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(Perry County, Tennessee)


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The location of Clayborne Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Clayborne Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Clayborne 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.

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The Location of the Clayborne Cemetery...

The Clayborne Cemetery is located in Perry County. The county seat for Perry County is located in Linden.

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

Lat:   35.7412°   (35° 44' 28")

Lon:   -87.9595°   (-87° 57' 34")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Clayborne Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Bakerville   [Map]
 - Located in Humphreys County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Bruceton   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Camden   [Map]
 - Located in Benton County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Clifton   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the South (S) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Decaturville   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Hohenwald   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Lexington   [Map]
 - Located in Henderson County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Parsons   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Scotts Hill   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Waverly   [Map]
 - Located in Humphreys County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clayborne Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Clayborne Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Bawcum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Bawcum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Bradley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Benton County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #9599<4>
 
Britts Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Cheney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Choate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Daniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Denson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Griggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Hartley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Haynes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Hendrix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Hunt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Lain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Ledbetter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Manley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Benton County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #15065
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Nix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Northern Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Old Morgans Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Benton County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Pace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Parrish Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Raney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Strickland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Tanner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Weems Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Wesson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clayborne Cemetery
 
Wilkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clayborne Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Clayborne Cemetery.

Aetna   [Map]Decaturville   [Map]New Johnsonville   [Map]
Bakerville   [Map]Dunbar   [Map]Parkers Crossroads   [Map]
Beardstown   [Map]Flatwoods   [Map]Parsons   [Map]
Bruceton   [Map]Hohenwald   [Map]Sandy Point   [Map]
Camden   [Map]Hollow Rock   [Map]Scotts Hill   [Map]
Cedar Grove   [Map]Jeannette   [Map]Waverly   [Map]
Clarksburg   [Map]Lexington   [Map]Whitehouse   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Linden   [Map]Wildlife Cove Village   [Map]
Concord   [Map]Lobelville   [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 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 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 Clayborne Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Perry County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chester County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Decatur County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dickson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gibson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henderson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hickman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Humphreys County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McNairy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stewart County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Weakley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1280632   (Name of Record: Clayborne Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Perry
Lat: 35.7411771     Lon: -87.9594747   [Map]
Elev: 116         Map Name: Pine View

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Perry County: www.perrycountytennessee.com/

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: 35.7412, Longitude: -87.9595     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Clayborne Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Clayborne 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting 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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<4>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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