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A visit to the Coats Cemetery ...

The location of the Coats 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. Without specifying the cemeteries involved, 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.

The Location of the Coats Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Coats Cemetery

The Coats Cemetery is located in Johnston County<2>.

The county seat for Johnston County is located in Smithfield. Smithfield lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of the Coats Cemetery .

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

Lat:   35.5190°   (35° 31' 8")

Lon:   -78.5536°   (-78° 33' 12")

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

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Coats Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Coats Cemetery.

  • Allens Crossroads [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allens Crossroads
    • Allens Crossroads [Johnston County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Coats Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allens Crossroads
  • Angier [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Angier
    • Angier [Harnett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Coats Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,494 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Angier
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Angier<4>
  • Auburn [Wake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
    • Auburn [Wake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Coats Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
  • Barclaysville [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barclaysville
    • Barclaysville [Harnett County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Coats Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barclaysville
  • Continue List   (23 more) ...
    • Benson [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benson
      • Benson [Johnston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Coats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,024 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benson<4>
    • Buies Creek [Harnett County]
    • Chalybeate Springs [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chalybeate Springs
      • Chalybeate Springs [Harnett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Coats Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chalybeate Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chalybeate Springs
    • Clayton [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton
      • Clayton [Johnston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Coats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,458 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<4>
    • Coats [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coats
      • Coats [Harnett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Coats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,520 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coats
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coats<4>
    • Emerald Village [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emerald Village
      • Emerald Village [Wake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Coats Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emerald Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emerald Village
    • Erwin [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erwin
      • Erwin [Harnett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Coats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,202 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erwin<4>
    • Fairfield [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfield
      • Fairfield [Johnston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Coats Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairfield have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfield
    • Four Oaks [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Four Oaks
      • Four Oaks [Johnston County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Coats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,387 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Four Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Four Oaks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Four Oaks<4>
    • Fuquay-Varina [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fuquay-Varina
      • Fuquay-Varina [Wake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Coats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,145 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fuquay-Varina have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fuquay-Varina
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fuquay-Varina<4>
    • Garner [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garner
      • Garner [Wake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Coats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,180 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garner have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garner<4>
    • Grove Park [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grove Park
      • Grove Park [Harnett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Coats Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grove Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grove Park
    • Hopedale [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hopedale
      • Hopedale [Wake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Coats Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopedale
    • Kennebec [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennebec
      • Kennebec [Wake County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Coats Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennebec
    • Lakeside Village [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeside Village
      • Lakeside Village [Harnett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Coats Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside Village
    • Macks Village [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Macks Village
      • Macks Village [Wake County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Coats Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macks Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macks Village
    • Mount Pleasant [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant [Wake County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Coats Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant
    • Rawls [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rawls
      • Rawls [Harnett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Coats Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rawls have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rawls
    • Smithfield [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithfield
      • Smithfield [Johnston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Coats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,333 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithfield<4>
    • Turlington [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turlington
      • Turlington [Harnett County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Coats Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turlington have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turlington
    • West Smithfield [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Smithfield
      • West Smithfield [Johnston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Coats Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Smithfield have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Smithfield
    • Westhaven [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westhaven
      • Westhaven [Harnett County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Coats Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westhaven
    • Wilson's Mills [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson's Mills
      • Wilson's Mills [Johnston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Coats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,847 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson's Mills

For the full list of neighboring communities with details, please visit our extended 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 Coats Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Johnston County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Coats Cemetery.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Coats Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Benson Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Benson Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Benson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benson Cemetery
  • Coats Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Coats Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Coats Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coats Cemetery
  • Ennis Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ennis Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ennis Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ennis Cemetery
  • Flowers Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Flowers Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Flowers Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flowers Cemetery
  • Continue List   (18 more) ...
    • Honeycutt Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Honeycutt Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Honeycutt Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honeycutt Cemetery
    • Johnsons Chapel Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • King Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the King Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the King Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on King Cemetery
    • Langdon Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Langdon Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Langdon Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langdon Cemetery
    • Leech Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Leech Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Leech Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leech Cemetery
    • McGee Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McGee Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McGee Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McGee Cemetery
    • Nimrod - Stephenson Memorial Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Nimrod - Stephenson Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Nimrod - Stephenson Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nimrod - Stephenson Memorial Cemetery
    • Parrish Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Parrish Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Parrish Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parrish Cemetery
    • Penny Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Penny Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Penny Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Coats Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penny Cemetery
    • Piney Grove Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Piney Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Piney Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Piney Grove Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Coats Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piney Grove Cemetery
    • St. Amanda Baptist Church Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • St. Marys Grove Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Marys Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Marys Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Marys Grove Cemetery
    • Smith Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Smith Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Smith Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smith Cemetery
    • Stevenson Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stevenson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Stevenson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stevenson Cemetery
    • Stevenson Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stevenson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Stevenson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stevenson Cemetery
    • Stevenson Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stevenson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Stevenson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stevenson Cemetery
    • Walton Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Walton Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Walton Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walton Cemetery
    • Wiggin Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wiggin Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wiggin Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wiggin Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually from newspapers, old books and maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we find it.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that we found useful for the Coats Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #983310  (Coats Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #983310 has been archived by the USGS. It is no longer maintained by the USGS, nor can it be retrieved from their website.
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Edmondson
    • County: Johnston         Elev: 82
    • Location given for GNIS #983310 (Coats Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.5190486           Lon: -78.5536192
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Johnston County: www.co.johnston.nc.us/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Johnston, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Coats Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5190, Longitude: -78.5536       In this case, the coordinates for the Coats Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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