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The location of Farris Cemetery









A visit to the Farris Cemetery ...

The location of the Farris 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 Farris Cemetery ...

The Farris Cemetery is located in Maury County.

The county seat for Maury County is located in Columbia. Columbia lies just to the west of the Farris Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.6340°   (35° 38' 2")

Lon:   -86.9575°   (-86° 57' 26")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Farris Cemetery.

Armour Village   [Map]     Lynnville   [Map]    
Chapel Hill   [Map]     Mount Pleasant   [Map]    
Columbia   [Map]     New Flys Village   [Map]    
Cornersville   [Map]     New Town   [Map]    
Duplex   [Map]     New Town   [Map]    
Eagleville   [Map]     Oak Hill   [Map]    
Franklin   [Map]     Peytonsville   [Map]    
Frierson Town   [Map]     Primm Springs   [Map]    
Greenfield Bend   [Map]     Thompson's Station   [Map]    
Hill Town   [Map]     Wilkes   [Map]    
Lewisburg   [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 Farris Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Maury County.

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

Columbia   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Farris Cemetery
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Located in Williamson County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Farris Cemetery
 
Lewisburg   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Farris Cemetery
 
Lynnville   [Map]
 - Located in Giles County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of the Farris Cemetery
 
Mount Pleasant   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Farris 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 either 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 Farris Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Maury County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Maury County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Maury 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 108 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Farris Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Maury County.

Aiken Cemetery   [Map]

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Allmond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Farris Cemetery

Andrews Cemetery   [Map]

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

Atkinson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Farris Cemetery

Bills Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blackburn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blanton Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Branch Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bunch Cemetery   [Map]

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

Caldwell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Farris Cemetery

Caldwell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cheairs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cheek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chrite Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cranford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Farris Cemetery

Daimwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Daniels Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davidson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis - Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Farris Cemetery

Derryberry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Derryberry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dillehay Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dobbins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dooley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Doyle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ervine Cemetery   [Map]

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

Evans Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west northwest (WNW) of the Farris Cemetery

Everett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Farrar Cemetery   [Map]

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

Foster Cemetery   [Map]

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

Foster Cemetery   [Map]

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

Foster Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gilliam Cemetery   [Map]

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

Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Griffin - Love Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hardison Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Farris Cemetery

Hardison Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hardison Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Farris Cemetery

Hardison Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hargrove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harmon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Farris Cemetery

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harvey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hays Cemetery   [Map]

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

Herring Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holcomb Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Farris Cemetery

Howard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Farris Cemetery

Howard Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hunter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2289308<3>

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kinnard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lancaster Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lancaster Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lanton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lasting Hope Cemetery   [Map]

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

Leftwich Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west northwest (WNW) of the Farris Cemetery

Loftin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Loftin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lovett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Farris Cemetery

Lovett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Maguire Cemetery   [Map]

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

Meadow Lawn Memorial Garden   [Map]

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mills Cemetery   [Map]

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

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Ararat Cemetery   [Map]

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

Neapolis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Brick Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old City Cemetery   [Map]

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

Peay Cemetery   [Map]

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

Peeler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Mount Cemetery   [Map]

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

Polk Cemetery   [Map]

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

Porter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ragan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rieves Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rose Mont Cemetery   [Map]

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

Secrest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Farris Cemetery

Sharp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sharp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shyes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sowell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tankersley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Timmons Cemetery   [Map]

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

Todd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Undeerwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vaughan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Voorhies Cemetery   [Map]

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

Watson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Watson Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Farris 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 Farris Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1646211   (Name of Record: Farris Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Maury
Lat: 35.6339596     Lon: -86.9575034   [Map]
Elev: 203         Map Name: Carters Creek

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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 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 Farris Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6340, Longitude: -86.9575     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Farris 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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