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The location of Riverside Cemetery









A visit to the Riverside Cemetery ...

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 Riverside Cemetery ...

The Riverside Cemetery is located in Warren County.

The county seat for Warren County is located in McMinnville. McMinnville lies just to the north of the Riverside Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.6763°   (35° 40' 34")

Lon:   -85.7731°   (-85° 46' 23")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> of the Riverside Cemetery.

Altamont   [Map]     Philippi   [Map]    
Beersheba Springs   [Map]     Quebeck   [Map]    
Campaign   [Map]     Rowland Station   [Map]    
Centertown   [Map]     Smithville   [Map]    
Darkey Springs   [Map]     Spencer   [Map]    
Doyle   [Map]     Thomas Town   [Map]    
Fall City   [Map]     Viola   [Map]    
Forest Mill   [Map]     Winton Town   [Map]    
Manus Town   [Map]     Woodbury   [Map]    
McMinnville   [Map]     Woods   [Map]    
Morrison   [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 Riverside Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Warren County.

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

Altamont   [Map]
 - Located in Grundy County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Manchester   [Map]
 - Located in Coffee County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
McMinnville   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Smithville   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Spencer   [Map]
 - Located in Van Buren County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Woodbury   [Map]
 - Located in Cannon County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Riverside 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 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 - 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 Riverside Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Warren County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Jackson County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bedford County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bledsoe County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cannon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Coffee County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Davidson County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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DeKalb County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Grundy County:     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
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Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Meigs County:     Cyndi's
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Moore County:     Cyndi's
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Overton County:     Cyndi's
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Putnam County:     Cyndi's
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Rhea County:     Cyndi's
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Rutherford County:     Cyndi's
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Sequatchie County:     Cyndi's
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Smith County:     Cyndi's
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Trousdale County:     Cyndi's
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Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
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White County:     Cyndi's
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Williamson County:     Cyndi's
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Wilson County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Warren County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Warren 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 35 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Riverside Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Warren County.

Bascom Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bonner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bowling Green Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brick House Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bryars Cemetery   [Map]

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

Charles Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Riverside Cemetery

Chasteen / Chastain Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<2>

Concord Cemetery   [Map]

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

Faulkner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Finger Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Fuston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gardens of Memory Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garmon Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Grange Hall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hebron Cemetery   [Map]

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

Higgenbottom Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Riverside Cemetery

King Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2511480<3>

Kirby Cemetery   [Map]

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

Leesburg Cemetery   [Map]

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

Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Riverside Cemetery

Mt. Sinai Baptist Church / Shake Rag Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Mt. View Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Riverside Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mud Creek Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Union Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Poor House Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Riverside Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Rockcliff Cemetery   [Map]

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

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shellsford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smyrna Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Riverside 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 Riverside Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1299516   (Name of Record: Riverside Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Warren
Lat: 35.6764597     Lon: -85.7730372   [Map]
Elev: 278         Map Name: McMinnville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Tennessee

About Warren County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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 Riverside Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6763, Longitude: -85.7731     [Map].

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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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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