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Profile for the Hollands Creek Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Hollands Creek 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 Hollands Creek Cemetery...

The Hollands Creek Cemetery is located in Hardin County. The county seat for Hardin County is located in Savannah.

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

Lat:   35.0454°   (35° 2' 43")

Lon:   -88.0989°   (-88° 5' 56")

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

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


 

  Hollands Creek Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Hollands Creek Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hardin County.

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

Adamsville   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in McNairy County
 
Burnsville   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Cherokee   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County (AL)
 
Clifton   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Collinwood   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Corinth   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Alcorn County (MS)
 
Iuka   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Savannah   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 53 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hollands Creek Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Big Ivy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Branum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Burnt Stand Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Cantrell - Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Carson Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Cave Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Centenary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County
 
Cherry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Cherry Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Cossey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Faint Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Fielder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Franks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Franks Cemetery (FAG ID #12148)
 
Franks Store Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Gillis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Hitchcock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Hitchcock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Hubbard Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
Johnson Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County (MS)
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the King Cemetery (FAG ID #14351)
 
McLaren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Old Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Old White Sulphur Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Parker Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Petty Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Pickens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Roundtop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Shaw Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Stout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Stricklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Stricklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Sunny Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Tacker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Wards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Wates Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Weatherford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Welch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
White Sulphur Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Whites Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery
 
Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hollands Creek Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Hollands Creek Cemetery.

Adamsville   [Map]Crows Camp (AL)   [Map]Michie   [Map]
Burnsville (MS)   [Map]Crump   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Caryton (AL)   [Map]Doubleheads Village (AL)   [Map]Pyburn   [Map]
Cherokee (AL)   [Map]Farmington (MS)   [Map]Savannah   [Map]
Chickasaw (AL)   [Map]Glen (MS)   [Map]Slab Town   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Green Tree (AL)   [Map]Stantonville   [Map]
Cloverdale (AL)   [Map]Iuka (MS)   [Map]Waterloo (AL)   [Map]
Collinwood   [Map]McGee Town (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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Hollands Creek Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Hardin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin 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    
Marion County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tippah County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chester County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Decatur County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardeman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henderson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hickman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McNairy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1323826   (Name of Record: Hollands Creek Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hardin
Lat: 35.0453621     Lon: -88.0989243   [Map]
Elev: 202         Map Name: Lowryville

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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: 35.0454, Longitude: -88.0989     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hollands Creek Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hollands Creek 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' (or point-to-point) distance from . 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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<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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