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A visit to the Jones Cemetery ...

The location of the Jones 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 Jones Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Jones Cemetery

The Jones Cemetery is located in Avery County<2>.

The county seat for Avery County is located in Newland. Newland lies just to the east northeast of the Jones Cemetery .

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

Lat:   36.0590°   (36° 3' 32")

Lon:   -82.0279°   (-82° 1' 40")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Jones 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 websites either 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 Jones Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Jones Cemetery.

  • Bakersville [Mitchell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bakersville
    • Bakersville [Mitchell County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Jones Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 441 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bakersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bakersville<4>
  • Banner Elk [Avery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banner Elk
    • Banner Elk [Avery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Jones Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,082 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banner Elk
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banner Elk<4>
  • Buladean [Mitchell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buladean
    • Buladean [Mitchell County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Jones Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buladean
  • Chestnut Dale [Avery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chestnut Dale
    • Chestnut Dale [Avery County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the east of Jones Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chestnut Dale
  • Continue List   (20 more) ...
    • Crossnore [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crossnore
      • Crossnore [Avery County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Jones Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 231 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crossnore have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crossnore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crossnore<4>
    • Double Island [Yancey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Double Island
      • Double Island [Yancey County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Jones Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Double Island
    • Elk Park [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elk Park
      • Elk Park [Avery County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Jones Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 450 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elk Park<4>
    • Grandfather [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grandfather
      • Grandfather [Avery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Jones Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grandfather
    • Grassy Creek [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grassy Creek
      • Grassy Creek [Mitchell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Jones Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grassy Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grassy Creek
    • Jonas Ridge [Burke County]
    • Linville Falls [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linville Falls
      • Linville Falls [Avery County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Jones Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linville Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linville Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linville Falls<4>
    • Linville [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linville
      • Linville [Avery County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Jones Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linville<4>
    • Minneapolis [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minneapolis
      • Minneapolis [Avery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northeast of Jones Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minneapolis have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minneapolis
    • Montezuma [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montezuma
      • Montezuma [Avery County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Jones Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montezuma have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montezuma
    • Mount Pleasant [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant [Avery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Jones 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
    • Newland [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newland
      • Newland [Avery County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Jones Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 694 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newland<4>
    • Penland [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Penland
      • Penland [Mitchell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Jones Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Penland<4>
    • Pineola [Avery County]
    • Plumtree [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plumtree
      • Plumtree [Avery County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the southeast of Jones Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plumtree have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plumtree
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plumtree<4>
    • Roan Mountain [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roan Mountain
      • Roan Mountain [Carter County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Jones Cemetery
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,360 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roan Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roan Mountain<4>
    • Spruce Pine [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spruce Pine
      • Spruce Pine [Mitchell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Jones Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,126 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spruce Pine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spruce Pine<4>
    • Stamey Town [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamey Town
      • Stamey Town [Avery County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Jones Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamey Town have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamey Town
    • Sugar Mountain [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sugar Mountain
      • Sugar Mountain [Avery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Jones Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sugar Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugar Mountain
    • Vale [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vale
      • Vale [Avery County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Jones Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vale have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vale

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 Jones Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Avery County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 47 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Jones Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • A.A. & Shoner Johnson Cemetery [Avery County]
  • Ashley Cemetery [Avery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ashley Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ashley Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashley Cemetery
  • Benfield Cemetery [Avery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Benfield Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Benfield Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benfield Cemetery
  • Buchanan Cemetery [Avery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Buchanan Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Buchanan Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buchanan Cemetery
  • Continue List   (43 more) ...
    • Buchanan Cemetery [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Buchanan Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Buchanan Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buchanan Cemetery
    • Buchanan Cemetery [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Buchanan Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Buchanan Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buchanan Cemetery
    • Burleson Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Burleson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Burleson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burleson Cemetery
    • Burleson Cemetery [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Burleson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Burleson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burleson Cemetery
    • Burleson Cemetery [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Burleson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Burleson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burleson Cemetery
    • Calhoun Cemetery [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Calhoun Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Calhoun Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Calhoun Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calhoun Cemetery
    • Clark Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Clark Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Clark Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Clark Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clark Cemetery
    • Clark Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Clark Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Clark Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clark Cemetery
    • Cook Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cook Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cook Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Cook Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cook Cemetery
    • Cuthbertson Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cuthbertson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cuthbertson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuthbertson Cemetery
    • Cuthbertson Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cuthbertson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cuthbertson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuthbertson Cemetery
    • Daniels Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Daniels Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Daniels Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daniels Cemetery
    • Fork Mtn. Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fork Mtn. Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Fork Mtn. Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fork Mtn. Cemetery
    • Franklin Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Franklin Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Franklin Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin Cemetery
    • Freeman Cemetery [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Freeman Cemetery
      • Freeman Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeman Cemetery
    • Green Young Cemetery [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Green Young Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Green Young Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Green Young Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Young Cemetery
    • Greer Cemetery [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Greer Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Greer Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Greer Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greer Cemetery
    • Guy Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Guy Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Guy Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guy Cemetery
    • Hicks Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hicks Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hicks Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hicks Cemetery
    • Hobson Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hobson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hobson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hobson Cemetery
    • Hobson Cemetery [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hobson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hobson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hobson Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hobson Cemetery
    • Houston Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Houston Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Houston Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houston Cemetery
    • Hughes Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hughes Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hughes Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hughes Cemetery
    • Ingram Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ingram Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ingram Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ingram Cemetery
    • Johnson Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Johnson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson Cemetery
    • Johnson Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Johnson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson Cemetery
    • Julian Cemetery [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Julian Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Julian Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Julian Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Julian Cemetery
    • Knight Cemetery [Carter County]
    • Major Cemetery [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Major Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Major Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Major Cemetery
    • Newland Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Newland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Newland Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newland Cemetery
    • Ollis Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ollis Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ollis Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ollis Cemetery
    • Phillips Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Phillips Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Phillips Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phillips Cemetery
    • Pittman Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pittman Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pittman Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittman Cemetery
    • Roan Mtn. Cemetery #2 [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Roan Mtn. Cemetery #2
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Roan Mtn. Cemetery #2 have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Roan Mtn. Cemetery #2 lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roan Mtn. Cemetery #2
    • Roan Valley Cemetery [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Roan Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Roan Valley Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roan Valley Cemetery
    • Shell Cemetery [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shell Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Shell Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shell Cemetery
    • Slippery Hill Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Slippery Hill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Slippery Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slippery Hill Cemetery
    • Taylor Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Taylor Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Taylor Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylor Cemetery
    • Taylor Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Taylor Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Taylor Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylor Cemetery
    • Wilson Cemetery [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wilson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wilson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Wilson Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson Cemetery
    • Winters Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Winters Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Winters Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Winters Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winters Cemetery
    • Wise Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wise Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wise Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Wise Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wise Cemetery
    • Wiseman Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wiseman Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wiseman Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Wiseman Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Jones Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wiseman 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 Jones Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1012548  (Jones Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1012548 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: Carvers Gap
    • County: Avery         Elev: 934
    • Location given for GNIS #1012548 (Jones Cemetery)
    • Lat: 36.0590128           Lon: -82.0278957
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Avery County: www.averyco.com/gov/

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 Avery, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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 Jones Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0590, Longitude: -82.0279       In this case, the coordinates for the Jones 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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