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The location of Pisgah Cemetery









A visit to the Pisgah Cemetery ...

The location of the Pisgah 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 Pisgah Cemetery ...

The Pisgah Cemetery is located in Meigs County.

The county seat for Meigs County is located in Decatur. Decatur lies just to the southwest of the Pisgah Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.5792°   (35° 34' 45")

Lon:   -84.7188°   (-84° 43' 7")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Pisgah Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]     Graysville   [Map]    
Bell Spring   [Map]     Lakewood Village   [Map]    
Birchwood   [Map]     Lamontville   [Map]    
Calhoun   [Map]     Loudon City Park   [Map]    
Cayuga Town   [Map]     Madisonville   [Map]    
Charleston   [Map]     Niota   [Map]    
Claxton   [Map]     Philadelphia   [Map]    
Cumberland Spring   [Map]     Pioneer Village   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     Postoak   [Map]    
Decatur   [Map]     Rockwood   [Map]    
Englewood   [Map]     Spring City   [Map]    
Etowah   [Map]     Sweetwater   [Map]    
Goodsprings   [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 Pisgah Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Meigs County.

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pisgah Cemetery
 
Calhoun   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Pisgah Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pisgah Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pisgah Cemetery
 
Englewood   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pisgah Cemetery
 
Etowah   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pisgah Cemetery
 
Madisonville   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Pisgah Cemetery
 
Rockwood   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the Pisgah Cemetery
 
Spring City   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pisgah Cemetery
 
Sweetwater   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Pisgah 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 Pisgah Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Meigs 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 Meigs 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 84 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pisgah Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baldwin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Ball Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Basket Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Beulah Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Burttram Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Buttram Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Clear Springs Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Clearwater Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Collins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Concord Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Concord Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cooke Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Cooley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Correll Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cross Key Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Culvahouse Cemetery   [Map]

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

DeArmond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Decatur Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Dennis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Eaves Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Edgemon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ewing Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Fisher Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Forest Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Foster Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Gillespie Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Goddard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Hickey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Hickory Flat Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hornsby Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Huff Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hunter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hutsell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Idlewild Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Ingle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jolley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Lane Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Leuty Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Lucknow Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Matlock Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

McCabe Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

McMahan Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Pisgah Cemetery

McPherson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Mt. Wesley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Neil Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Old Goodfield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Ten Mile Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Old Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Peak - Hornsby Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Poe Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Pond Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Porter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Porter - Ward Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Rocky Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rogers Creek Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Roork Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sharp Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Sims Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Smith - Wilkey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Stewart Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Tranquility Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Turkeypen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Union McMinn Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Valley Road Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

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

Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Pisgah Cemetery

Wasson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Watkins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Pisgah 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 Pisgah Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1297712   (Name of Record: Pisgah Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Meigs
Lat: 35.579239     Lon: -84.7188299   [Map]
Elev: 249         Map Name: Tranquillity

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Tennessee

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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.
<2>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 Pisgah Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5792, Longitude: -84.7188     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pisgah Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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