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(Hamilton County, Tennessee)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Hensley 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 Hensley Cemetery...

The Hensley Cemetery is located in Hamilton County. The county seat for Hamilton County is located in Chattanooga.

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

Lat:   35.2051°   (35° 12' 18")

Lon:   -85.1594°   (-85° 9' 33")

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

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


 

  Hensley Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Hensley Cemetery. The following communities are located in Hamilton County.

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
East Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Signal Mountain   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hensley Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 61 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hensley Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Hamilton County.

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Card Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Chancey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Copeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Daughtrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Denny Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Denny Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Dodd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Falling Water Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Foster - Hixson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Granny Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Hixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Hixson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Hotwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Igou Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Jackson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Levi Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Lovelady Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Maddux Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Masterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
McDonald Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
McDonald East View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
McGill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Millsaps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Old Penney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Padget Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Penney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Poe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Rawlston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Sawyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Scoggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Shadwick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Shirley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Snow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Soddy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Springfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Stony Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Tall Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Vandergriff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Varner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hensley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Varner Cemetery (FAG ID #19701)
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Wilcox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Williamson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hensley Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hensley Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hensley Cemetery.

Birchwood   [Map]Fairmount   [Map]Mowbray   [Map]
Brainerd Hills   [Map]Flat Top   [Map]Ooltewah   [Map]
Caramel Village   [Map]Fountain Village   [Map]Red Bank   [Map]
Center Point   [Map]Harrison   [Map]Ridgeside   [Map]
Chattanooga   [Map]Lake Dweller   [Map]Sandalwood Village   [Map]
Collegedale   [Map]Lakesite   [Map]Signal Mountain   [Map]
Colonial Village   [Map]Lupton City   [Map]Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
East Brainerd   [Map]Middle Valley   [Map]Walden   [Map]
East Ridge   [Map]Mineral Park   [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 turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Hensley Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Hamilton 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    
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    
Fannin County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gordon County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Murray County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whitfield County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bledsoe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bradley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cumberland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Loudon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McMinn County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rhea County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Roane 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    
White County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1287455   (Name of Record: Hensley Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 35.2050704     Lon: -85.1594   [Map]
Elev: 238         Map Name: Daisy

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

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: 35.2051, Longitude: -85.1594     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hensley Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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<4>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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