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The location of Sanders Cemetery









A visit to the Sanders Cemetery ...

The location of the Sanders 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 Sanders Cemetery ...

The Sanders Cemetery is located in Grundy County.

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

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

Lat:   35.3467°   (35° 20' 48")

Lon:   -85.7605°   (-85° 45' 37")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Sanders Cemetery.

Altamont   [Map]     Monteagle   [Map]    
Beersheba Springs   [Map]     Morrison   [Map]    
Cartwright   [Map]     Palmer   [Map]    
Coalmont   [Map]     Powells Crossroads   [Map]    
Condra   [Map]     Royal Oaks   [Map]    
Cowan   [Map]     Sewanee   [Map]    
Decherd   [Map]     Tracy City   [Map]    
Forest Mill   [Map]     Viola   [Map]    
Greenhaw   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Gruetli-Laager   [Map]     Whitwell   [Map]    
Lankford Town   [Map]     Winton Town   [Map]    
Manchester   [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 Sanders 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 Sanders Cemetery.

Altamont   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Sanders Cemetery
 
Cowan   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Sanders Cemetery
 
Dunlap   [Map]
 - Located in Sequatchie County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Sanders Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Sanders Cemetery
 
Manchester   [Map]
 - Located in Coffee County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Sanders Cemetery
 
Sewanee   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Sanders Cemetery
 
Tracy City   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Sanders 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 websites either 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 Sanders 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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Jackson 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 44 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Sanders Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Airview Cemetery   [Map]

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

Altamont Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Big Spring Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bonnie Oak Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east (E) of the Sanders Cemetery

Buckner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Sanders Cemetery

Burkett Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Sanders Cemetery

Caldwell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Sanders Cemetery

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clouse Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Coalmont Cemetery   [Map]

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

Crockett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Sanders Cemetery

Fall Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fults Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Sanders Cemetery

Fults Cemetery   [Map]

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

Goodman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gregg Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Sanders Cemetery

Hamby Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hargiss Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hobbs Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnny Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Sanders Cemetery

Lappin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Sanders Cemetery

Laxon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Sanders Cemetery

Layne Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Sanders Cemetery

Monteagle Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Sanders Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Sanders Cemetery

Old Baptist Graveyard   [Map]

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

Ooley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Orange Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Patrick Cemetery   [Map]

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

Patton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Paynes Cove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pelham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reid Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sims Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Sanders Cemetery

Sissom Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

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

Summerfield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Swiss Colony Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tracy City Cemetery   [Map]

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

Warren Cemetery   [Map]

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

White Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilkinson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Coffee County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Sanders Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Sanders 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 Sanders Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1300689   (Name of Record: Sanders Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Grundy
Lat: 35.346744     Lon: -85.7605306   [Map]
Elev: 580         Map Name: Burrow Cove

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Sanders Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3467, Longitude: -85.7605     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Sanders Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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