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The location of Burris Cemetery









A visit to the Burris Cemetery ...

The location of the Burris 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 Burris Cemetery ...

The Burris Cemetery is located in Campbell County.

The county seat for Campbell County is located in Jacksboro. Jacksboro lies just to the west southwest of the Burris Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.3634°   (36° 21' 48")

Lon:   -84.1324°   (-84° 7' 56")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Burris Cemetery.

Braden   [Map]     LaFollette   [Map]    
Caryville   [Map]     Leinarts   [Map]    
Clairfield   [Map]     Montgomery   [Map]    
Clinton   [Map]     Morley   [Map]    
Demory   [Map]     Norma   [Map]    
Fairview (KY)   [Map]     Norris   [Map]    
Flat Hollow   [Map]     Rocky Top   [Map]    
Habersham   [Map]     Smoky Junction   [Map]    
Hamlin Town   [Map]     Stanfill   [Map]    
Hembree   [Map]     Straight Fork   [Map]    
Jacksboro   [Map]     White Oak   [Map]    
Jellico   [Map]     Winona   [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 Burris Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Campbell County.

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

Clinton   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Burris Cemetery
 
Jacksboro   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burris Cemetery
 
Jellico   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Burris Cemetery
 
LaFollette   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burris Cemetery
 
Maynardville   [Map]
 - Located in Union County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burris Cemetery
 
Norris   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burris Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to 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 Burris Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Campbell County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Campbell County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Campbell 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 76 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Burris Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Campbell County.

Baker Forge Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bakers Forge Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Burris Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8867<3>

Black Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blankenbickler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Burris Cemetery

Broyles Cemetery   [Map]

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

Campbell County Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Carey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carroll Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chadwell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clotfelter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Coopers View Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cumberland View Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Burris Cemetery

Dabney Cemetery   [Map]

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

Daugherty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Burris Cemetery

David Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Burris Cemetery

Davis Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

De Lap Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Burris Cemetery

Elkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fincastle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gaylor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Glade Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Burris Cemetery

Goins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Grantsboro Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gross Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harness Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hatmaker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hicks Cemetery   [Map]

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

Housley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ivey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ivydell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jacksboro City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Burris Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Burris Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kitts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Laban Sharp Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Burris Cemetery

Madison Cemetery   [Map]

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

Marlow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Burris Cemetery

McCormick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Burris Cemetery

McGhee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Burris Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Paran Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Burris Cemetery

Myers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Burris Cemetery

Nelson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Orick Cemetery   [Map]

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

Peabody Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Burris Cemetery

Poor Farm Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Burris Cemetery

Queener Cemetery   [Map]

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

Queener Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rains Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rains Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rains Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Robbins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sharp Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Burris Cemetery

Sharp Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Burris Cemetery

Shepard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stokes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stooksbury Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sunrise Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sutton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sweat Cemetery   [Map]

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

Talley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vinsant Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Burris Cemetery

Walters Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Burris Cemetery

Weaver Cemetery   [Map]

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

Willoughby Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Burris Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Woods Cemetery   [Map]

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

Woodward Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Burris Cemetery

Zeaks Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Burris 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 Burris Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1318827   (Name of Record: Burris Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Campbell
Lat: 36.3634125     Lon: -84.1324252   [Map]
Elev: 380         Map Name: Jacksboro

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Tennessee

About Campbell County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Campbell County: www.co.campbell.tn.us/

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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Burris Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3634, Longitude: -84.1324     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Burris 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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