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The location of Blevins Cemetery









A visit to the Blevins Cemetery ...

The location of the Blevins 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 Blevins Cemetery ...

The Blevins Cemetery is located in Carter County.

The county seat for Carter County is located in Elizabethton. Elizabethton lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north of the Blevins Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.2007°   (36° 12' 2")

Lon:   -82.1860°   (-82° 11' 9")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Blevins Cemetery.

Austin Village   [Map]     Midway   [Map]    
Bailey (NC)   [Map]     Minneapolis (NC)   [Map]    
Bakersville (NC)   [Map]     North Johnson City   [Map]    
Banner Hill   [Map]     Oakland Village   [Map]    
Biltmore   [Map]     Pine Crest   [Map]    
Buladean (NC)   [Map]     Richlands (NC)   [Map]    
Central   [Map]     Roan Mountain   [Map]    
Chestnut Dale (NC)   [Map]     South Gate Village   [Map]    
Elizabethton   [Map]     Tipton Hill (NC)   [Map]    
Elk Park (NC)   [Map]     Tolley Town   [Map]    
Erwin   [Map]     Unicoi   [Map]    
Green Mountain (NC)   [Map]     Watauga   [Map]    
Hunter   [Map]     Whaley (NC)   [Map]    
Johnson City   [Map]     Whispering Pines   [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 Blevins Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Carter County.

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

Bakersville   [Map]
 - Located in Mitchell County (NC)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Blevins Cemetery
 
Elizabethton   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Blevins Cemetery
 
Erwin   [Map]
 - Located in Unicoi County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blevins Cemetery
 
Johnson City   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blevins Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 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 Blevins Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Carter County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Ashe County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Avery County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Trails

 
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Caldwell County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Madison County (NC):     Cyndi's
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McDowell County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Rutherford County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Sullivan County:     Cyndi's
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Unicoi County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Carter County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Carter 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 84 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Blevins Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barnett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Bell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County

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

Bell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County

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

Bennett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Berry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Birchfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Birchfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Blevins Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2590480<3>

Blackwell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Blevins Cemetery

Blevins Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Mitchell County (NC)

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

Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County

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

Butler Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Mitchell County (NC)

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #47011

Butler Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Mitchell County (NC)

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

Cable Cemetery   [Map]

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

Calhoun Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Campbell Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Mitchell County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Blevins Cemetery

Campbell Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Mitchell County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Blevins Cemetery

Carver Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Clarke Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Blevins Cemetery

Cochran Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Blevins Cemetery

Collins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Blevins Cemetery

Francis Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Mitchell County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Blevins Cemetery

Freeman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Blevins Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12173

Gouge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Gouge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Gouge Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County

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

Greer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Grindstaff Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County

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

Grindstaff Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County

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

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hampton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harrell Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Hazelwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Blevins Cemetery

Heaton Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Hicks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Hill Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Mitchell County (NC)

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

Holly Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Honeycutt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Blevins Cemetery

Hughes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Hughes Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Mitchell County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Blevins Cemetery

Hyder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ingram Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blevins Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #13854

Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Blevins Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Blevins Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Roan View Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Blevins Cemetery

Julian Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Blevins Cemetery

Lacey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Lacey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Largent Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Livingston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Loveless - Woodby Cemetery   [Map]

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

Loyd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blevins Cemetery

McKeehan Cemetery   [Map]

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

McKinney Cemetery   [Map]

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

McKinney Cemetery   [Map]

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

McKinney Cemetery   [Map]

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Moreland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Blevins Cemetery

Morton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mosley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County

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

Peters Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Pierce Cemetery   [Map]

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

Radford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Simerly Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sorrell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Blevins Cemetery

Stevens Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stevens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Blevins Cemetery

Stockton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Street Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Street Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Mitchell County (NC)

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

Tolley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Blevins Cemetery

Tolley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Blevins Cemetery

Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blevins Cemetery

Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]

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

Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]

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

Willis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west northwest (WNW) of the Blevins Cemetery

Woodby Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Blevins Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Blevins 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 Blevins Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1327662   (Name of Record: Blevins Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Carter
Lat: 36.2006687     Lon: -82.1859624   [Map]
Elev: 787         Map Name: Iron Mountain Gap

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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.

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<2>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 Blevins Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2007, Longitude: -82.1860     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Blevins 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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