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A visit to the Yates Cemetery ...

The location of the Yates 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 Yates Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Yates Cemetery

The Yates Cemetery is located in Watauga County<2>.

The county seat for Watauga County is located in Boone. Boone lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of the Yates Cemetery .

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

Lat:   36.1973°   (36° 11' 50")

Lon:   -81.8382°   (-81° 50' 17")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Yates 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 first visit 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 Yates Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

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

  • Banner Elk [Avery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banner Elk
    • Banner Elk [Avery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southwest of Yates 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>
  • Beech Mountain [Avery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beech Mountain
    • Beech Mountain [Avery County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the west of Yates Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 320 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beech Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beech Mountain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beech Mountain<4>
  • Blowing Rock [Caldwell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blowing Rock
    • Blowing Rock [Caldwell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Yates Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,316 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blowing Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blowing Rock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blowing Rock<4>
  • Boone [Watauga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boone
    • Boone [Watauga County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Yates Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,003 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boone have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boone<4>
  • Continue List   (20 more) ...
    • Elk Park [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elk Park
      • Elk Park [Avery County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Yates 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>
    • Foscoe [Watauga County]
    • Grandfather [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grandfather
      • Grandfather [Avery County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Yates Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grandfather
    • Linville [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linville
      • Linville [Avery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Yates 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>
    • Mabel [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mabel
      • Mabel [Watauga County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Yates Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mabel
    • Matney [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Matney
      • Matney [Watauga County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the east of Yates Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Matney
    • Minneapolis [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minneapolis
      • Minneapolis [Avery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Yates 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Yates 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 Gilead [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Gilead
      • Mount Gilead [Avery County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Yates Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Gilead have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Gilead
    • Newland [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newland
      • Newland [Avery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Yates 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>
    • Rominger [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rominger
      • Rominger [Watauga County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the north of Yates Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rominger
    • Seven Devils [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seven Devils
      • Seven Devils [Avery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Yates Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 203 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seven Devils have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seven Devils
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seven Devils<4>
    • Shulls Mill [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shulls Mill
      • Shulls Mill [Watauga County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Yates Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shulls Mill
    • Sugar Grove [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sugar Grove
      • Sugar Grove [Watauga County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Yates Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sugar Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugar Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sugar Grove<4>
    • Sugar Mountain [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sugar Mountain
      • Sugar Mountain [Avery County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Yates 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Yates 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
    • Valle Crucis [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valle Crucis
      • Valle Crucis [Watauga County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Yates Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valle Crucis have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valle Crucis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valle Crucis<4>
    • Vilas [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vilas
      • Vilas [Watauga County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Yates Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vilas have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vilas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vilas<4>
    • Whaley [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whaley
      • Whaley [Avery County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Yates Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whaley
    • Zionville [Watauga County]

