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The location of Choate Cemetery









A visit to the Choate Cemetery ...

The location of the Choate 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 Choate Cemetery ...

The Choate Cemetery is located in Wayne County. The county seat for Wayne County is located in Waynesboro.

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

Lat:   35.4370°   (35° 26' 13")

Lon:   -87.7131°   (-87° 42' 47")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 48 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Choate Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Banks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Barnes Graves   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Beatty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Bromley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Chappell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Choate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Churchwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Copeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Dabbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Dabbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Flatwoods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Fortyeight Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Fortyeight Forge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Graves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Greeson Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Hollabaugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Keeton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Kelley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Little Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Mannie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Choate Cemetery
 
McDonald Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Melton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Merideth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Popes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Skelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Staggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Throgmorton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Trace Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Turnbow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Voorhies Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Wayne County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Choate Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Choate Cemetery.

Aetna   [Map]     Iron City   [Map]    
Beardstown   [Map]     Lawrenceburg   [Map]    
Centerville   [Map]     Linden   [Map]    
Clifton   [Map]     Lobelville   [Map]    
Collinwood   [Map]     Loretto   [Map]    
Decaturville   [Map]     Park Grove   [Map]    
Dunbar   [Map]     Parsons   [Map]    
Ethridge   [Map]     Saltillo   [Map]    
Flatwoods   [Map]     Waynesboro   [Map]    
Flatwoods   [Map]     Webber City   [Map]    
Hohenwald   [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 Choate Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wayne County.

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

Centerville   [Map]
 - Located in Hickman County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Clifton   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Collinwood   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Decaturville   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Hohenwald   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Lawrenceburg   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Loretto   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Parsons   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Choate Cemetery
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Choate Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - 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 Choate Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Wayne County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Chester County:     Cyndi's
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Decatur County:     Cyndi's
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Dickson County:     Cyndi's
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Giles County:     Cyndi's
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Hardin County:     Cyndi's
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Henderson County:     Cyndi's
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Hickman County:     Cyndi's
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Humphreys County:     Cyndi's
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Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
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Lewis County:     Cyndi's
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Maury County:     Cyndi's
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McNairy County:     Cyndi's
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Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Williamson County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1305909   (Name of Record: Choate Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wayne
Lat: 35.437019     Lon: -87.7130789   [Map]
Elev: 197         Map Name: Topsy

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wayne County: www.waynecountytn.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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Choate Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4370, Longitude: -87.7131     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Choate Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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