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The location of Buckner Cemetery









A visit to the Buckner Cemetery ...

The location of the Buckner 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 Buckner Cemetery ...

The Buckner Cemetery is located in Madison County.

The county seat for Madison County is located in Marshall. Marshall lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of the Buckner Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.9021°   (35° 54' 7")

Lon:   -82.5401°   (-82° 32' 24")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Buckner Cemetery.

Alexander   [Map]     Green Mountain   [Map]    
Allegheny   [Map]     Hot Springs   [Map]    
Allenstand   [Map]     Ivy   [Map]    
Bailey   [Map]     Low Gap   [Map]    
Banner Hill (TN)   [Map]     Mars Hill   [Map]    
Barnardsville   [Map]     Marshall   [Map]    
Bethel   [Map]     Murchison   [Map]    
Burnsville   [Map]     Richlands   [Map]    
Camp Creek (TN)   [Map]     Sioux   [Map]    
Chapel Hill   [Map]     Stoney Knob   [Map]    
Clear Branch (TN)   [Map]     Tipton Hill   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Weaverville   [Map]    
Cutshalltown   [Map]     Woodfin   [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 Buckner Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Madison County.

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

Barnardsville   [Map]
 - Located in Buncombe County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Buckner Cemetery
 
Burnsville   [Map]
 - Located in Yancey County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Buckner Cemetery
 
Marshall   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Buckner 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 professional and volunteer websites 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 Buckner Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to North Carolina:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for North Carolina:

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 84 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Buckner Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Angel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Arrington Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baker Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Banks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Buckner Cemetery

Blankenship Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County (TN)

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

Blankenship Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County (TN)

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

Boles Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bradford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2243379<4>

Briggs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Buckner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Buckner Cemetery

California Creek Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Buckner Cemetery

Capps Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chambers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Buckner Cemetery

Coates Cemetery   [Map]

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

Crane Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County (TN)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Buckner Cemetery

Creed Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Culvin Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Buckner Cemetery

Davis Rice Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

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

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Buckner Cemetery

Engle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Buckner Cemetery

Gardner - Gillis Cemetery   [Map]

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

George Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Buckner Cemetery

George Worley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2497848

Gibbs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gosnell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Grapevine Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harris Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Buckner Cemetery

Hawkins - Willis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Buckner Cemetery

Heck Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holcombe - Branch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Buckner Cemetery

Ingle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ivy Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Buckner Cemetery

J. V. Shelton Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Buckner Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Jarvis Brown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Buckner Cemetery

Jarvis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jesse Rice Cemetery   [Map]

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

John Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Justice Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Buckner Cemetery

Laurel Branch Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ledford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lisenbee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Buckner Cemetery

Maney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Buckner Cemetery

Marshbanks Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mc Elroy Cemetery   [Map]

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

Merrill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Metcalf Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Murray Gap Cemetery   [Map]

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

Norton Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Peek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Penley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2330333

Proffitt Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

Radford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Buckner Cemetery

Ray Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Buckner Cemetery

Ray Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rice Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rice Cove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Robertson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Buckner Cemetery

Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Buckner Cemetery

Robinson - Ray Cemetery   [Map]

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

Runion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Buckner Cemetery

Sams Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Buckner Cemetery

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Buckner Cemetery

Shelton Mtn. Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2497851

Shepard Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Buckner Cemetery

Shook Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2208646

Sprinkle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Buckner Cemetery

Thomason Cemetery   [Map]

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

Victory Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Buckner Cemetery

Whitt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Whitt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wild Cemetery   [Map]

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

Young Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Buckner 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 Buckner Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1009786   (Name of Record: Buckner Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 35.902053     Lon: -82.5401353   [Map]
Elev: 1007         Map Name: Sams Gap

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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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Buckner Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9021, Longitude: -82.5401     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Buckner 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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