(Grundy County, Tennessee)
The Location of the King Cemetery...
The King Cemetery is located in Grundy County. The county seat for Grundy County is located in Altamont.
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the King Cemetery
Lat: 35.4905° (35° 29' 25")
Lon: -85.6483° (-85° 38' 53")
Map of nearby cemeteries ...
The red map marker shows the location of the King Cemetery.
The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.
Nearby communities with newspapers ...
The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the King 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 King Cemetery.
|Altamont [Map] |
| - || Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of the King Cemetery |
|Dunlap [Map] |
| - || Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the King Cemetery |
| - || Located in Sequatchie County |
|McMinnville [Map] |
| - || Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the King Cemetery |
| - || Located in Warren County |
|Spencer [Map] |
| - || Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the King Cemetery |
| - || Located in Van Buren County |
|Tracy City [Map] |
| - || Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the King Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 12 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the King Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Grundy County.
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the King Cemetery.
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 turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 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 King Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to Tennessee:
These pages are specific to Grundy County:
Genealogy information for nearby counties:
Cemetery Information and Directories for 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.
Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the King Cemetery ...
While our initial data for the King Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the King Cemetery elsewhere. 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 King Cemetery.
Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry: FAG ID #2238671
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of Tennessee: www.tn.gov/
|<1>||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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|<2>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from . 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 King Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4905, Longitude: -85.6483 [Map].
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|<3>||An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.|
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