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Our GPS coordinates for the Franks 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 Franks Cemetery...

The Franks Cemetery is located in Hardin County. The county seat for Hardin County is located in Savannah.

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

Lat:   35.2620°   (35° 15' 43")

Lon:   -88.0473°   (-88° 2' 50")

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

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


 

  Franks Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Franks Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hardin County.

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

Adamsville   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in McNairy County
 
Clifton   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Collinwood   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Decaturville   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North (N) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Parsons   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the North (N) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Sardis   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Henderson County
 
Savannah   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Scotts Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 81 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Franks Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Bain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Beasley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Beckham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Big Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Blackshire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Boon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Boon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Bowling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Boyd - Lynch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Brashier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Bumpas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Casey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Davana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
DeBerry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Dick Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Dickey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Dillon Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Eaton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Flat Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Garrard Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Gillis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Gilmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Grigg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Hames Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Harbour Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Harbour Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Harville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Herndon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Hosea Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Howe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Hulen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Jerrold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Jerrolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Kincannon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Lacefield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Lacefield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Looney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
McCasland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
McCasland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Mill Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Northcut Elementary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Old Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Olive Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Pogue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Smith - Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Steward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Thacker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Tilley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Tune Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Franks Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Umphreys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Union Chapel North Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Vanbidder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Whitlow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Franks Cemetery
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Franks Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Franks Cemetery.

Adamsville   [Map]Enville   [Map]Savannah   [Map]
Cedar Grove   [Map]Flatwoods   [Map]Scotts Hill   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Milledgeville   [Map]Slab Town   [Map]
Collinwood   [Map]New Town   [Map]Stantonville   [Map]
Crows Camp (AL)   [Map]Pyburn   [Map]Waterloo (AL)   [Map]
Crump   [Map]Saltillo   [Map]Waynesboro   [Map]
Decaturville   [Map]Sardis   [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 like to 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 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 Franks Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Hardin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin 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    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tippah County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Benton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chester County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Decatur County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardeman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henderson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hickman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Humphreys 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    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McNairy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Tennessee,     of Hardin County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Tennessee
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Tennessee,     of Hardin 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Franks 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 Franks Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1323793   (Name of Record: Franks Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hardin
Lat: 35.2620233     Lon: -88.0472524   [Map]
Elev: 215         Map Name: Olivehill

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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: 35.2620, Longitude: -88.0473     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Franks Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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