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(Wayne County, Tennessee)


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Profile for the Kelley Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Kelley 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 Kelley Cemetery...

The Kelley Cemetery is located in Wayne County. The county seat for Wayne County is located in Waynesboro.

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

Lat:   35.3495°   (35° 20' 58")

Lon:   -87.7553°   (-87° 45' 19")

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

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


 

  Kelley Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Clifton   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Collinwood   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Decaturville   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Hohenwald   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 - Located in Lewis County
 
Lawrenceburg   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Loretto   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Parsons   [Map]
 - Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Savannah   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Kelley Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 49 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Kelley Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Wayne County.

Barnes Graves   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Bawcom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Bedford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Bennett Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Black Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Choate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Copeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Durham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Fortyeight Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Fortyeight Forge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Greeson Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Hog Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Hollabaugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Holt Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Kea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Keeton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Leatherwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Leatherwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Little Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
McDonald Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Merideth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Morrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Old Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Old Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Parker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Pitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Ralph Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Shields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Skelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Staggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Throgmorton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Tole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Wayne County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
William Riley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kelley Cemetery
 
Worley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kelley Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Kelley Cemetery.

Aetna   [Map]Green Hill (AL)   [Map]Parsons   [Map]
Beardstown   [Map]Hohenwald   [Map]Rascal Town   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Iron City   [Map]Saint Joseph   [Map]
Cloverdale (AL)   [Map]Lawrenceburg   [Map]Saltillo   [Map]
Collinwood   [Map]Linden   [Map]Savannah   [Map]
Decaturville   [Map]Lobelville   [Map]Waynesboro   [Map]
Ethridge   [Map]Loretto   [Map]Webber City   [Map]
Flatwoods   [Map]New Town   [Map]Zip City (AL)   [Map]
Flatwoods   [Map]Park Grove   [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 visit 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 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 Kelley Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Wayne 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    
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    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Benton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       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    
Dickson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardin 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    
Humphreys 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    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury 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    
Williamson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1289998   (Name of Record: Kelley Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wayne
Lat: 35.349521     Lon: -87.7553022   [Map]
Elev: 226         Map Name: Waynesboro

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wayne County: www.waynecountytn.org/

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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: 35.3495, Longitude: -87.7553     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Kelley Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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