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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 Sampson County<2>.

The county seat for Sampson County is located in Clinton. Clinton lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north northwest of the Johnson Cemetery .

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

Lat:   34.7829°   (34° 46' 58")

Lon:   -78.2011°   (-78° 12' 3")

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 start 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 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 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Johnson Cemetery.

  • Baltic [Duplin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baltic
    • Baltic [Duplin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Johnson Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baltic have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baltic
  • Beulah [Sampson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beulah
    • Beulah [Sampson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Johnson Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beulah
  • Brices Crossroads [Duplin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brices Crossroads
    • Brices Crossroads [Duplin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Johnson Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brices Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brices Crossroads
  • Carroll [Duplin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carroll
    • Carroll [Duplin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Johnson Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carroll have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carroll
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    • Cartersville [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cartersville
      • Cartersville [Duplin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cartersville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cartersville
    • Concord [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Concord
      • Concord [Duplin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Concord have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concord
    • Delway [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delway
      • Delway [Sampson County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the northwest of Johnson Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delway
    • Duff Creek [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duff Creek
      • Duff Creek [Duplin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duff Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duff Creek
    • Garland [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garland
      • Garland [Sampson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 613 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garland<4>
    • Greenevers [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenevers
      • Greenevers [Duplin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 649 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenevers have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenevers
    • Harrells [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrells
      • Harrells [Duplin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 191 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrells have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrells
    • Ingold [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ingold
      • Ingold [Sampson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ingold have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ingold
    • Ivanhoe [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ivanhoe
      • Ivanhoe [Sampson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ivanhoe have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ivanhoe
    • Magnolia [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Magnolia
      • Magnolia [Duplin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 951 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Magnolia have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Magnolia
    • McDaniels [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McDaniels
      • McDaniels [Sampson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Johnson Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McDaniels
    • Moltonville [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moltonville
      • Moltonville [Sampson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Johnson Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moltonville
    • Murphey [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murphey
      • Murphey [Duplin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murphey have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murphey
    • Register [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Register
      • Register [Duplin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Register have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Register
    • Rose Hill [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rose Hill
      • Rose Hill [Duplin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,620 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rose Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rose Hill<4>
    • Safe [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Safe
      • Safe [Duplin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Safe have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Safe
    • Teachey [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Teachey
      • Teachey [Duplin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Teachey have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Teachey
    • Tin City [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tin City
      • Tin City [Duplin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tin City
    • Turkey [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turkey
      • Turkey [Sampson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 292 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turkey have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turkey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Turkey<4>
    • Wallace [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallace
      • Wallace [Duplin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Johnson Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,859 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallace have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallace
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallace<4>
    • Willard [Pender County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willard
      • Willard [Pender County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willard have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willard

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 Sampson County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Johnson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Alderman Cemetery [Pender County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Alderman Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Alderman Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Alderman Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Johnson Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alderman Cemetery
  • Baylam Cemetery [Sampson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Baylam Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Baylam Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Baylam Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Johnson Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baylam Cemetery
  • Benton Cemetery [Sampson County]
  • Boney Cemetery [Sampson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Boney Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Boney Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Boney Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boney Cemetery
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    • Carter Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Carter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Carter Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carter Cemetery
    • Community Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Community Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Community Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Community Cemetery
    • Fennell Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fennell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Fennell Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fennell Cemetery
    • Fryar Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fryar Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Fryar Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Fryar Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fryar Cemetery
    • Hall Cemetery [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hall Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hall Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hall Cemetery
    • Hall Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hall Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hall Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hall Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hall Cemetery
    • Herring Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Herring Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Herring Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herring Cemetery
    • Herring Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Herring Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Herring Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Herring Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herring Cemetery
    • Ingold Cemetery [Sampson County]
    • Iron Mine Burial Park [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Iron Mine Burial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Iron Mine Burial Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iron Mine Burial Park
    • Johnson Cemetery [Sampson County]
    • Jones Cemetery [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Jones Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Jones Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones Cemetery
    • Kelly Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Kelly Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Kelly Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Kelly Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kelly Cemetery
    • McMillian Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McMillian Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McMillian Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • McMillian Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McMillian Cemetery
    • Melvin Cemetery [Sampson 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melvin Cemetery
    • Merritt Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Merritt Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Merritt Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merritt Cemetery
    • Merritt Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Merritt Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Merritt Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merritt Cemetery
    • Merritt Memorial Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Merritt Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Merritt Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merritt Memorial Cemetery
    • Murphy Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Murphy Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Murphy Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Murphy Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murphy Cemetery
    • Newkirk Cemetery [Pender County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Newkirk Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Newkirk Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Newkirk Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newkirk Cemetery
    • Newkirk Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Newkirk Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Newkirk Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Newkirk Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newkirk Cemetery
    • Peterson Cemetery [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Peterson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Peterson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peterson Cemetery
    • Peterson Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Peterson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Peterson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Peterson Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peterson Cemetery
    • Seavey Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Seavey Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Seavey Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Seavey Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seavey Cemetery
    • Snipes Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Snipes Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Snipes Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snipes Cemetery
    • Spearman Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Spearman Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Spearman Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spearman Cemetery
    • Vann Family Cemetery [Sampson County]
    • Watson Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Watson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Watson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watson Cemetery
    • Wells Cemetery [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wells Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wells Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wells Cemetery
    • Worrell Cemetery [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Worrell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Worrell Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Worrell Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Johnson Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Worrell 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 #1004204  (Johnson Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1004204 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: Delway
    • County: Sampson         Elev: 36
    • Location given for GNIS #1004204 (Johnson Cemetery)
    • Lat: 34.7829476           Lon: -78.201105
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Sampson, 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 things 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: 34.7829, Longitude: -78.2011       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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