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The location of Harrison Cemetery









A visit to the Harrison Cemetery ...

The location of the Harrison 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 Harrison Cemetery ...

The Harrison Cemetery is located in Williamson County.

The county seat for Williamson County is located in Franklin. Franklin lies just to the north of the Harrison Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.8576°   (35° 51' 27")

Lon:   -86.8856°   (-86° 53' 8")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Harrison 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]<2> of the Harrison Cemetery.

Belle Meade   [Map]     La Vergne   [Map]    
Berry Hill   [Map]     New Flys Village   [Map]    
Brentwood   [Map]     New Town   [Map]    
Chapel Hill   [Map]     Nolensville   [Map]    
Columbia   [Map]     Oak Hill   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Old Town   [Map]    
Duplex   [Map]     Pegram   [Map]    
Eagleville   [Map]     Peytonsville   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Primm Springs   [Map]    
Forest Hills   [Map]     Tennessee Towne   [Map]    
Franklin   [Map]     Thompson's Station   [Map]    
Hill Town   [Map]     Whispering Hills   [Map]    
Kingston Springs   [Map]     Wilkes   [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 Harrison Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Williamson County.

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

Brentwood   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Harrison Cemetery
 
Columbia   [Map]
 - Located in Maury County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harrison Cemetery
 
Fairview   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Harrison Cemetery
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Harrison Cemetery
 
La Vergne   [Map]
 - Located in Rutherford County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harrison Cemetery
 
Nolensville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

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

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Williamson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bedford County:     Cyndi's
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Wilson County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Williamson 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 98 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Harrison Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Williamson County.

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Allen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Harrison Cemetery

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Andrews Cemetery   [Map]

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

Andrews Cemetery   [Map]

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

Andrews Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Barker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Harrison Cemetery

Baugh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Beal Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Harrison Cemetery

Bingham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Harrison Cemetery

Boxley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Boyd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Boyd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Boyd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Buford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Carothers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Harrison Cemetery

Christman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Confederate Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Core Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Cotton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Harrison Cemetery

Cowles Cemetery   [Map]

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

Donelson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Edgmon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Elliot Cemetery   [Map]

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

Evans Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Franklin City Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Harrison Cemetery

Gentry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Gillespie Cemetery   [Map]

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

Glass Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gosey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Harrison Cemetery

Gray Cemetery   [Map]

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

Guthrie Cemetery   [Map]

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

Haffner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Haleacre Cemetery   [Map]

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

Halfacre Cemetery   [Map]

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

Halfacre Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hardeman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Haynes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hodge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Hood - Holt Cemetery   [Map]

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

House Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hughes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hunter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Harrison Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Harrison Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Harrison Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14332<3>

Ladd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Lavender Cemetery   [Map]

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

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Martin - Hughes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Maury Cemetery   [Map]

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

McConnico Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Harrison Cemetery

McEwen Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #15409

McGavock Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Harrison Cemetery

McKee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Merritt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Harrison Cemetery

Moss Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]

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

Murfree Cemetery   [Map]

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

Nicholson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Harrison Cemetery

Nicholson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Harrison Cemetery

Nolen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Nolen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Nolen - Hyde Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Harrison Cemetery

North Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Harrison Cemetery

Patton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Harrison Cemetery

Pointer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Harrison Cemetery

Pointer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Harrison Cemetery

Poteete Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rest Haven Cemetery   [Map]

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

Scruggs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Short - Poynor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shuemate Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Slave Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smithson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smithson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Steele Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Stone Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thompson - Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vaughn - King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Harrison Cemetery

Wade Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Harrison Cemetery

Wall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Harrison Cemetery

White Cemetery   [Map]

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

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Harrison Cemetery

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Harrison Cemetery

Williamson Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Harrison Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Harrison 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 Harrison Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1287014   (Name of Record: Harrison Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Williamson
Lat: 35.8575652     Lon: -86.885557   [Map]
Elev: 252         Map Name: Spring Hill

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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' (or 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 Harrison Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8576, Longitude: -86.8856     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Harrison 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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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