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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:   35.3192°   (35° 19' 9")

Lon:   -87.9809°   (-87° 58' 51")

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.

Adamsville   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in McNairy County
 
Clifton   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Collinwood   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Decaturville   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Hohenwald   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Lewis County
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Parsons   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Sardis   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Henderson County
 
Savannah   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Scotts Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 76 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.

Altum Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Backbone Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Beckham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Benham - Hughes - Speer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Bloody Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Bowling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Brashier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Bumpas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Clifton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Dick Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Dicus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Dillon Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Elliott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Evans Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Flat Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Franks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Garrard Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Gillis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Gilmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Grigg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Grimes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Haggard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Haggard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Harbour Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Harbour Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Helton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Hutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Jerrolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Jerrolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Jowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Lizard Glade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Lone Chestnut Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Henderson County
 
McCasland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Mill Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Montague Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Nance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Newborn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Northcut Elementary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Old Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Olive Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Rayburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Shannon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Sparks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Steward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Thacker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Tucker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Henderson County
 
Tune Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Turnbo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Umphreys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Warrington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moore Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Moore Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Moore 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 Moore Cemetery.

Adamsville   [Map]Enville   [Map]Pyburn   [Map]
Cedar Grove   [Map]Flatwoods   [Map]Saltillo   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Linden   [Map]Sardis   [Map]
Collinwood   [Map]Milledgeville   [Map]Savannah   [Map]
Crump   [Map]New Town   [Map]Scotts Hill   [Map]
Decaturville   [Map]Parsons   [Map]Slab Town   [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 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    
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 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 #1294256   (Name of Record: Moore Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wayne
Lat: 35.3192438     Lon: -87.9808618   [Map]
Elev: 163         Map Name: Eagle Creek

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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: 35.3192, Longitude: -87.9809     [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' distance starting from . 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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