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The location of Red Hill Cemetery









A visit to the Red Hill Cemetery ...

The location of the Red Hill 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 Red Hill Cemetery ...

The Red Hill Cemetery is located in Marion County.

The county seat for Marion County is located in Jasper. Jasper lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the south southwest of the Red Hill Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.2242°   (35° 13' 27")

Lon:   -85.5086°   (-85° 30' 30")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Red Hill Cemetery.

Cartwright   [Map]     Lupton City   [Map]    
Center Point   [Map]     Mowbray   [Map]    
Chattanooga   [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]     Tiftonia   [Map]    
Fountain Village   [Map]     Tracy City   [Map]    
Gruetli-Laager   [Map]     Valley Village   [Map]    
Jasper   [Map]     Walden   [Map]    
Kimball   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Lake Village   [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 Red Hill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marion County.

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Red Hill Cemetery
 
Dunlap   [Map]
 - Located in Sequatchie County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Red Hill Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Red Hill Cemetery
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Red Hill Cemetery
 
Signal Mountain   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Red Hill Cemetery
 
Tracy City   [Map]
 - Located in Grundy County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of the Red Hill 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 professional and volunteer 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 Red Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion 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 Marion County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Marion 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 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Red Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brock & Pickett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bryant Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sequatchie County

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

Caroline Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Condra Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cookston Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sequatchie County

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gordon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gott Cemetery   [Map]

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

Grayson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Griffith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12696<3>

Griffith Creek Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Red Hill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12701

Hudson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Layne Cemetery   [Map]

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

Layne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Red Hill Cemetery

Laynes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pickett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pickett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sequatchie County

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

Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Presnell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pryor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rogers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sequatchie County

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

Sardis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Teague Cemetery   [Map]

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

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Union Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walden Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Red Hill Cemetery

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

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

White Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Red Hill 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 Red Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1317599   (Name of Record: Red Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 35.2242403     Lon: -85.5085767   [Map]
Elev: 217         Map Name: Whitwell

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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 '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 Red Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2242, Longitude: -85.5086     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Red Hill 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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