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The location of Davis Cemetery









A visit to the Davis Cemetery ...

The location of the Davis 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 Davis Cemetery ...

The Davis Cemetery is located in Campbell County.

The county seat for Campbell County is located in Jacksboro. Jacksboro lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the south southwest of the Davis Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.5340°   (36° 32' 2")

Lon:   -84.1355°   (-84° 8' 7")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Davis Cemetery.

Ayers (KY)   [Map]     Jellico   [Map]    
Braden   [Map]     LaFollette   [Map]    
Caryville   [Map]     Liberty (KY)   [Map]    
Clairfield   [Map]     Morley   [Map]    
Demory   [Map]     Nevisdale (KY)   [Map]    
Emlyn (KY)   [Map]     Pearl (KY)   [Map]    
Fairview (KY)   [Map]     Pruden   [Map]    
Flat Hollow   [Map]     Siler (KY)   [Map]    
Fonde (KY)   [Map]     Stanfill   [Map]    
Frakes (KY)   [Map]     Straight Fork   [Map]    
Habersham   [Map]     White Oak   [Map]    
Hamlin Town   [Map]     Williamsburg (KY)   [Map]    
Jacksboro   [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 Davis 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 Davis Cemetery.

Jacksboro   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Jellico   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Davis Cemetery
 
LaFollette   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Williamsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Whitley County (KY)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Davis 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 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 Davis 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:

Bell County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Clay County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Clinton County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Harlan County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Jackson 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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Leslie County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Martin County (KY):     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 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 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Davis Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ayers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baird Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baird Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Davis Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8823<3>

Baird Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Davis Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Beard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bowlin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2162399

Broyles Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chadwell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Davis Cemetery

Doolin Cemetery (KY)   [Map]

Located in Whitley County (KY)

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

Douglas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Douglas Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Davis Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #11442

Douglas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2152992

Gibson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gibson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hackler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12771

Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hatmaker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Henry Ayers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hoot Owl Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery

Huddleston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #11052

Jellico Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Davis Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #13976

Lawson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lay Cemetery   [Map]

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

Melvin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Newcomb Cemetery   [Map]

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

Peabody Cemetery   [Map]

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

Perkins - Archer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1822174

Perkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2488272

Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rutherford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Samp Meredith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Davis Cemetery

Thomas Cemetery (KY)   [Map]

Located in Whitley County (KY)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery

Valley View Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Davis Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19667

Walden Cemetery   [Map]

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

Watson - Lawson Cemetery (KY)   [Map]

Located in Whitley County (KY)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Davis Cemetery

Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2168779

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Davis 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 Davis Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1282170   (Name of Record: Davis Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Campbell
Lat: 36.5339693     Lon: -84.1354844   [Map]
Elev: 453         Map Name: Jellico West

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Davis Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5340, Longitude: -84.1355     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Davis 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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