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(Wayne County, Tennessee)


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Profile for the Copeland Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Copeland 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 Copeland Cemetery...

The Copeland 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 Copeland Cemetery

Lat:   35.2340°   (35° 14' 2")

Lon:   -87.7122°   (-87° 42' 43")

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

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


 

  Copeland Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Copeland 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 Copeland Cemetery.

Clifton   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Collinwood   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Hohenwald   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 - Located in Lewis County
 
Lawrenceburg   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) of the Copeland Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Loretto   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Copeland Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 66 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Copeland Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bedford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Bennett Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Black Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Brewer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Brewer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Bucksnort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Butler Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Collinwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Cromwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Cypert - Copeland - Lay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Cypert - Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Dial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Dixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Downing - Byler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Factory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Fishtrap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Fortyeight Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Fortyeight Forge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Gallaher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Greeson Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Griggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Haley - Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Harbour Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Hesse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Hog Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Holden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Horton Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Kea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Keeton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Kelley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the King Cemetery (FAG ID #14329)
 
Leatherwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Love Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Lynn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Masonic Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
McCall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
McGee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
McGlamery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Morrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Old Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Ralph Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Risner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Shawnette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Shields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Wayne County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Copeland Cemetery
 
Wayne County Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Copeland Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Copeland Cemetery.

Arnot (AL)   [Map]Flatwoods   [Map]Park Grove   [Map]
Atlas (AL)   [Map]Green Hill (AL)   [Map]Rascal Town   [Map]
Belew (AL)   [Map]Hohenwald   [Map]Saint Florian (AL)   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Iron City   [Map]Saint Joseph   [Map]
Cloverdale (AL)   [Map]Lawrenceburg   [Map]Slabtown (AL)   [Map]
Collinwood   [Map]Lexington (AL)   [Map]Waynesboro   [Map]
Ethridge   [Map]Loretto   [Map]Webber City   [Map]
Flatwoods   [Map]McGee Town (AL)   [Map]Zip City (AL)   [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 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 Copeland Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Wayne County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
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    
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    
Hickman 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    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall 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    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1269490   (Name of Record: Copeland Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wayne
Lat: 35.2339685     Lon: -87.712246   [Map]
Elev: 322         Map Name: Collinwood

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Tennessee

About Wayne County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wayne County: www.waynecountytn.org/

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: 35.2340, Longitude: -87.7122     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Copeland Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Copeland 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 from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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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