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The location of Chattanooga National Cemetery









A visit to the Chattanooga National Cemetery ...

The location of the Chattanooga National 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 five sections:

The Location of the Chattanooga National Cemetery ...

The Chattanooga National Cemetery is located in Hamilton County.

The county seat for Hamilton County is located in Chattanooga. Chattanooga lies just to the west northwest of the Chattanooga National Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.0354°   (35° 2' 7")

Lon:   -85.2889°   (-85° 17' 20")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Chattanooga National Cemetery.

Brainerd Hills   [Map]     Lookout Mountain   [Map]    
Chattanooga Valley (GA)   [Map]     Lookout Mountain (GA)   [Map]    
Chattanooga   [Map]     Lupton City   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Park City (GA)   [Map]    
Dewberry Town (GA)   [Map]     Red Bank   [Map]    
East Brainerd   [Map]     Ridgeside   [Map]    
East Ridge   [Map]     Rock City (GA)   [Map]    
Fairview (GA)   [Map]     Rossville (GA)   [Map]    
Flintstone (GA)   [Map]     Signal Mountain   [Map]    
Fort Oglethorpe (GA)   [Map]     Tiftonia   [Map]    
Fountain Village   [Map]     Valley Village   [Map]    
Indian Springs (GA)   [Map]     Walden   [Map]    
Lake Village   [Map]     Wildwood (GA)   [Map]    
Lakeview (GA)   [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 Chattanooga National Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hamilton County.

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery
 
East Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery
 
Rossville   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County (GA)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery
 
Signal Mountain   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Chattanooga National 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 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 Chattanooga National Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hamilton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bartow County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Catoosa County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Chattooga County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Dade 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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Floyd County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Gilmer County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Gordon County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Murray 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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Bledsoe County:     Cyndi's
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Bradley County:     Cyndi's
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Coffee County:     Cyndi's
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Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Grundy County:     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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McMinn County:     Cyndi's
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Meigs County:     Cyndi's
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Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Rhea County:     Cyndi's
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Sequatchie County:     Cyndi's
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Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
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Warren County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Hamilton County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Hamilton 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 53 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Chattanooga National Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beason Cemetery   [Map]

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

Beck Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #9069<3>

Blackwell Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Catoosa County (GA)

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1706353

B'nai Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Boydston Community Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #9562

Brainerd Mission Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery

Chattanooga Confederate Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chattanooga Memorial Park   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #10429

Citizens Cemetery   [Map]

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

Citizens Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cloud Springs Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Catoosa County (GA)

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

Deakins Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Dade County (GA)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery

Dixon Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Catoosa County (GA)

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

Ellis Family Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Walker County (GA)

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

Forest Hills Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12061

Fryar Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fryar Cemetery   [Map]

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

Greenhill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12648

Hamilton Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Hancock Cemetery   [Map]

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

Highland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Humphrey Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Walker County (GA)

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

Jackson Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Dade County (GA)

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

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kelly's Ferry Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Kings Point Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kirklin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lakewood East Memory Gardens   [Map]

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

Lakewood Memory Gardens West   [Map]

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

Lakewood Memory Gardens (GA)   [Map]

Located in Catoosa County (GA)

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #34891

Lakewood Memory Gardens   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14448

Lomenick Cemetery   [Map]

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

Magill Cemetery   [Map]

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

McNabb Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Mills Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Walker County (GA)

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

Mission Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2644722

Mission Ridge Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Walker County (GA)

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

Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]

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

Newnan Springs Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Catoosa County (GA)

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #35855

Pine Grove Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Catoosa County (GA)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery

Pleasant Gardens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Chattanooga National Cemetery

Pot Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Shepherd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sivley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tennessee - Georgia Memorial Park (GA)   [Map]

Located in Walker County (GA)

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

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tittle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilson Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Walker County (GA)

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

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 Chattanooga National Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0354, Longitude: -85.2889     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Chattanooga National 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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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