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Our GPS coordinates for the Cherry 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 Cherry Cemetery...

The Cherry Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Winchester.

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

Lat:   35.2454°   (35° 14' 43")

Lon:   -85.9378°   (-85° 56' 16")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Cherry 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 Cherry Cemetery.

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


 

  Cherry Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Altamont   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Cowan   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Manchester   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
South Pittsburg   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Tracy City   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Tullahoma   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Winchester   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cherry Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 93 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cherry Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alto Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Austell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
B.F. Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Bass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Bass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Bostick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Brakefield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Braton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Buckner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Buckner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Buckner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Caldwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Camp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Champion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Delzell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Dotson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Eastern Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Farris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Featherston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Featherston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Fields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Finney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Floyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Gipson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Goodman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Gum Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Hargiss Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Harrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Henley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Henley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Henley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Herriford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Herriford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Ikard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Ives Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Lappin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Laxon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
McDowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
McKelvey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Monteagle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
O'Dear Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Old Baptist Graveyard   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Oliver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Ooley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Partin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Partin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Patton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Pearson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Pelham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Penny Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Perkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Prairie Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Roe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Rowe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
St. Andrews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Sewell - Bowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Sherrill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Simp West Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Stevens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Swann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Swann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
University Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 
Wileman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Wilkinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Cemetery
 - Located in Coffee County
 
Wise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Cherry Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Altamont   [Map]Gruetli-Laager   [Map]Sal City   [Map]
Coalmont   [Map]Homaway Village   [Map]Sewanee   [Map]
Cowan   [Map]Lankford Town   [Map]Tracy City   [Map]
Decherd   [Map]Manchester   [Map]Tullahoma   [Map]
Estill Springs   [Map]Monteagle   [Map]White City   [Map]
Forest Mill   [Map]Orme   [Map]Winchester   [Map]
Greenhaw   [Map]Royal Oaks   [Map]Winton Town   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 Cherry Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

DeKalb County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson 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      
Catoosa County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bledsoe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cannon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hamilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rhea County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rutherford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sequatchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
White County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Cherry 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 Cherry Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1280337   (Name of Record: Cherry Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 35.2453594     Lon: -85.9377572   [Map]
Elev: 317         Map Name: Sewanee

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincotn.us/

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: 35.2454, Longitude: -85.9378     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cherry Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cherry 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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