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(Wayne County, Tennessee)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Martin 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 Martin Cemetery...

The Martin 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 Martin Cemetery

Lat:   35.1912°   (35° 11' 28")

Lon:   -87.9545°   (-87° 57' 16")

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

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


 

  Martin Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Martin 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 Martin Cemetery.

Adamsville   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in McNairy County
 
Clifton   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Collinwood   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Sardis   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Henderson County
 
Savannah   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Scotts Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Martin Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 58 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Martin Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bratton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Cave Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Copeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Copeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Cypert - Copeland - Lay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Cypert - Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Davana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Eaton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Flat Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Franks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Franks Cemetery (FAG ID #12148)
 
Franks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Gean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Gillis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Gillis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Gilmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Greeson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Harbour Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Harbour Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Harville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Herndon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Jerrolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Lacefield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Lacefield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Lutts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Lynn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Melson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Mt. Heber Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Northcut Elementary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Nowlin Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Petty Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Pickens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Rayburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Robbins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Sinclair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Smith - Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Stribling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Stribling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Sunny Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Tilley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Vanbidder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Martin Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Martin Cemetery.

Adamsville   [Map]Crump   [Map]Saltillo   [Map]
Chickasaw (AL)   [Map]Doubleheads Village (AL)   [Map]Sardis   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Flatwoods   [Map]Savannah   [Map]
Cloverdale (AL)   [Map]Iron City   [Map]Slab Town   [Map]
Collinwood   [Map]New Town   [Map]Waterloo (AL)   [Map]
Crows Camp (AL)   [Map]Pyburn   [Map]Waynesboro   [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 start with 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 Martin 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    
Franklin 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    
Prentiss 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    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardeman 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    
Madison 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    

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 Martin 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 Martin Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1292801   (Name of Record: Martin Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wayne
Lat: 35.1911914     Lon: -87.9544732   [Map]
Elev: 186         Map Name: Martins Mills

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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: 35.1912, Longitude: -87.9545     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Martin Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Martin 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' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in . 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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<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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