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A visit to the Johnson Cemetery ...

The location of the Johnson 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 Johnson Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Johnson Cemetery

The Johnson Cemetery is located in Bladen County<2>.

The county seat for Bladen County is located in Elizabethtown. Elizabethtown lies just to the northeast of the Johnson Cemetery .

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

Lat:   34.5993°   (34° 35' 57")

Lon:   -78.6492°   (-78° 38' 57")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Johnson 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 like to 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 websites are open to everyone.

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Johnson Cemetery.

  • Abbottsburg [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abbottsburg
    • Abbottsburg [Bladen County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Johnson Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abbottsburg
  • Allenton [Robeson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allenton
    • Allenton [Robeson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Johnson Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allenton
  • Bladenboro [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bladenboro
    • Bladenboro [Bladen County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Johnson Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,697 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bladenboro have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bladenboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bladenboro<4>
  • Butters [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butters
    • Butters [Bladen County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Johnson Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Butters have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butters
  • Continue List   (12 more) ...
    • Clarkton [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarkton
      • Clarkton [Bladen County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 741 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarkton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarkton<4>
    • Council [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Council
      • Council [Bladen County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Council have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Council
    • Dublin [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dublin
      • Dublin [Bladen County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 328 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dublin have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dublin
    • Elizabethtown [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabethtown
      • Elizabethtown [Bladen County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the northeast of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,378 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethtown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethtown<4>
    • Mount Olive [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Olive
      • Mount Olive [Bladen County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Olive have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Olive
    • Mount Olive [Columbus County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Olive
      • Mount Olive [Columbus County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Olive have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Olive
    • Rico [Columbus County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rico
      • Rico [Columbus County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rico
    • Ruskin [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ruskin
      • Ruskin [Bladen County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Johnson Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruskin
    • Tar Heel [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tar Heel
      • Tar Heel [Bladen County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tar Heel have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tar Heel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tar Heel<4>
    • White Lake [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Lake
      • White Lake [Bladen County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 742 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Lake<4>
    • White Oak [Bladen County]
    • Yorick [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yorick
      • Yorick [Bladen County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Johnson Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yorick

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 Johnson Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Bladen County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Johnson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Bladen County.

  • Allen Cemetery [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Allen Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Allen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Allen Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Johnson Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allen Cemetery
  • Allen Cemetery [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Allen Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Allen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Allen Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Johnson Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allen Cemetery
  • Bladen Memorial Gardens [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bladen Memorial Gardens
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bladen Memorial Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bladen Memorial Gardens
  • Bryant Cemetery [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bryant Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bryant Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Bryant Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Johnson Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bryant Cemetery
  • Continue List   (17 more) ...
    • Davis Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Davis Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Davis Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davis Cemetery
    • Hester Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hester Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hester Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hester Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hester Cemetery
    • Hines Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hines Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hines Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hines Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hines Cemetery
    • Lee Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lee Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Lee Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Lee Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lee Cemetery
    • McCall Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McCall Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McCall Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • McCall Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McCall Cemetery
    • McKoy Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McKoy Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McKoy Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • McKoy Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKoy Cemetery
    • Mears Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mears Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mears Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mears Cemetery
    • Melvin Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Melvin Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Melvin Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Melvin Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melvin Cemetery
    • Mt. Olive Cemetery [Bladen County]
    • New Pait Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the New Pait Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the New Pait Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • New Pait Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Pait Cemetery
    • Old Pait Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Pait Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Pait Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Old Pait Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Pait Cemetery
    • Pone Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pone Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pone Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pone Cemetery
    • Rising Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rising Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rising Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rising Cemetery
    • Roanoke Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Roanoke Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Roanoke Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Roanoke Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke Cemetery
    • Smith Cemetery [Bladen County]
    • Sutton Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sutton Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sutton Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Sutton Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sutton Cemetery
    • Warson Cemetery [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Warson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Warson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Warson Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warson 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 Johnson Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #987658  (Johnson Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #987658 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: Abbottsburg
    • County: Bladen         Elev: 32
    • Location given for GNIS #987658 (Johnson Cemetery)
    • Lat: 34.5993368           Lon: -78.6491809
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Bladen County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bladen County: www.bladeninfo.net/

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 Bladen, 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' 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 Johnson Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5993, Longitude: -78.6492       In this case, the coordinates for the Johnson 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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