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(Franklin County, Tennessee)


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Profile for the Gass Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Gass 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 Gass Cemetery...

The Gass Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Winchester.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of 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)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Gass Cemetery.

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


 

  Gass Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the Gass Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 
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]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gass Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Stevenson   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gass Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 
Tracy City   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gass Cemetery
 - Located in Grundy County
 
Winchester   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gass Cemetery

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]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Francis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Goshen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Gudger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Ives Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Keith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Lynch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Marlow Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
McDowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
McIlheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
McLlheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Mullikin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
O'Dear Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Posey Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Posey Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Red Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Sewell - Bowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Sherrod - Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Sherwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Stevens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Willard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Gass Cemetery
 
Wise Cemetery   [Map]
 - 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.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Gass Cemetery.

Beans Creek   [Map]Greenhaw   [Map]Orme   [Map]
Bridgeport (AL)   [Map]Greerton (AL)   [Map]Richard City   [Map]
Browns Valley (AL)   [Map]Huntland   [Map]Sal City   [Map]
Copenhagen (AL)   [Map]Hytop (AL)   [Map]Sewanee   [Map]
Cowan   [Map]Kimball   [Map]South Pittsburg   [Map]
Decherd   [Map]Lankford Town   [Map]Stevenson (AL)   [Map]
Estill Springs   [Map]Monteagle   [Map]Tracy City   [Map]
Estillfork (AL)   [Map]New Town (AL)   [Map]White City   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Gass Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marshall County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Catoosa County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bledsoe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cannon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hamilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rutherford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sequatchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

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 ...



Communities in Tennessee

About Franklin County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Tennessee: www.tn.gov/



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: 35.1126, Longitude: -85.9780     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Gass Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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