

Beech Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bellefounte Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethel Springs Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Blevins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #9401

Britton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Candies Creek Company Cemetery   [Map]

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

Center Point Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chambers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chilcutt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Clear Springs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Council Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Crabtree Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Double Springs Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Eldredge Camp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Erwin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Charleston Cemetery

Gee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12331

Hambright Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Hanks Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Charleston Cemetery

Hennegers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Henry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hiwassee Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Jones Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

King Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14350

Maddux Cemetery   [Map]

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

McBrien - Burdett Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCarthy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Charleston Cemetery

McKinney Cemetery   [Map]

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

Murphy Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Eastanallee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

New Friendship Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Eastanallee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Old Swafford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Pickens Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Plank Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Prater Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Purselley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Renslow Cemetery   [Map]

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

Riceville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1637555

Shelton Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Simpson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Spriggs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Charleston Cemetery

Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Sunset Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Swafford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Swafford - David Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tasso Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tasso Cemetery   [Map]

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

Trew Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Weir Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Charleston Cemetery

Williamson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Womack Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Charleston Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Charleston 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 Charleston Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1317948   (Name of Record: Charleston Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bradley
Lat: 35.2847953     Lon: -84.7538297   [Map]
Elev: 229         Map Name: Charleston

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About Bradley County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bradley County: www.bradleyco.net/

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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Charleston Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2848, Longitude: -84.7538     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Charleston 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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