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The location of Eldridge Cemetery









A visit to the Eldridge Cemetery ...

The location of the Eldridge 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.

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The Location of the Eldridge Cemetery ...

The Eldridge Cemetery is located in Hamilton County.

The county seat for Hamilton County is located in Chattanooga. Chattanooga lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the southwest of the Eldridge Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.3067°   (35° 18' 24")

Lon:   -85.0550°   (-85° 3' 18")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Eldridge Cemetery.

Bellefounte   [Map]     Harrison   [Map]    
Birchwood   [Map]     Hopewell   [Map]    
Caramel Village   [Map]     Lake Dweller   [Map]    
Cayuga Town   [Map]     Lakesite   [Map]    
Charleston   [Map]     Lamontville   [Map]    
Cleveland   [Map]     Middle Valley   [Map]    
Countryside Village   [Map]     Mineral Park   [Map]    
Cumberland Spring   [Map]     Mowbray   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     Ooltewah   [Map]    
East Cleveland   [Map]     Sandalwood Village   [Map]    
Flat Top   [Map]     Soddy-Daisy   [Map]    
Graysville   [Map]     South Cleveland   [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 Eldridge Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hamilton County.

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

Calhoun   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Eldridge Cemetery
 
Cleveland   [Map]
 - Located in Bradley County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Eldridge Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Eldridge Cemetery
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Eldridge Cemetery
 
Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Eldridge Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hamilton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Hamilton County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Hamilton 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 77 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Eldridge Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Ball Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Barger Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Bettis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Blair Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Card Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Cofer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Coleman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cookston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Corinth Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Denny Cemetery   [Map]

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

Denny Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Dodd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Dolly Pond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Elder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Emery Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Fransico Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Funderburg Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Gamble Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Graham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Gray Cemetery   [Map]

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

Griffith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Hickman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hinkle Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Hunter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Igou Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kimbro Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Lake Drive Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Lovelady Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Masterson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Matthews Cemetery   [Map]

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

May Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCallie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

McClanahan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

McGill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

McInturff Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Miller - Nelson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Neeley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Old Browder Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Old Penney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Parton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Patterson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Pendergrass Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Penney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Ray Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Roark Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rogers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Seaborn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Snow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Soddy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Spivey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Stony Point Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Stover Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Talley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thatcher Cemetery   [Map]

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

Varner Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19701<3>

Wallace Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Ware Cemetery   [Map]

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

Welch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Eldridge Cemetery

White Oak Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Eldridge Cemetery

Wilcox Cemetery   [Map]

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

Williamson Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Eldridge 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 Eldridge Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1283614   (Name of Record: Eldridge Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 35.3067373     Lon: -85.0549533   [Map]
Elev: 214         Map Name: Grasshopper Creek

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Eldridge Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3067, Longitude: -85.0550     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Eldridge Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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