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(Wayne County, Tennessee)


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Profile for the Moore Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Moore 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 Moore Cemetery...

The Moore 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 Moore Cemetery

Lat:   35.0923°   (35° 5' 32")

Lon:   -87.8661°   (-87° 51' 57")

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

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


 

  Moore Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Cherokee   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Colbert County (AL)
 
Clifton   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Collinwood   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Florence   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Savannah   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Austin Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Balentine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Barkley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Beavers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Brewer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Centenary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Collinwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Copeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Copeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Cromwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Cromwell Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Darby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Francis - King - Lucas Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Franks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Gean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Gillis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Greeson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Haley - Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Harbour Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Hesse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Holden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Horton Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the King Cemetery (FAG ID #14329)
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Lindsey Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Love Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Lutts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Masonic Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
McAllister Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
McFalls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
McGlamery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Melson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Old Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Old Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Old Darby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Old Hayes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Pigg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Pine Hill Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Robbins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Sinclair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Sinclair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Stout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Stribling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Stribling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Wayne County Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Whittens Cross Roads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Moore Cemetery.

Arnot (AL)   [Map]Crows Camp (AL)   [Map]Pyburn   [Map]
Atlas (AL)   [Map]Cypress Creek (AL)   [Map]Saint Florian (AL)   [Map]
Canaan (AL)   [Map]Doubleheads Village (AL)   [Map]Saint Joseph   [Map]
Caryton (AL)   [Map]Florence (AL)   [Map]Savannah   [Map]
Cherokee (AL)   [Map]Green Hill (AL)   [Map]Slab Town   [Map]
Chickasaw (AL)   [Map]Green Tree (AL)   [Map]Waterloo (AL)   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Iron City   [Map]Waynesboro   [Map]
Cloverdale (AL)   [Map]McGee Town (AL)   [Map]Wilson Dam (AL)   [Map]
Collinwood   [Map]New Town   [Map]Zip City (AL)   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - you should note 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 Moore 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    
Itawamba 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    
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    
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    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis 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 Moore 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 Moore Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1294251   (Name of Record: Moore Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wayne
Lat: 35.0923046     Lon: -87.8661398   [Map]
Elev: 238         Map Name: Cypress Inn

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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: 35.0923, Longitude: -87.8661     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Moore Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Moore 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 that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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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