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(Hardin County, Tennessee)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Garrett 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 Garrett Cemetery...

The Garrett 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 Garrett Cemetery

Lat:   35.0429°   (35° 2' 34")

Lon:   -88.2439°   (-88° 14' 38")

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

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


 

  Garrett Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Garrett 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 Garrett Cemetery.

Adamsville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 - Located in McNairy County
 
Burnsville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Corinth   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 - Located in Alcorn County (MS)
 
Iuka   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Garrett Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Savannah   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Selmer   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 - Located in McNairy County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 41 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Garrett Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beshears Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Branum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Burnt Stand Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Carson Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Childers Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Childers Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Counce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Hatley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Hatley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Hitchcock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Hitchcock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Hoover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Hubbard Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Johnson Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Leath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
McDonald Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Old White Sulphur Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Popular Springs Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Garrett Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Purgamus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Pyburns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Shanghai Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Garrett Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Shanghai Cemetery (FAG ID #18312)
 
Shaw Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Stout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Tacker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Wates Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
White Sulphur Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Garrett Cemetery
 
Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Garrett Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Adamsville   [Map]Crump   [Map]Michie   [Map]
Burnsville (MS)   [Map]Eastview   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Caryton (AL)   [Map]Farmington (MS)   [Map]Pyburn   [Map]
Chickasaw (AL)   [Map]Glen (MS)   [Map]Savannah   [Map]
Corinth (MS)   [Map]Guys   [Map]Slab Town   [Map]
Crows Camp (AL)   [Map]Iuka (MS)   [Map]Stantonville   [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 helpful 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 Garrett 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    
Marion County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Benton County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee 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    
Union County (MS):       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    
Hardeman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henderson 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    
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 Garrett 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 Garrett Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1285184   (Name of Record: Garrett Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hardin
Lat: 35.042863     Lon: -88.2439289   [Map]
Elev: 149         Map Name: Pickwick

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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: 35.0429, Longitude: -88.2439     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Garrett Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Garrett 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' distance that stretches from . 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.

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<4>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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