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The location of Roberts Cemetery









A visit to the Roberts Cemetery ...

The location of the Roberts 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 Roberts Cemetery ...

The Roberts Cemetery is located in Grundy County.

The county seat for Grundy County is located in Altamont. Altamont lies just to the north northeast of the Roberts Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.3295°   (35° 19' 46")

Lon:   -85.8261°   (-85° 49' 33")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Roberts Cemetery.

Altamont   [Map]     Monteagle   [Map]    
Beersheba Springs   [Map]     Morrison   [Map]    
Coalmont   [Map]     Palmer   [Map]    
Cowan   [Map]     Royal Oaks   [Map]    
Decherd   [Map]     Sewanee   [Map]    
Estill Springs   [Map]     Tracy City   [Map]    
Forest Mill   [Map]     Viola   [Map]    
Greenhaw   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Gruetli-Laager   [Map]     Whitwell   [Map]    
Lankford Town   [Map]     Winchester   [Map]    
Manchester   [Map]     Winton 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 Roberts Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Grundy County.

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

Altamont   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Roberts Cemetery
 
Cowan   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roberts Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Roberts Cemetery
 
Manchester   [Map]
 - Located in Coffee County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roberts Cemetery
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Roberts Cemetery
 
Tracy City   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Roberts Cemetery
 
Winchester   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Roberts 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 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 Roberts Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Grundy County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Grundy County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Grundy 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 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Roberts Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Roberts Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Roberts Cemetery

Big Spring Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bonnie Oak Cemetery   [Map]

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

Buckner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Caldwell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clouse Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Coalmont Cemetery   [Map]

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

Crockett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Floyd Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Goodman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Roberts Cemetery

Hamby Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west northwest (WNW) of the Roberts Cemetery

Hargiss Cemetery   [Map]

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

Henley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Henley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

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

Hobbs Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ikard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

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

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

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

Lappin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Laxon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Layne Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Monteagle Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Old Baptist Graveyard   [Map]

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

Ooley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Partin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Patrick Cemetery   [Map]

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

Patton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pearson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

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

Pelham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Providence Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Rowe Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

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

Sanders Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sheid Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Sherrill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Sims Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Sissom Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Summerfield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tate Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Tracy City Cemetery   [Map]

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

Warren Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilkinson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Womack Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Roberts 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 Roberts Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1299620   (Name of Record: Roberts Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Grundy
Lat: 35.3295229     Lon: -85.8260881   [Map]
Elev: 321         Map Name: Burrow Cove

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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 '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 Roberts Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3295, Longitude: -85.8261     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Roberts Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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