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Our GPS coordinates for the Davis 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 Davis Cemetery...

The Davis Cemetery is located in Lincoln County. The county seat for Lincoln County is located in Fayetteville.

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

Lat:   35.0387°   (35° 2' 19")

Lon:   -86.5875°   (-86° 35' 15")

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

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


 

  Davis Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Fayetteville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Davis Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 76 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Davis Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baggerly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Bates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Bearden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Beavers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Beverly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Bevill Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Bray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Cabaniss Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Charity Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Corder - McCullock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Driskill Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Edmund Townsend Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Fife Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Grills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Hairston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Hanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Hazle Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Henderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Hester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Hopkins - Eastland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery
 
James Moore Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Kincaid Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Kirkland Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Land Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Lincoln Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Marys Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
McDavid Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
McFerrin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
McGee - McCartney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
McGehee Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
McNeal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Milam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Moyers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Neeley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
New Sharon Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Prosperity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Pruit - McCaa Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Pryor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Rawls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Routt - Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Rowland Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Sandlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Sandlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Southworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery
 
State Line Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Townsend Coover Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Davis Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Towry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Travis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Wells Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Whitworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Wicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Davis Cemetery.

Ardmore   [Map]Elk Mill Village   [Map]Meridianville (AL)   [Map]
Ardmore (AL)   [Map]Elkmont Springs   [Map]Moore's Mill (AL)   [Map]
Belleville   [Map]Elkton   [Map]New Market (AL)   [Map]
Boonshill   [Map]Estaville (AL)   [Map]Normal (AL)   [Map]
Caro (AL)   [Map]Fayetteville   [Map]Park City Heights   [Map]
Corder Crossroads   [Map]Flintville   [Map]Park City   [Map]
Country Village (AL)   [Map]Harvest (AL)   [Map]Pearl City   [Map]
Delina   [Map]Hazel Green (AL)   [Map]Toney (AL)   [Map]
Dellrose   [Map]Hillsboro (AL)   [Map]Wheelerton   [Map]
Dickson Town   [Map]Mercury (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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Davis Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lincoln 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    
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    
Madison County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marshall County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford 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    
Franklin 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    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis 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    
Maury County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rutherford 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 Lincoln County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Tennessee
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Tennessee

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 Davis 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 Davis Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1645205   (Name of Record: Davis Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lincoln
Lat: 35.0386967     Lon: -86.5874953   [Map]
Elev: 270         Map Name: Lincoln

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for Tennessee

About Lincoln County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 35.0387, Longitude: -86.5875     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Davis Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Davis 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 that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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