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The location of Rawlston Cemetery









A visit to the Rawlston Cemetery ...

The location of the Rawlston 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 Rawlston Cemetery ...

The Rawlston Cemetery is located in Hamilton County.

The county seat for Hamilton County is located in Chattanooga. Chattanooga lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southwest of the Rawlston Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.1712°   (35° 10' 16")

Lon:   -85.1491°   (-85° 8' 56")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Rawlston 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] of the Rawlston Cemetery.

Brainerd Hills   [Map]     Lakesite   [Map]    
Caramel Village   [Map]     Lupton City   [Map]    
Chattanooga   [Map]     Middle Valley   [Map]    
Collegedale   [Map]     Mineral Park   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Mowbray   [Map]    
East Brainerd   [Map]     Ooltewah   [Map]    
East Ridge   [Map]     Red Bank   [Map]    
Fairmount   [Map]     Ridgeside   [Map]    
Flat Top   [Map]     Sandalwood Village   [Map]    
Fountain Village   [Map]     Signal Mountain   [Map]    
Graysville (GA)   [Map]     Soddy-Daisy   [Map]    
Harrison   [Map]     Walden   [Map]    
Lake Dweller   [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 Rawlston Cemetery. The following communities are located in Hamilton County.

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rawlston Cemetery
 
East Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rawlston Cemetery
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rawlston Cemetery
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rawlston Cemetery
 
Signal Mountain   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Rawlston Cemetery
 
Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rawlston Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start 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 - 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 Rawlston 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    

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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 80 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Rawlston Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Hamilton County.

Barker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Card Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chancey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Rawlston Cemetery

Copeland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Daughtrey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davidson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Denny Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Rawlston Cemetery

Denny Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dodd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Elder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Falling Water Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fryar Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fryar Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hamilton County Memorial Park   [Map]

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

Hamilton Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Hancock Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hensley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hixon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hixson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hodges Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Rawlston Cemetery

Holder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Igou Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Rawlston Cemetery

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kings Point Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kirklin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Levi Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lovelady Cemetery   [Map]

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

Maddux Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mahan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Masterson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Rawlston Cemetery

McDonald Cemetery   [Map]

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

McDonald East View Cemetery   [Map]

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

McGill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Millsaps Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Rawlston Cemetery

Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Penney Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ooltewah Cemetery   [Map]

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

Padget Cemetery   [Map]

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

Penney Cemetery   [Map]

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

Poe Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ray Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roddy - Yarnell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rogers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Rawlston Cemetery

Sawyer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Scoggins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shadwick Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shirley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Silverdale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Rawlston Cemetery

Silverdale Confederate Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Rawlston Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Snow Cemetery   [Map]

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

Soddy Cemetery   [Map]

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

Springfield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stony Point Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stover Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stubblefield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Summit Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sylar Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tall Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Talley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vandergriff Cemetery   [Map]

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

Varnell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Rawlston Cemetery

Varnell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19698<3>

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wallace Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilcox Cemetery   [Map]

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

Williamson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wright Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Rawlston 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 Rawlston Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1298981   (Name of Record: Rawlston Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 35.1711824     Lon: -85.1491215   [Map]
Elev: 226         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 'point-to-point' 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 Rawlston Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1712, Longitude: -85.1491     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Rawlston 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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