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(Giles County, Tennessee)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Shoal Bluff Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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.

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The Location of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery...

The Shoal Bluff Cemetery is located in Giles County. The county seat for Giles County is located in Pulaski.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery

Lat:   35.0170°   (35° 1' 1")

Lon:   -87.1164°   (-87° 6' 59")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Shoal Bluff Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Giles County.

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

Elkmont   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Pulaski   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Rogersville   [Map]
 - Located in Lauderdale County (AL)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 50 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Beasley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Beech Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Booth Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Browning Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Case Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Craig Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Cunningham Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #22392<4>
 
Dobbins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Dupree Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Elledge Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Evans Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Gaston Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Gooch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Hesters Chapel Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Hightower Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Kedron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Kimbrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Legg Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Legg Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Love Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Massey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
McCravy Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Minor Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Noblit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Oxford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Phoenix Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Shores Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Stella Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Tedd Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Limestone County (AL)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Shoal Bluff Cemetery.

Anderson (AL)   [Map]Corum (AL)   [Map]Lester (AL)   [Map]
Ardmore   [Map]Dickson Town   [Map]Lexington (AL)   [Map]
Ardmore (AL)   [Map]Elkmont Springs   [Map]Minor Hill   [Map]
Aymett Town   [Map]Elkmont (AL)   [Map]Pulaski   [Map]
Bethel (AL)   [Map]Elkton   [Map]Rogersville (AL)   [Map]
Cairo (AL)   [Map]Estaville (AL)   [Map]Slabtown (AL)   [Map]
Cedar Hill (AL)   [Map]Estep (AL)   [Map]Weakley   [Map]
Clifton (AL)   [Map]Fall River   [Map]Wheelerton   [Map]
Comer (AL)   [Map]Green Field   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Shoal Bluff Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Giles County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marshall County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hickman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Moore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Tennessee,     of Giles County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Tennessee
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Tennessee

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Shoal Bluff 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 Shoal Bluff Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1644006   (Name of Record: Shoal Bluff Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Giles
Lat: 35.0170275     Lon: -87.1164009   [Map]
Elev: 200         Map Name: Aspen Hill

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Visit our Community Index for Tennessee

About Giles County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Giles County: www.gilescounty-tn.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0170, Longitude: -87.1164     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Shoal Bluff Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Shoal Bluff Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in . 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.

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<4>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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