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The location of Lee Cemetery









A visit to the Lee Cemetery ...

The location of the Lee 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 Lee Cemetery ...

The Lee Cemetery is located in Bradley County.

The county seat for Bradley County is located in Cleveland. Cleveland lies just to the southeast of the Lee Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.2470°   (35° 14' 49")

Lon:   -84.9491°   (-84° 56' 56")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Lee Cemetery.

Bellefounte   [Map]     Hopewell   [Map]    
Birchwood   [Map]     Lake Dweller   [Map]    
Calhoun   [Map]     Lakesite   [Map]    
Caramel Village   [Map]     Lamontville   [Map]    
Cayuga Town   [Map]     Middle Valley   [Map]    
Charleston   [Map]     Mineral Park   [Map]    
Chestuee   [Map]     Mowbray   [Map]    
Cleveland   [Map]     Ooltewah   [Map]    
Collegedale   [Map]     Sandalwood Village   [Map]    
Countryside Village   [Map]     Soddy-Daisy   [Map]    
East Cleveland   [Map]     South Cleveland   [Map]    
Graysville   [Map]     Wildwood Lake   [Map]    
Harrison   [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 Lee Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Bradley County.

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

Calhoun   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Cleveland   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of the Lee Cemetery

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 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 Lee Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Bradley County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jackson County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Catoosa County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Chattooga County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Dade County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Fannin County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Floyd County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Gordon County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Murray County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Union County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Walker County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Grundy County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

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 80 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Lee Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery

Ball Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

Bancroft Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Lee Cemetery

Barger Cemetery   [Map]

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

Beaty Cemetery   [Map]

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

Beech Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Bettis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

Blair Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

Candies Creek Company Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery

Chambers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clint Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Lee Cemetery

Cofer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Cookston Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery

Corinth Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Denny Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Denny Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

Dolly Pond Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

Earls Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Lee Cemetery

East View Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Elder Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Eldredge Camp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Lee Cemetery

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Lee Cemetery

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Lee Cemetery

Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery

Ft. Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lee Cemetery

Fransico Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery

Gamble Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Gardenhire Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Lee Cemetery

Goodner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Graham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Griffith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Lee Cemetery

Hennegers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lee Cemetery

Hilcrest Memorial Gardens   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lee Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #13393<3>

Hill Crest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lee Cemetery

Hinkle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Lee Cemetery

Holder Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lee Cemetery

Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Lee Cemetery

Hunter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery

Kimbro Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

King Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14350

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Mahan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lee Cemetery

Matthews Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery

McDonald Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lee Cemetery

McDonald East View Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lee Cemetery

McGill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Lee Cemetery

McKinney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lee Cemetery

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Murphy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Neeley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Lee Cemetery

Price Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Lee Cemetery

Prospect Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lee Cemetery

Ray Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

Renslow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lee Cemetery

Roddy - Yarnell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lee Cemetery

St. Elmo Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Seaborn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery

Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery

Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery

Snow Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lee Cemetery

Standfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery

Stone Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stover Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

Swafford - David Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Talley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Unity Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery

White Oak Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Williamson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Williamson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Lee 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 Lee Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1317968   (Name of Record: Lee Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bradley
Lat: 35.2470166     Lon: -84.9491155   [Map]
Elev: 251         Map Name: South Cleveland

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About Bradley County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bradley County: www.bradleyco.net/

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 'straight-line' 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 Lee Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2470, Longitude: -84.9491     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lee 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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