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The location of Coffey Cemetery









A visit to the Coffey Cemetery ...

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 Coffey Cemetery ...

The Coffey Cemetery is located in Scott County.

The county seat for Scott County is located in Huntsville. Huntsville lies just to the south southeast of the Coffey Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.5043°   (36° 30' 15")

Lon:   -84.5228°   (-84° 31' 22")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Coffey Cemetery.

Elgin   [Map]     Robbins   [Map]    
Foster Crossroads   [Map]     Smith Town (KY)   [Map]    
Glenmary   [Map]     Stanfill   [Map]    
Helenwood   [Map]     State Line   [Map]    
Huntsville   [Map]     Stearns (KY)   [Map]    
Isham   [Map]     Straight Fork   [Map]    
Montgomery   [Map]     Strunk (KY)   [Map]    
New River   [Map]     Verdun   [Map]    
Norma   [Map]     West Oneida   [Map]    
Oneida   [Map]     West Robbins   [Map]    
Pine Knot (KY)   [Map]     Winfield   [Map]    
Revelo (KY)   [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 Coffey Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Scott County.

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

Helenwood   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Coffey Cemetery
 
Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Coffey Cemetery
 
Oneida   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Coffey Cemetery
 
Whitley City   [Map]
 - Located in McCreary County (KY)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Coffey Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned 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 Coffey Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Scott County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adair County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Bell County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Casey County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Clinton County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Cumberland County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Knox County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Laurel County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Martin County (KY):     Cyndi's
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McCreary County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Pulaski County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Wayne County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Whitley County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Anderson County:     Cyndi's
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Claiborne County:     Cyndi's
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Clay County:     Cyndi's
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Fentress County:     Cyndi's
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Grainger County:     Cyndi's
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Knox County:     Cyndi's
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Loudon County:     Cyndi's
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Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Overton County:     Cyndi's
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Pickett County:     Cyndi's
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Putnam County:     Cyndi's
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Rhea County:     Cyndi's
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Roane County:     Cyndi's
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Union County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

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 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Coffey Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Scott County.

Acres Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2284542<2>

Annadell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Botts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Boyatt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Buttram Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Coffey Cemetery

Byrd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Coffey Cemetery

Carson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carson Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Coffey Cemetery

Cecil Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cecil Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chambers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Coffey Cemetery

Chitwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cotton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Coffey Cemetery

Cross Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2385189

Duncan Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fed Phillips Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Grave Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Griffin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Helenwood Cut Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1979306

Honeycutt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Litton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Marcum Cemetery   [Map]

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

Marcum - Kidd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1983691

McDonald Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Coffey Cemetery

Mossop Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Coffey Cemetery

New Haven Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Opossum Rock Cemetery   [Map]

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

Owens Cemetery   [Map]

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

Perkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Phillips Cemetery   [Map]

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

Phillips Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2454231

Pike Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Coffey Cemetery

Punkin Hollow Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Coffey Cemetery

Ross Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Coffey Cemetery

Scott Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Sexton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shoopman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2471352

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Spradlin Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Troxel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

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

West Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Winfield Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Coffey 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 Coffey Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1327941   (Name of Record: Coffee Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Scott
Lat: 36.5045227     Lon: -84.5229941   [Map]
Elev: 440         Map Name: Oneida North

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Scott County: www.scottcounty.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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 Coffey Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5043, Longitude: -84.5228     [Map].

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<2>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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<3>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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