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 Yates Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Watauga County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 71 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Yates Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Adams Cemetery [Watauga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Adams Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Adams Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adams Cemetery
  • Antioch Cemetery [Watauga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Antioch Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Antioch Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Antioch Cemetery
  • Baird Cemetery [Watauga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Baird Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Baird Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baird Cemetery
  • Baldwin Cemetery [Watauga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Baldwin Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Baldwin Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Baldwin Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Yates Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin Cemetery
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    • Banner Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Banner Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Banner Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Banner Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banner Cemetery
    • Boone Fork Community Cemetery [Watauga County]
    • Bunton Cemetery [Johnson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bunton Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bunton Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Bunton Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bunton Cemetery
    • Byrd Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Byrd Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Byrd Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byrd Cemetery
    • Byrd Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Byrd Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Byrd Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byrd Cemetery
    • Calloway Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Calloway Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Calloway Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calloway Cemetery
    • Cannon Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cannon Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cannon Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Cannon Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cannon Cemetery
    • Church Cemetery [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Church Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Church Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Church Cemetery
    • Church Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Church Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Church Cemetery
    • Coffey Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Coffey Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Coffey Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coffey Cemetery
    • Combs Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Combs Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Combs Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Combs Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Combs Cemetery
    • Cone Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cone Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cone Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Cone Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cone 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cook Cemetery
    • Cove Creek Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cove Creek Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cove Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Cove Creek Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cove Creek Cemetery
    • Cranberry Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cranberry Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cranberry Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Cranberry Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cranberry Cemetery
    • Crawford Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Crawford Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Crawford Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crawford Cemetery
    • Culler Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Culler Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Culler Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Culler Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Culler Cemetery
    • Danner Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Danner Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Danner Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danner Cemetery
    • Eller Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Eller Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Eller Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eller Cemetery
    • Ellis Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ellis Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ellis Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Ellis Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellis Cemetery
    • Farthing Cemetery [Johnson County]
    • Farthing Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Farthing Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Farthing Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farthing 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.
      • Fork Mtn. Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fork Mtn. Cemetery
    • Fox Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fox Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Fox Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fox Cemetery
    • Gragg Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gragg Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gragg Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Gragg Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gragg Cemetery
    • Gragg Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gragg Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gragg Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Gragg Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gragg Cemetery
    • Greene Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Greene Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Greene Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greene Cemetery
    • Greer Cemetery [Watauga 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greer Cemetery
    • Harmon Cemetery [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Harmon Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Harmon Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Harmon Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harmon Cemetery
    • Hayes Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hayes Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hayes Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hayes Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayes Cemetery
    • Henson Chapel Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Henson Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Henson Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Henson Chapel Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henson Chapel Cemetery
    • Hicks Cemetery [Watauga 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
    • Hollars Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hollars Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hollars Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hollars Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollars Cemetery
    • Holtsclaw Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Holtsclaw Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Holtsclaw Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Holtsclaw Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holtsclaw Cemetery
    • Howell Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Howell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Howell Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howell Cemetery
    • Jestes Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Jestes Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Jestes Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jestes Cemetery
    • Laws Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Laws Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Laws Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Laws Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laws Cemetery
    • Lee Cemetery [Avery 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lee Cemetery
    • Mast Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mast Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mast Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mast Cemetery
    • Mast Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mast Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mast Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mast Cemetery
    • McGuire Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McGuire Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McGuire Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McGuire Cemetery
    • McLean Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McLean Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McLean Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McLean Cemetery
    • Meadows Cemetery [Johnson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Meadows Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Meadows Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Meadows Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadows Cemetery
    • Palmer Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Palmer Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Palmer Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Palmer Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmer Cemetery
    • Piny Grove Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Piny Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Piny Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Piny Grove Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piny Grove Cemetery
    • Pitts Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pitts Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pitts Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pitts Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pitts Cemetery
    • Pitts Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pitts Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pitts Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pitts Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pitts Cemetery
    • Pleasant Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pleasant Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pleasant Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pleasant Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Cemetery
    • Potts Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Potts Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Potts Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Potts Cemetery
    • Pritchard Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pritchard Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pritchard Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pritchard Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pritchard Cemetery
    • Shook Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shook Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shook Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shook Cemetery
    • Shull Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shull Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shull Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shull Cemetery
    • Shull Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shull Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shull Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shull Cemetery
    • Skyland Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Skyland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Skyland Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Skyland Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skyland Cemetery
    • Smith Cemetery [Avery 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
    • Smith Cemetery [Watauga 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.
      • Smith Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smith Cemetery
    • Stanberry Cemetery [Johnson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stanberry Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Stanberry Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
      • Stanberry Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Stanberry Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Burton Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanberry Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #18894<5>
    • Stansberry Cemetery [Johnson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stansberry Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Stansberry Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Stansberry Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stansberry Cemetery
    • Stout Cemetery [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stout Cemetery
      • Stout Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Stout Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Haskell Stout Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stout Cemetery
    • Summerow Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Summerow Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Summerow Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Summerow Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerow Cemetery
    • Tanglewood Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Tanglewood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Tanglewood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Tanglewood Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tanglewood Cemetery
    • Trivett Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Trivett Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Trivett Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trivett Cemetery
    • Ward Cemetery [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ward Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ward Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ward Cemetery
    • Ward Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ward Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ward Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ward Cemetery
    • White Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the White Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the White Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • White Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Cemetery
    • White Spring Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the White Spring Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the White Spring Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • White Spring Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Spring Cemetery
    • Williams Cemetery [Watauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Williams Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Williams Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Williams Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Yates Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williams 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 Yates Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #997692  (Yates Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #997692 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: Valle Crucis
    • County: Watauga         Elev: 1248
    • Location given for GNIS #997692 (Yates Cemetery)
    • Lat: 36.1973486           Lon: -81.8381677
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Watauga County: www.wataugacounty.org/

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 Watauga, 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Yates Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1973, Longitude: -81.8382       In this case, the coordinates for the Yates 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.
<6>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.




 

 

 

 

 


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