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The location of Pickett Cemetery









A visit to the Pickett Cemetery ...

The location of the Pickett 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 Pickett Cemetery ...

The Pickett Cemetery is located in Sequatchie County.

The county seat for Sequatchie County is located in Dunlap. Dunlap lies just to the north northeast of the Pickett Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.2976°   (35° 17' 51")

Lon:   -85.4436°   (-85° 26' 36")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Pickett Cemetery.

Beersheba Springs   [Map]     Lupton City   [Map]    
Caramel Village   [Map]     Middle Valley   [Map]    
Cartwright   [Map]     Mowbray   [Map]    
Center Point   [Map]     Palmer   [Map]    
Coalmont   [Map]     Powells Crossroads   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Red Bank   [Map]    
Condra   [Map]     Sandalwood Village   [Map]    
Dunlap   [Map]     Signal Mountain   [Map]    
Fairmount   [Map]     Soddy-Daisy   [Map]    
Flat Top   [Map]     Walden   [Map]    
Fountain Village   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Gruetli-Laager   [Map]     Whitwell   [Map]    
Lankford Town   [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 Pickett Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Sequatchie County.

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

Dunlap   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pickett Cemetery
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pickett Cemetery
 
Signal Mountain   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pickett Cemetery
 
Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the Pickett 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 websites either 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 Pickett Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Sequatchie County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
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Jackson County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Catoosa County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Dade County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Murray County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Walker County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Whitfield County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Bedford County:     Cyndi's
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Bledsoe County:     Cyndi's
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Bradley County:     Cyndi's
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Cannon County:     Cyndi's
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Coffee County:     Cyndi's
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Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
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DeKalb County:     Cyndi's
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Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Grundy County:     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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McMinn County:     Cyndi's
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Meigs County:     Cyndi's
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Moore County:     Cyndi's
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Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
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Warren County:     Cyndi's
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White County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Sequatchie 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 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pickett Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Brock & Pickett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Condra Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Cookston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cordell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Pickett Cemetery

Davis Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dunlap Cemetery   [Map]

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

Grayson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Griffith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Pickett Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12696<3>

Griffith Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Pickett Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12701

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Pickett Cemetery

Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hudson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Lands Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pickett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Presnell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Price Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Red Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Rogers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Pickett Cemetery

Stone Cemetery   [Map]

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

Teague Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Thans Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

White Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Grundy County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Pickett Cemetery

White Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Pickett 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 Pickett Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1297396   (Name of Record: Pickett Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sequatchie
Lat: 35.2975708     Lon: -85.4435764   [Map]
Elev: 230         Map Name: Daus

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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 '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 Pickett Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2976, Longitude: -85.4436     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pickett 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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