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(Hamilton County, Tennessee)


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Profile for the Lake Drive Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Lake Drive 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 six sections:

The Location of the Lake Drive Cemetery...

The Lake Drive 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 Lake Drive Cemetery

Lat:   35.3926°   (35° 23' 33")

Lon:   -85.0511°   (-85° 3' 3")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Lake Drive Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Calhoun   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Cleveland   [Map]
 - Located in Bradley County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Dunlap   [Map]
 - Located in Sequatchie County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Pikeville   [Map]
 - Located in Bledsoe County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 50 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Lake Drive Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8465<4>
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Ball Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Burketts Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Clint Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Coleman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Cookston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Corvin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Cranmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Doughty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Early Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Emery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
French Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Gardenhire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Garrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Hickman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Hutcheson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Lone Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
May Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
McCallie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
McClanahan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
McInturff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Memory Garden   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Metz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bledsoe County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Miller - Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Old Browder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Parton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Pendergrass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Roark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Shaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Spivey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Spivey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Standifer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Sullivan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Thatcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Ware Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery
 
Welch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lake Drive Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lake Drive Cemetery.

Bellefounte   [Map]Cumberland Spring   [Map]Lake Dweller   [Map]
Birchwood   [Map]Dayton   [Map]Lakesite   [Map]
Calhoun   [Map]Decatur   [Map]Lamontville   [Map]
Caramel Village   [Map]Dunlap   [Map]Middle Valley   [Map]
Cayuga Town   [Map]East Cleveland   [Map]Mowbray   [Map]
Center Point   [Map]Flat Top   [Map]Pikeville   [Map]
Charleston   [Map]Graysville   [Map]Sandalwood Village   [Map]
Cleveland   [Map]Harrison   [Map]Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
Countryside Village   [Map]Hopewell   [Map]Summer City   [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 like to start with 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 - 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 Lake Drive 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    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fannin County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer 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    
DeKalb 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    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Putnam 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 Lake Drive 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 Lake Drive Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1322911   (Name of Record: Lake Drive Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 35.3925701     Lon: -85.0510651   [Map]
Elev: 258         Map Name: Graysville

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Tennessee

About Hamilton County

About Tennessee

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: 35.3926, Longitude: -85.0511     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lake Drive Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Lake Drive 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 'point-to-point' distance beginning in . 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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