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(Lincoln County, Tennessee)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Gum Springs 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 Gum Springs Cemetery...

The Gum Springs Cemetery is located in Lincoln County. The county seat for Lincoln County is located in Fayetteville.

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

Lat:   35.0887°   (35° 5' 19")

Lon:   -86.4036°   (-86° 24' 12")

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

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


 

  Gum Springs Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Fayetteville   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Lynchburg   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Moore County
 
Winchester   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 82 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Gum Springs Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arnold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Baxter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Beavers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Benson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Benson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Bostick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Brady Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Bray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Copeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Corder - McCullock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Damron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Elora Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Ervin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Moore County
 
Fanning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Fanning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Flintville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Flintville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Golden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Gregory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Grills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Harris - Jean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Hester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Holman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Hopkins - Eastland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Howard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Hunter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Jared Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Jean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Kelso Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Kilpatrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Kilpatrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Land Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Loyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
McClellan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
McClue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
McClure Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
McGee - McCartney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
McNeal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Moorehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Moorehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Moore County
 
Moores Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Moore County
 
Pryor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Ratlief Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Robertson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Rocky Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Moore County
 
Simms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Snoddy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Southworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
State Line Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County (AL)
 
Stephens - Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Stiles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Stiles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Syler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Taylor - Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Thomison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Moore County
 
Waller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Moore County
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Whitworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery
 
Wicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gum Springs Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Gum Springs Cemetery.

Beachboro (AL)   [Map]Fayetteville   [Map]Meridianville (AL)   [Map]
Beans Creek   [Map]Flintville   [Map]Moore's Mill (AL)   [Map]
Belleville   [Map]Greerton (AL)   [Map]New Market (AL)   [Map]
Corder Crossroads   [Map]Hazel Green (AL)   [Map]Park City Heights   [Map]
Elk Mill Village   [Map]Hillsboro (AL)   [Map]Park City   [Map]
Estill Springs   [Map]Huntland   [Map]Pearl City   [Map]
Estillfork (AL)   [Map]Lynchburg   [Map]Princeton (AL)   [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 begin 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 - 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 Gum Springs Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lincoln County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

DeKalb County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson 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    
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    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford 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    
Franklin 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    
Lawrence 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    
Maury 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    
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 Lincoln County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Tennessee
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Tennessee

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 Gum Springs 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 Gum Springs Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1316204   (Name of Record: Gum Springs Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lincoln
Lat: 35.0886961     Lon: -86.4036022   [Map]
Elev: 300         Map Name: Flintville

Other Roadside Stops ...



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Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 35.0887, Longitude: -86.4036     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Gum Springs Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Gum Springs 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 'point-to-point' distance that begins in . 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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