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The location of Ellis Cemetery









A visit to the Ellis Cemetery ...

The location of the Ellis 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Ellis Cemetery ...

The Ellis Cemetery is located in Marion County.

The county seat for Marion County is located in Jasper. Jasper lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west northwest of the Ellis Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.0290°   (35° 1' 44")

Lon:   -85.4652°   (-85° 27' 54")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 30 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Ellis Cemetery.

Bryant (AL)   [Map]     Lupton City   [Map]    
Chattanooga Valley (GA)   [Map]     New Hope   [Map]    
Chattanooga   [Map]     Park City (GA)   [Map]    
Cole City (GA)   [Map]     Powells Crossroads   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Red Bank   [Map]    
Dewberry Town (GA)   [Map]     Ridgeside   [Map]    
Fairview (GA)   [Map]     Rock City (GA)   [Map]    
Flintstone (GA)   [Map]     Rossville (GA)   [Map]    
Fountain Village   [Map]     Signal Mountain   [Map]    
Jasper   [Map]     Tiftonia   [Map]    
Kimball   [Map]     Trenton (GA)   [Map]    
Lake Village   [Map]     Valley Village   [Map]    
Lakeview (GA)   [Map]     Walden   [Map]    
Lookout Mountain   [Map]     Whitwell   [Map]    
Lookout Mountain (GA)   [Map]     Wildwood (GA)   [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 Ellis Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marion County.

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Ellis Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ellis Cemetery
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ellis Cemetery
 
Rossville   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County (GA)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ellis Cemetery
 
Signal Mountain   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ellis Cemetery
 
Trenton   [Map]
 - Located in Dade County (GA)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ellis 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 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 Ellis Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Marion County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Marion 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 60 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Ellis Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Aetna Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baptist Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Beason Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Ellis Cemetery

Bethlehem Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Dade County (GA)

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

Boydston Community Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Ellis Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #9562<3>

Burnett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cabe Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Ellis Cemetery

Caroline Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Ellis Cemetery

Clouse Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clouse Cemetery   [Map]

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

Deakins Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Dade County (GA)

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

Ellis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Forest Hills Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

A very large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Ellis Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12061

Francis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fryar Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

Gott Cemetery   [Map]

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

Graham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Ellis Cemetery

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hales Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Haswell Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Dade County (GA)

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

Havron Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Ellis Cemetery

Hoge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hornbeak Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jackson Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Dade County (GA)

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

Kelly's Ferry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Ellis Cemetery

Kennedy Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Dade County (GA)

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

Ladds Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lakewood Memory Gardens West   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Ellis Cemetery

Long Cemetery   [Map]

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

Long Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lusk Cemetery   [Map]

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

Magill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

McNabb Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mills Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Walker County (GA)

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

Murphy Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Dade County (GA)

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

Myers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Ellis Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oates Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Ellis Cemetery

Old County Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ellis Cemetery

Old Havron Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Ellis Cemetery

Old Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Ellis Cemetery

Paynes Chapel Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Walker County (GA)

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Ellis Cemetery

Pot Cemetery   [Map]

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

Price Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pryor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ray Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Dade County (GA)

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

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ellis Cemetery

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ellis Cemetery

Spangler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Ellis Cemetery

State Line Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Ellis Cemetery

Summit Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Dade County (GA)

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

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Ellis Cemetery

Tittle Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Ellis Cemetery

Walden Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ellis Cemetery

Wells Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Dade County (GA)

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Ellis Cemetery

Wyrick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Ellis Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Ellis 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 Ellis Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1283677   (Name of Record: Ellis Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 35.0289646     Lon: -85.4652395   [Map]
Elev: 204         Map Name: Wauhatchie

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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 'straight-line' distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Ellis Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0290, Longitude: -85.4652     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ellis 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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