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The location of Babb Cemetery









A visit to the Babb Cemetery ...

The location of the Babb 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. 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Babb Cemetery ...

The Babb Cemetery is located in Roane County.

The county seat for Roane County is located in Kingston. Kingston lies just to the west northwest of the Babb Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.8517°   (35° 51' 6")

Lon:   -84.3641°   (-84° 21' 50")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Babb Cemetery.

Bazel Town   [Map]     Laddie Village   [Map]    
Blue Gem   [Map]     Lenoir City   [Map]    
Centersville   [Map]     Loudon City Park   [Map]    
Coal Hill   [Map]     Loudon   [Map]    
Coalfield   [Map]     Midtown   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Oak Ridge   [Map]    
Dyllis   [Map]     Oakdale   [Map]    
Eaton Crossroads   [Map]     Oliver Springs   [Map]    
Farragut   [Map]     Philadelphia   [Map]    
Friendsville   [Map]     Tupper Town   [Map]    
Harriman   [Map]     Volunteer Village   [Map]    
Kelley Town   [Map]     Wheat   [Map]    
Kingston   [Map]      

For the full list with details, please visit our 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 Babb Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Roane County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Babb Cemetery.

Farragut   [Map]
 - Located in Knox County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Kingston   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Lenoir City   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Loudon   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Oakdale   [Map]
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Oliver Springs   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Wheat - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Babb Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note that they might link to other websites which do charge.

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

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Roane County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Roane County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Roane County
 

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Tennessee

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 69 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Babb Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abbott Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Babb Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8463<3>

Allen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Babb Cemetery

Brabson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Babb Cemetery

Bradbury Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery

Breazeale Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Babb Cemetery

Browder Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Babb Cemetery

Burns - McFarling Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Babb Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Byrd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Babb Cemetery

Cave Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Babb Cemetery

Cox - Copeland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Babb Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Crandall Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Babb Cemetery

Crawford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Babb Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2138694

Crowder Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery

Currier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Babb Cemetery

Doughty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Babb Cemetery

Douglas Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Babb Cemetery

Eblen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Babb Cemetery

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Babb Cemetery

Ellis - Keath Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Babb Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Gallaher Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Babb Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Gallaher Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Babb Cemetery

George Jones Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Babb Cemetery

Gravel Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Babb Cemetery

Harrison Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Babb Cemetery

Harvey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Babb Cemetery

Hembree Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Babb Cemetery

Hensley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Babb Cemetery

Hester Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery

Hickory Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Babb Cemetery

Jaynes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Babb Cemetery

Johnston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Babb Cemetery

Johnston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Babb Cemetery

Kingston Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery

Kries Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery

Ladd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery

Ladd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery

Lenoir City Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Babb Cemetery

Love Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Babb Cemetery

Matlock Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Babb Cemetery

McKinney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Babb Cemetery

McKinney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery

Moreland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Babb Cemetery

Muecke Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Babb Cemetery

Neergaard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Babb Cemetery

New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Babb Cemetery

New Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery

New Midway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Babb Cemetery

New Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Babb Cemetery

Norman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Babb Cemetery

Oral Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the Babb Cemetery

Patterson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery

Pauper Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery

Pickel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Babb Cemetery

Poor Farm Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery

Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery

Potters Field Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Babb Cemetery

Raybourn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery

Riggs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Babb Cemetery

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Babb Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Slave Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Babb Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Snow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery

Sugar Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery

Thacker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Babb Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19291

Waller Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Babb Cemetery

Welcher Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Babb Cemetery

Zwicker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Babb Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Babb Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Babb Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1304905   (Name of Record: Babb Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Roane
Lat: 35.8517432     Lon: -84.3640922   [Map]
Elev: 353         Map Name: Lenoir City

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Roane County: www.roanealliance.org/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.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.

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<2>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 Babb Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8517, Longitude: -84.3641     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Babb Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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<4>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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