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The location of Maddux Cemetery









A visit to the Maddux Cemetery ...

The location of the Maddux 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 Maddux Cemetery ...

The Maddux Cemetery is located in Bradley County.

The county seat for Bradley County is located in Cleveland. Cleveland lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of the Maddux Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.2979°   (35° 17' 52")

Lon:   -84.7680°   (-84° 46' 4")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Maddux Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]     Countryside Village   [Map]    
Bellefounte   [Map]     Decatur   [Map]    
Benton   [Map]     Delano   [Map]    
Birchwood   [Map]     East Cleveland   [Map]    
Calhoun   [Map]     Etowah   [Map]    
Cayuga Town   [Map]     Goodsprings   [Map]    
Charleston   [Map]     Hopewell   [Map]    
Chestuee   [Map]     Lamontville   [Map]    
Claxton   [Map]     South Cleveland   [Map]    
Cleveland   [Map]     Wildwood Lake   [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 Maddux 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 Maddux Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Maddux Cemetery
 
Benton   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Maddux Cemetery
 
Calhoun   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Maddux Cemetery
 
Cleveland   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Maddux Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Maddux Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Maddux Cemetery
 
Englewood   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Maddux Cemetery
 
Etowah   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Maddux 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 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 Maddux 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:

Catoosa County (GA):     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 52 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Maddux Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Atkinson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Maddux Cemetery

Barner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Maddux Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8915<3>

Beech Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bellefounte Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethel Springs Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Blevins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Maddux Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #9401

Britton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Calhoun Community Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east (E) of the Maddux Cemetery

Candies Creek Company Cemetery   [Map]

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

Center Point Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Maddux Cemetery

Chambers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Charleston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Clear Springs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Council Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Eldredge Camp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Erwin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Gee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Maddux Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12331

Godsey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Hambright Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Hanks Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Hennegers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Henry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hiwassee Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Maddux Cemetery

King Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14350

McBrien - Burdett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Maddux Cemetery

McCarthy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Maddux Cemetery

Murphy Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Eastanallee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

New Friendship Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Eastanallee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Old Swafford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Plank Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Maddux Cemetery

Prater Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Purselley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Maddux Cemetery

Renslow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Maddux Cemetery

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1637555

Shelton Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

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

Shiloh Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east (E) of the Maddux Cemetery

Spriggs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Sunset Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Swafford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Swafford - David Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tasso Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Maddux Cemetery

Tasso Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Maddux Cemetery

Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Maddux Cemetery

Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Weir Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Maddux Cemetery

Williamson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Womack Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Maddux 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 Maddux Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1292476   (Name of Record: Maddux Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bradley
Lat: 35.2978508     Lon: -84.7679971   [Map]
Elev: 235         Map Name: Charleston

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Bradley County

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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' (or point-to-point) distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Maddux Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2979, Longitude: -84.7680     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Maddux 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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