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The location of Moores Chapel Cemetery









A visit to the Moores Chapel Cemetery ...

The location of the Moores Chapel 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 Moores Chapel Cemetery ...

The Moores Chapel Cemetery is located in Bradley County.

The county seat for Bradley County is located in Cleveland. Cleveland lies just to the north northwest of the Moores Chapel Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.0862°   (35° 5' 10")

Lon:   -84.7916°   (-84° 47' 29")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Moores Chapel Cemetery.

Ball Play   [Map]     Countryside Village   [Map]    
Bellefounte   [Map]     Crandall (GA)   [Map]    
Benton   [Map]     East Cleveland   [Map]    
Calhoun   [Map]     Hopewell   [Map]    
Charleston   [Map]     Mineral Park   [Map]    
Chestuee   [Map]     Ooltewah   [Map]    
Cisco (GA)   [Map]     South Cleveland   [Map]    
Claxton   [Map]     Tennga (GA)   [Map]    
Cleveland   [Map]     Varnell (GA)   [Map]    
Cohutta (GA)   [Map]     Wildwood Lake   [Map]    
Collegedale   [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 Moores Chapel 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 Moores Chapel Cemetery.

Benton   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery
 
Calhoun   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery
 
Cleveland   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery
 
Eton   [Map]
 - Located in Murray County (GA)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Moores Chapel 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 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 Moores Chapel 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    

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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 Moores Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ball Play Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Blue Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Carden Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Carden Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Cedar Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chestuee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chestuee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chilcutt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Cumberland Shed Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Cumberland Shed Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Dills Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Dills Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Fitzsimmons Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Fitzsimmons Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Flint Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Ft. Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Goode Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hambright Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hilcrest Memorial Gardens   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #13393<3>

Hill Crest Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hillard - Ladd Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Hooker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Hooker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Johns Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lowery Cemetery   [Map]

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

Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]

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

McClure Cemetery   [Map]

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

McKamey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

McNair Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

McNair Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Mt. Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mueller Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Mueller Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Oklahoma Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Old Fort Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Polk County

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

Pirkle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Red Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Samples Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shannon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

Shields - Harris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #18426

Straw Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sugar Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19064

Swan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thompson Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Union Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19613

Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Unity Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ware Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Moores Chapel Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Moores Chapel 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 Moores Chapel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1317971   (Name of Record: Moores Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bradley
Lat: 35.0861863     Lon: -84.7916078   [Map]
Elev: 276         Map Name: Felker

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The official website for Bradley County: www.bradleyco.net/

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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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Moores Chapel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0862, Longitude: -84.7916     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Moores Chapel 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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