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The location of Edgewood Cemetery









A visit to the Edgewood Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Edgewood Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Edgewood Cemetery (FAG ID #11649)

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 Edgewood Cemetery ...

The Edgewood Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located in Dickson County.

The county seat for Dickson County is located in Charlotte. Charlotte lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east of the Edgewood Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Edgewood Cemetery

Lat:   36.1854°   (36° 11' 7")

Lon:   -87.5286°   (-87° 31' 42")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Edgewood Cemetery.

Burns   [Map]     Tennessee City   [Map]    
Charlotte   [Map]     Tennessee Ridge   [Map]    
Cumberland City   [Map]     Throckmorton   [Map]    
Dickson   [Map]     Vanleer   [Map]    
Dunn Chapel   [Map]     Waverly   [Map]    
Erin   [Map]     White Bluff   [Map]    
Liverworth   [Map]     White Oak Flat   [Map]    
McEwen   [Map]     Whitehouse   [Map]    
Slayden   [Map]     Woods Valley   [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 Edgewood Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Dickson County.

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

Bakerville   [Map]
 - Located in Humphreys County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edgewood Cemetery
 
Burns   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Edgewood Cemetery
 
Charlotte   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Edgewood Cemetery
 
Clarksville   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Edgewood Cemetery
 
Cumberland City   [Map]
 - Located in Stewart County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Edgewood Cemetery
 
Dickson   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Edgewood Cemetery
 
Dover   [Map]
 - Located in Stewart County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Edgewood Cemetery
 
Erin   [Map]
 - Located in Houston County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Edgewood Cemetery
 
Fairview   [Map]
 - Located in Williamson County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Edgewood Cemetery
 
McEwen   [Map]
 - Located in Humphreys County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Edgewood Cemetery
 
Waverly   [Map]
 - Located in Humphreys County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Edgewood Cemetery
 
White Bluff   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - 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 Edgewood Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Dickson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calloway County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Christian County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Logan County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Todd County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Trigg County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Benton County:     Cyndi's
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Carroll County:     Cyndi's
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Cheatham County:     Cyndi's
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Davidson County:     Cyndi's
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Decatur County:     Cyndi's
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Henderson County:     Cyndi's
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Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Hickman County:     Cyndi's
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Houston County:     Cyndi's
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Humphreys County:     Cyndi's
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Lewis County:     Cyndi's
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Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Maury County:     Cyndi's
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Robertson County:     Cyndi's
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Stewart County:     Cyndi's
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Sumner 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 Dickson County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Edgewood Cemetery (FAG ID #11649)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Dickson 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 63 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Edgewood Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Aaron James Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2488074

Adams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8481

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Allbright Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Averitt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Baggett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Balthrop Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Balthrop Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Humphreys County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Bateman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Humphreys County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Bethany Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Bull Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Coleman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Humphreys County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Cooksey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Dickson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Dickson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Dickson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Dotson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Dotson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Humphreys County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Etheridge Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Humphreys County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Felt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Few Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Humphreys County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Hargrove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Humphreys County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Harvey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Hooper Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Humphreys County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Hooper Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Humphreys County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Hudson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Humphreys County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Keele Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Lamastus Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Lillys Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Long Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Long Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Humphreys County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Nichols Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Nichols Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Patty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Potter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Ragan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Rice Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Richardson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Robertson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Schmittou Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Seals Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Skelton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Humphreys County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Story Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Sylvia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Tennessee City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Vanhook Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Vanleer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Wright Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Yates Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

Yates Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Houston County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Edgewood Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Edgewood Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Edgewood Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Edgewood Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Edgewood Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1283524   (Name of Record: Edgewood Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dickson
Lat: 36.1856134     Lon: -87.5286255   [Map]
Elev: 190         Map Name: Ruskin

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #11649

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The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Edgewood Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1854, Longitude: -87.5286     [Map].

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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