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The location of Gass Cemetery









A visit to the Gass Cemetery ...

The location of the Gass 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 Gass Cemetery ...

The Gass Cemetery is located in Franklin County.

The county seat for Franklin County is located in Winchester. Winchester lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northwest of the Gass Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.1126°   (35° 6' 45")

Lon:   -85.9780°   (-85° 58' 40")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Gass Cemetery.

Beans Creek   [Map]     Lankford Town   [Map]    
Bridgeport (AL)   [Map]     Monteagle   [Map]    
Browns Valley (AL)   [Map]     New Town (AL)   [Map]    
Copenhagen (AL)   [Map]     Orme   [Map]    
Cowan   [Map]     Richard City   [Map]    
Decherd   [Map]     Sal City   [Map]    
Estill Springs   [Map]     Sewanee   [Map]    
Estillfork (AL)   [Map]     South Pittsburg   [Map]    
Greenhaw   [Map]     Stevenson (AL)   [Map]    
Greerton (AL)   [Map]     Tracy City   [Map]    
Huntland   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Hytop (AL)   [Map]     Winchester Springs   [Map]    
Kimball   [Map]     Winchester   [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 Gass Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Franklin County.

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

Bridgeport   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Cowan   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
South Pittsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Stevenson   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Tracy City   [Map]
 - Located in Grundy County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Winchester   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gass Cemetery

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 and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Gass Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Limestone County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marshall County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Morgan County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Catoosa County (GA):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Chattooga County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dade County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Walker County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Bedford County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Bledsoe County:     Cyndi's
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Cannon County:     Cyndi's
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Coffee County:     Cyndi's
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Giles County:     Cyndi's
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Grundy County:     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Moore County:     Cyndi's
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Rutherford County:     Cyndi's
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Sequatchie County:     Cyndi's
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Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
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Warren County:     Cyndi's
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Williamson County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Franklin County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Franklin 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 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Gass Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Franklin County.

Austell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Francis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Gass Cemetery

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Goshen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gudger Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holder Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Gass Cemetery

Holder Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Gass Cemetery

Holder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ives Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Gass Cemetery

Lynch Cemetery   [Map]

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

Marlow Field Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Gass Cemetery

McDowell Cemetery   [Map]

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

McIlheran Cemetery   [Map]

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

McLlheran Cemetery   [Map]

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

Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]

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

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Gass Cemetery

Mullikin Cemetery   [Map]

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

O'Dear Cemetery   [Map]

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

Posey Field Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Gass Cemetery

Posey Field Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Gass Cemetery

Red Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sewell - Bowers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sherrod - Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sherwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Gass Cemetery

Steele Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stevens Cemetery   [Map]

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

Willard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wise Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Gass 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 Gass Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1285223   (Name of Record: Gass Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 35.112583     Lon: -85.9780365   [Map]
Elev: 554         Map Name: Sinking Cove

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincotn.us/

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 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 Gass Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1126, Longitude: -85.9780     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Gass Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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