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The location of Lewis Cemetery









A visit to the Lewis Cemetery ...

The location of the Lewis 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 Lewis Cemetery ...

The Lewis Cemetery is located in Hamilton County.

The county seat for Hamilton County is located in Chattanooga. Chattanooga lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the southwest of the Lewis Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.2320°   (35° 13' 55")

Lon:   -84.9891°   (-84° 59' 20")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Lewis 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] of the Lewis 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]    
Cleveland   [Map]     Mowbray   [Map]    
Collegedale   [Map]     Ooltewah   [Map]    
Countryside Village   [Map]     Sandalwood Village   [Map]    
East Cleveland   [Map]     Soddy-Daisy   [Map]    
Flat Top   [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 Lewis 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 Lewis Cemetery.

Calhoun   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lewis Cemetery
 
Cleveland   [Map]
 - Located in Bradley County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lewis Cemetery
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lewis Cemetery
 
Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Lewis Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 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 Lewis Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hamilton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 67 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Lewis Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Lewis Cemetery

Ball Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bancroft Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Barger Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Beaty Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Bettis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blair Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lewis Cemetery

Carr Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Chambers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Corinth Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Daughtrey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lewis Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lewis Cemetery

Denny Cemetery   [Map]

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

Denny Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Lewis Cemetery

Dolly Pond Cemetery   [Map]

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

Earls Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Lewis Cemetery

Elder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Lewis Cemetery

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Lewis Cemetery

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Lewis Cemetery

Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Fransico Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Funderburg Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Gamble Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Gardenhire Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Lewis Cemetery

Goodner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Graham Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Griffith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Hinkle Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Holder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Lewis Cemetery

Hunter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Igou Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kimbro Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lewis Cemetery

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Mahan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Lewis Cemetery

Matthews Cemetery   [Map]

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

McDonald Cemetery   [Map]

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

McDonald East View Cemetery   [Map]

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

McGill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Lewis Cemetery

McKinney Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Old Penney Cemetery   [Map]

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

Penney Cemetery   [Map]

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

Price Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Prospect Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

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

Ray Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lewis Cemetery

Roddy - Yarnell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Lewis Cemetery

St. Elmo Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Scoggins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Seaborn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Shirley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Snow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lewis Cemetery

Standfield Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Stone Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Stover Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lewis Cemetery

Swafford - David Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Talley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lewis Cemetery

White Oak Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Lewis Cemetery

Williamson Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Lewis 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 Lewis Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1291067   (Name of Record: Lewis Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 35.2320166     Lon: -84.989117   [Map]
Elev: 246         Map Name: South Cleveland

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

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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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Lewis Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2320, Longitude: -84.9891     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lewis Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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