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The location of McKelvey Cemetery









A visit to the McKelvey Cemetery ...

The location of the McKelvey 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 McKelvey Cemetery ...

The McKelvey Cemetery is located in Franklin County.

The county seat for Franklin County is located in Winchester. Winchester lies just to the west southwest of the McKelvey Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.2240°   (35° 13' 26")

Lon:   -86.0175°   (-86° 1' 2")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the McKelvey Cemetery.

Beans Creek   [Map]     Monteagle   [Map]    
Cascade Hollow   [Map]     Normandy   [Map]    
Coalmont   [Map]     Orme   [Map]    
Cowan   [Map]     Royal Oaks   [Map]    
Decherd   [Map]     Sal City   [Map]    
Estill Springs   [Map]     Sewanee   [Map]    
Forest Mill   [Map]     Tracy City   [Map]    
Greenhaw   [Map]     Tullahoma   [Map]    
Homaway Village   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Huntland   [Map]     Winchester Springs   [Map]    
Lankford Town   [Map]     Winchester   [Map]    
Lynchburg   [Map]     Winton Town   [Map]    
Manchester   [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 McKelvey Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Franklin County.

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

Cowan   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the McKelvey Cemetery
 
Lynchburg   [Map]
 - Located in Moore County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the McKelvey Cemetery
 
Manchester   [Map]
 - Located in Coffee County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of the McKelvey Cemetery
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the McKelvey Cemetery
 
Tracy City   [Map]
 - Located in Grundy County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the McKelvey Cemetery
 
Tullahoma   [Map]
 - Located in Coffee County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the McKelvey Cemetery
 
Winchester   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the McKelvey Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with 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 McKelvey Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Franklin County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Franklin 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 100 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the McKelvey Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Franklin County.

Acklen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8474<3>

Alto Cemetery   [Map]

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

Asia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the McKelvey Cemetery

Austell Cemetery   [Map]

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

B.F. Morris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bass Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the McKelvey Cemetery

Bennett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Beth Page Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blair Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bostick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the McKelvey Cemetery

Brakefield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Braton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Buckner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Camp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cherry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Corn Cemetery   [Map]

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

County Farm Cemetery   [Map]

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

Darwin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Decherd City Cemetery   [Map]

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

Decherd Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

Decherd Negro Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dotson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Duncan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Duncans Stagecoach Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eastern Star Cemetery   [Map]

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

Elder Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the McKelvey Cemetery

Embry - Decherd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Featherston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Featherston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fields Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the McKelvey Cemetery

Finch Cemetery   [Map]

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

Finney Cemetery   [Map]

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

Francis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the McKelvey Cemetery

Gipson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gipson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Goshen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gossage Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gum Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hart Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hendon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Henley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Henley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Herriford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Herriford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ikard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ives Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Long Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lynch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the McKelvey Cemetery

McCollum Cemetery   [Map]

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

McIlheran Cemetery   [Map]

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

McLlheran Cemetery   [Map]

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

Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Memorial Park   [Map]

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]

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

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the McKelvey Cemetery

Mt. Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullikin Cemetery   [Map]

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

O'Dear Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Bethpage Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Grays Mill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Partin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the McKelvey Cemetery

Paynes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Penny Cemetery   [Map]

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

Perkins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the McKelvey Cemetery

Prairie Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roe Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rowe Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sewell - Bowers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sharp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sharp Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sherrod - Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Steele Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stevens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the McKelvey Cemetery

Swann Cemetery   [Map]

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

Swann Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the McKelvey Cemetery

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

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

University Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wallis - Estill - Hayden - March Cemetery   [Map]

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

Watson Cemetery   [Map]

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

West Cemetery   [Map]

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

Winchester City Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #20454

Wise Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the McKelvey Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the McKelvey 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 McKelvey Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1318330   (Name of Record: McKelvey Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 35.2239713     Lon: -86.0174823   [Map]
Elev: 319         Map Name: Winchester

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincotn.us/

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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 McKelvey Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2240, Longitude: -86.0175     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the McKelvey 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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