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The location of New Rocky Cemetery









A visit to the New Rocky Cemetery ...

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 New Rocky Cemetery ...

The New Rocky Cemetery is located in Warren County.

The county seat for Warren County is located in McMinnville. McMinnville lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the west southwest of the New Rocky Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.7314°   (35° 43' 53")

Lon:   -85.5980°   (-85° 35' 52")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the New Rocky Cemetery.

Altamont   [Map]     Philippi   [Map]    
Beersheba Springs   [Map]     Pikeville   [Map]    
Brockdell   [Map]     Quebeck   [Map]    
Campaign   [Map]     Ravenscroft   [Map]    
Centertown   [Map]     Rowland Station   [Map]    
Darkey Springs   [Map]     Smithville   [Map]    
Doyle   [Map]     Sparta   [Map]    
Fall City   [Map]     Spencer   [Map]    
Gruetli-Laager   [Map]     Thomas Town   [Map]    
Johnsons Chapel   [Map]     Todd Town   [Map]    
Manus Town   [Map]     Viola   [Map]    
McMinnville   [Map]     Winesap   [Map]    
Morrison   [Map]     Woods   [Map]    
Newton   [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 New Rocky Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Warren County.

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

Altamont   [Map]
 - Located in Grundy County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the New Rocky Cemetery
 
McMinnville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Rocky Cemetery
 
Pikeville   [Map]
 - Located in Bledsoe County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Rocky Cemetery
 
Smithville   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Rocky Cemetery
 
Sparta   [Map]
 - Located in White County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Rocky Cemetery
 
Spencer   [Map]
 - Located in Van Buren County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the New Rocky Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin 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 - 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 New Rocky Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Warren County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bedford County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bledsoe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bradley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cannon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
DeKalb County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fentress County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Grundy County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
McMinn County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Meigs County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Moore County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Overton County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Putnam County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Rhea County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Roane County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Rutherford County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Sequatchie County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Smith County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Trousdale County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
White County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Wilson County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Warren County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Warren 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 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the New Rocky Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Boyd Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

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

Brick House Cemetery   [Map]

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

Campaign Community Cemetery   [Map]

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

Champaign Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chisam Cemetery   [Map]

Located in White County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the New Rocky Cemetery

Crain Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the New Rocky Cemetery

Denney Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the New Rocky Cemetery

Dodson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

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

Drake Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the New Rocky Cemetery

Eureka Church of Christ Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the New Rocky Cemetery

Friendship Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hillis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

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

Jericho Cemetery   [Map]

Located in White County

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

Laurel Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the New Rocky Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14530<2>

Long Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the New Rocky Cemetery

McElroy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

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

McGregor Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in White County

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

Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mud Creek Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Bybees Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the New Rocky Cemetery

New Union Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Jericho Cemetery   [Map]

Located in White County

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

O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rock Island Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shellsford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

Located in White County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the New Rocky Cemetery

Sodom Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

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

Sparkman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the New Rocky Cemetery

Spencer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the New Rocky Cemetery

White Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Van Buren County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the New Rocky Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the New Rocky 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 New Rocky Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1320563   (Name of Record: New Rocky Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Warren
Lat: 35.7314571     Lon: -85.5980337   [Map]
Elev: 292         Map Name: Welchland

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Tennessee

About Warren County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the New Rocky Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7314, Longitude: -85.5980     [Map].

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<2>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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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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