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The location of Grayson Cemetery









A visit to the Grayson Cemetery ...

The location of the Grayson 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 Grayson Cemetery ...

The Grayson Cemetery is located in Marion County.

The county seat for Marion County is located in Jasper. Jasper lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southwest of the Grayson Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.2340°   (35° 14' 2")

Lon:   -85.4550°   (-85° 27' 17")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Grayson Cemetery.

Cartwright   [Map]     Middle Valley   [Map]    
Center Point   [Map]     Mowbray   [Map]    
Chattanooga   [Map]     Palmer   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Powells Crossroads   [Map]    
Condra   [Map]     Red Bank   [Map]    
Dunlap   [Map]     Sandalwood Village   [Map]    
Fairmount   [Map]     Signal Mountain   [Map]    
Fountain Village   [Map]     Soddy-Daisy   [Map]    
Gruetli-Laager   [Map]     Tiftonia   [Map]    
Jasper   [Map]     Valley Village   [Map]    
Lake Village   [Map]     Walden   [Map]    
Lankford Town   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Lupton City   [Map]     Whitwell   [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 Grayson Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marion County.

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Grayson Cemetery
 
Dunlap   [Map]
 - Located in Sequatchie County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Grayson Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Grayson Cemetery
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Grayson Cemetery
 
Signal Mountain   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Grayson Cemetery
 
Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the Grayson Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Grayson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Marion County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Marion 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 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Grayson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Grayson Cemetery

Bryant Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sequatchie County

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

Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sequatchie County

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

Condra Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Grayson Cemetery

Cookston Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sequatchie County

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Griffith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12696<3>

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sequatchie County

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

Hudson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Grayson Cemetery

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pickett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Grayson Cemetery

Pickett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sequatchie County

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

Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Grayson Cemetery

Presnell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Grayson Cemetery

Price Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Grayson Cemetery

Pryor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Red Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Grayson Cemetery

Rogers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sequatchie County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Grayson Cemetery

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stone Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sequatchie County

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

Teague Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thans Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sequatchie County

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

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Grayson 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 Grayson Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1286031   (Name of Record: Grayson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 35.2339613     Lon: -85.4549643   [Map]
Elev: 216         Map Name: Ketner Gap

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Grayson Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2340, Longitude: -85.4550     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Grayson 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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