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The location of Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery









A visit to the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery ...

The location of the Silverdale Lookout Tower 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.

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The Location of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery ...

The Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery is located in Hamilton County.

The county seat for Hamilton County is located in Chattanooga. Chattanooga lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Lat:   35.0534°   (35° 3' 12")

Lon:   -85.1225°   (-85° 7' 21")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery.

Boynton (GA)   [Map]     Lake Dweller   [Map]    
Brainerd Hills   [Map]     Lakesite   [Map]    
Caramel Village   [Map]     Lakeview (GA)   [Map]    
Catoosa Springs (GA)   [Map]     Lupton City   [Map]    
Chattanooga   [Map]     Middle Valley   [Map]    
Collegedale   [Map]     Mineral Park   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Ooltewah   [Map]    
East Brainerd   [Map]     Red Bank   [Map]    
East Ridge   [Map]     Ridgeside   [Map]    
Fort Oglethorpe (GA)   [Map]     Ringgold (GA)   [Map]    
Graysville (GA)   [Map]     Rossville (GA)   [Map]    
Harrison   [Map]     Sandalwood Village   [Map]    
Indian Springs (GA)   [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 Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hamilton County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery.

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery
 
East Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery
 
Ringgold   [Map]
 - Located in Catoosa County (GA)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery
 
Rossville   [Map]
 - Located in Walker County (GA)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These 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 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 Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hamilton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (AL):     Cyndi's
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DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Bartow County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Catoosa County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Hamilton County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Hamilton 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 41 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Blackwell Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Catoosa County (GA)

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1706353<4>

Boyd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brainerd Mission Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chesnutt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Citizens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Collegedale Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Crumley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Dixon Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Catoosa County (GA)

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

Floral Hills Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Fryar Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gilliland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12404

Greenhill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12648

Hancock Cemetery   [Map]

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

Highland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kings Point Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kirklin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lakewood East Memory Gardens   [Map]

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

Lakewood Memory Gardens   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14448

Morris Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Liberty Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Catoosa County (GA)

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

Old Graysville Cemetery (GA)   [Map]

Located in Catoosa County (GA)

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

Ooltewah Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Parker's Gap Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2312411

Plowman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Pollard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shepherd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Silverdale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Stubblefield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Summit Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Summit Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sylar Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tallant Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Varnell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

Varnell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19698

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Silverdale Lookout Tower 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 Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1270284   (Name of Record: Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 35.0534074     Lon: -85.1224522   [Map]
Elev: 332         Map Name: Ooltewah

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Tennessee

About Hamilton County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0534, Longitude: -85.1225     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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<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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