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The location of Poe Cemetery









A visit to the Poe Cemetery ...

The location of the Poe 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.

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The Location of the Poe Cemetery ...

The Poe Cemetery is located in Hamilton County.

The county seat for Hamilton County is located in Chattanooga. Chattanooga lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the south southwest of the Poe Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.2412°   (35° 14' 28")

Lon:   -85.1925°   (-85° 11' 32")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Poe Cemetery.

Birchwood   [Map]     Lake Dweller   [Map]    
Brainerd Hills   [Map]     Lake Village   [Map]    
Caramel Village   [Map]     Lakesite   [Map]    
Cartwright   [Map]     Lupton City   [Map]    
Center Point   [Map]     Middle Valley   [Map]    
Chattanooga   [Map]     Mineral Park   [Map]    
Collegedale   [Map]     Mowbray   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Ooltewah   [Map]    
Condra   [Map]     Red Bank   [Map]    
Dunlap   [Map]     Ridgeside   [Map]    
Fairmount   [Map]     Sandalwood Village   [Map]    
Flat Top   [Map]     Signal Mountain   [Map]    
Fountain Village   [Map]     Soddy-Daisy   [Map]    
Graysville   [Map]     Walden   [Map]    
Harrison   [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 Poe Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hamilton County.

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Poe Cemetery
 
Dunlap   [Map]
 - Located in Sequatchie County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Poe Cemetery
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Poe Cemetery
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Poe Cemetery
 
Signal Mountain   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Poe Cemetery
 
Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Poe 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 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 Poe Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hamilton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Hamilton County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Hamilton 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 61 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Poe Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Hamilton County.

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Poe Cemetery

Barker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Poe Cemetery

Brown Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Card Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chancey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Coleman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Copeland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Daughtrey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Poe Cemetery

Davidson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Denny Cemetery   [Map]

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

Denny Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dodd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Emery Cemetery   [Map]

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

Falling Water Cemetery   [Map]

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

Foster - Hixson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Graham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Granny Walker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gray Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hamilton County Memorial Park   [Map]

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

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hensley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hickman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hixon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hixson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Poe Cemetery

Hodges Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hotwater Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Poe Cemetery

Igou Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Poe Cemetery

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jackson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Poe Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Poe Cemetery

Levi Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lovelady Cemetery   [Map]

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

Maddux Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Poe Cemetery

Masterson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Poe Cemetery

McGill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Poe Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Millsaps Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Poe Cemetery

Old Penney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Poe Cemetery

Parton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pendergrass Cemetery   [Map]

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

Penney Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rawlston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Poe Cemetery

Rogers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sawyer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shadwick Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Soddy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Poe Cemetery

Stony Point Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Poe Cemetery

Tall Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vandergriff Cemetery   [Map]

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

Varner Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Poe Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19701<3>

Varner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2359395

Wallace Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Poe Cemetery

Ware Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilcox Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Poe 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 Poe Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1297999   (Name of Record: Poe Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 35.2411802     Lon: -85.1924572   [Map]
Elev: 218         Map Name: Daisy

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

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

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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Poe Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2412, Longitude: -85.1925     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Poe 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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