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The location of Davenport Cemetery









A visit to the Davenport Cemetery ...

The location of the Davenport 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 Davenport Cemetery ...

The Davenport Cemetery is located in Cumberland County.

The county seat for Cumberland County is located in Crossville. Crossville lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of the Davenport Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.8409°   (35° 50' 27")

Lon:   -84.9077°   (-84° 54' 27")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Davenport Cemetery.

Catoosa   [Map]     Midtown   [Map]    
Crab Orchard   [Map]     Newton   [Map]    
Creston   [Map]     Ninemile   [Map]    
Crossville   [Map]     Pioneer Village   [Map]    
Fairfield Glade   [Map]     Pleasant Hill   [Map]    
Greenbriar Village   [Map]     Postoak   [Map]    
Lake Pomeroy   [Map]     Rockwood   [Map]    
Lake Tansi Village   [Map]     Spring City   [Map]    
Lakewood Village   [Map]     Todd Town   [Map]    
Lantana   [Map]     Winesap   [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 Davenport Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Cumberland County.

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

Crossville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Davenport Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Davenport Cemetery
 
Kingston   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) of the Davenport Cemetery
 
Oakdale   [Map]
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Davenport Cemetery
 
Pikeville   [Map]
 - Located in Bledsoe County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Davenport Cemetery
 
Rockwood   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Davenport Cemetery
 
Spring City   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Davenport 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 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 Davenport Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cumberland County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Anderson County:     Cyndi's
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Bledsoe County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Cumberland 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 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Davenport Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Battown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Big Lick Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brady Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brewer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Bristow Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cline Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dogwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Goodstock Cemetery #1   [Map]

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

Goodstock Cemetery #2   [Map]

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

Haley Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hedgecoth Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hinch Cemetery   [Map]

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

Homestead Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jewett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Stand Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Kemmer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kemmer Cemetery   [Map]

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

King - Reed Cemetery   [Map]

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

Linary Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mammy Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Sulphur Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rhea County

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ozone Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pugh Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

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

Selby Cemetery   [Map]

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

Selby Cemetery   [Map]

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

Selby Cemetery   [Map]

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

Swan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Warner Cemetery #1   [Map]

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

Warner Cemetery #2   [Map]

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

Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Davenport Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Davenport 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 Davenport Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1318304   (Name of Record: Davenport Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cumberland
Lat: 35.840903     Lon: -84.9077276   [Map]
Elev: 476         Map Name: Grassy Cove

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cumberland County: www.brockhill.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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Davenport Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8409, Longitude: -84.9077     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Davenport Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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