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The location of Hawkins Cemetery









A visit to the Hawkins Cemetery ...

The location of the Hawkins 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 Hawkins Cemetery ...

The Hawkins Cemetery is located in Franklin County.

The county seat for Franklin County is located in Winchester. Winchester lies just to the west northwest of the Hawkins Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.1631°   (35° 9' 47")

Lon:   -86.0028°   (-86° 0' 10")

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

Beans Creek   [Map]     Lankford Town   [Map]    
Coalmont   [Map]     Monteagle   [Map]    
Copenhagen (AL)   [Map]     Orme   [Map]    
Cowan   [Map]     Richard City   [Map]    
Decherd   [Map]     Royal Oaks   [Map]    
Estill Springs   [Map]     Sal City   [Map]    
Estillfork (AL)   [Map]     Sewanee   [Map]    
Greenhaw   [Map]     South Pittsburg   [Map]    
Greerton (AL)   [Map]     Tracy City   [Map]    
Homaway Village   [Map]     Tullahoma   [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 Hawkins 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 Hawkins Cemetery.

Cowan   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Hawkins Cemetery
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hawkins Cemetery
 
South Pittsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hawkins Cemetery
 
Tracy City   [Map]
 - Located in Grundy County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hawkins Cemetery
 
Tullahoma   [Map]
 - Located in Coffee County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hawkins Cemetery
 
Winchester   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hawkins Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Hawkins 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:

DeKalb County (AL):     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 76 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hawkins Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Franklin County.

Austell Cemetery   [Map]

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

B.F. Morris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bass Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bass Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bennett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bostick Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brakefield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Braton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Buckner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Champion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cherry Cemetery   [Map]

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

County Farm Cemetery   [Map]

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

Darwin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Decherd City Cemetery   [Map]

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

Decherd Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

Decherd Negro Cemetery   [Map]

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

Delzell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eastern Star Cemetery   [Map]

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

Embry - Decherd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Farris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Featherston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fields Cemetery   [Map]

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

Francis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Hawkins Cemetery

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Hawkins Cemetery

Gass Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gipson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Goshen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Hawkins Cemetery

Gudger Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Hawkins Cemetery

Herriford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ives Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Hawkins Cemetery

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lynch Cemetery   [Map]

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

Marlow Field Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCollum Cemetery   [Map]

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

McDowell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hawkins Cemetery

McIlheran Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Hawkins Cemetery

McKelvey Cemetery   [Map]

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

McLlheran Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Hawkins Cemetery

Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Hawkins Cemetery

Memorial Park   [Map]

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Hawkins Cemetery

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

O'Dear Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oliver Cemetery   [Map]

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

Owens Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Partin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Perkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Posey Field Cemetery   [Map]

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

Posey Field Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Hawkins Cemetery

Sewell - Bowers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sharp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sherrod - Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

Simp West Farm Cemetery   [Map]

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

Steele Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stevens Cemetery   [Map]

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

Swann Cemetery   [Map]

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

Swann Cemetery   [Map]

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

University Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wallis - Estill - Hayden - March Cemetery   [Map]

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

West Cemetery   [Map]

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

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

Winchester City Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #20454<3>

Wise Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Hawkins 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 Hawkins Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1318324   (Name of Record: Hawkins Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 35.1631384     Lon: -86.0027596   [Map]
Elev: 301         Map Name: Winchester

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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 things 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 Hawkins Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1631, Longitude: -86.0028     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hawkins 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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