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The location of Cox Cemetery









A visit to the Cox Cemetery ...

The location of the Cox 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 Cox Cemetery ...

The Cox Cemetery is located in Sullivan County.

The county seat for Sullivan County is located in Blountville. Blountville lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the east northeast of the Cox Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.4354°   (36° 26' 7")

Lon:   -82.5324°   (-82° 31' 56")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cox Cemetery.

Austin Village   [Map]     Johnson City   [Map]    
Beartown   [Map]     Jonesborough   [Map]    
Beechwood Village   [Map]     Kingsport   [Map]    
Block City   [Map]     Midway   [Map]    
Bloomingdale   [Map]     Morrison City   [Map]    
Borden Village   [Map]     Mount Carmel   [Map]    
Cherokee Village   [Map]     North Johnson City   [Map]    
Church Hill   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Colonial Heights   [Map]     Oakland Village   [Map]    
Fall Branch   [Map]     Rock City   [Map]    
Gray   [Map]     Solitude   [Map]    
Green Hill   [Map]     Spurgeon   [Map]    
Green Village   [Map]     Wheelocktown   [Map]    
Jearoldstown   [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 Cox Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Sullivan County.

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

Johnson City   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Jonesborough   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cox Cemetery
 
Kingsport   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cox Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although 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 Cox Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Sullivan County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Sullivan 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 112 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cox Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Africa Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Allegheny Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Bacon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Bacon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Bacon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Bacon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Baines Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Barnes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baxter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethany Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Bowery Cemetery   [Map]

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

Boyer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Buffalo Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Chase Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chase Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cox Cemetery

Conkin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Deck Cemetery   [Map]

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

Depew Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dolen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Double Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Douglas Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Cox Cemetery

Duncan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Duncan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dunham Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Easley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Easley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fall Branch Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Fall Branch Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Fish Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fitzgerald Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Ford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Ford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Ford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cox Cemetery

Friday Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Fulkerson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Galloway Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gibson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Gray Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Gray Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Gray Community Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Gresham Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Hales Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Hargis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harmony Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Harrison Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Hartman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Haws Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Hickman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Highland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Hilton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hite Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Howard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Hunt Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Isley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Jobe Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cox Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Keebler Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Keefauver Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Kendricks Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kincheloe Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Kincheloe - Cox Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

King Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14335<3>

Lady Cemetery   [Map]

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

Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Light Cemetery   [Map]

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

Logans Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Lone Star Cemetery   [Map]

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

Madin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

McClellan Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCrary Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

McCulley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Oak Glenn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Old Fall Branch - Hooper Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Owens Cemetery   [Map]

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

Peoples Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pierce Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Price Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Shipley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shipley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Slaughter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Snyder Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Snyder Memory Gardens   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Stafford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Steadman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Strickler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sulphur Springs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Sunrise Cemetery   [Map]

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

Weems Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Wells Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wells Cemetery   [Map]

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

Weyland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]

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

White Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Willard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wine Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Cox 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 Cox Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1281500   (Name of Record: Cox Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sullivan
Lat: 36.4353805     Lon: -82.5323713   [Map]
Elev: 487         Map Name: Sullivan Gardens

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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 Cox Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4354, Longitude: -82.5324     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cox 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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