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The location of Dunn Cemetery









A visit to the Dunn Cemetery ...

The location of the Dunn 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 Dunn Cemetery ...

The Dunn Cemetery is located in Johnson County.

The county seat for Johnson County is located in Mountain City. Mountain City lies just to the west of the Dunn Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.4673°   (36° 28' 2")

Lon:   -81.7354°   (-81° 44' 7")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Dunn Cemetery.

Beech Mountain (NC)   [Map]     Mountain City   [Map]    
Boone (NC)   [Map]     Rominger (NC)   [Map]    
Brownwood (NC)   [Map]     Rutherwood (NC)   [Map]    
Buladeen   [Map]     Shingletown   [Map]    
Comet (NC)   [Map]     Sugar Grove (NC)   [Map]    
Creston (NC)   [Map]     Todd (NC)   [Map]    
Crumpler (NC)   [Map]     Valle Crucis (NC)   [Map]    
Deep Gap (NC)   [Map]     Vilas (NC)   [Map]    
Fleetwood (NC)   [Map]     Warrensville (NC)   [Map]    
Jefferson (NC)   [Map]     West Jefferson (NC)   [Map]    
Lansing (NC)   [Map]     Whaley (NC)   [Map]    
Laxon (NC)   [Map]     Zionville (NC)   [Map]    
Mount Gilead (NC)   [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 Dunn Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Johnson County.

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

Boone   [Map]
 - Located in Watauga County (NC)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the South (S) of the Dunn Cemetery
 
Jefferson   [Map]
 - Located in Ashe County (NC)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dunn Cemetery
 
Mountain City   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Dunn Cemetery
 
West Jefferson   [Map]
 - Located in Ashe County (NC)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 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 Dunn Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Johnson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Alexander County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Alleghany County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ashe County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Avery County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Burke County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Caldwell County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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McDowell County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Mitchell County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Surry County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Watauga County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Wilkes County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Yancey County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Carter County:     Cyndi's
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Hawkins County:     Cyndi's
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Sullivan County:     Cyndi's
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Unicoi County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Johnson County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Johnson 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<2> of the Dunn Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Allen Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Big Laurel Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Brack Osborne Family Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Brown Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Brown Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

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

Burnt School Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Calhoun Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Calhoun Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Campbell Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Carpenter Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Cornett Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Cornett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Dunn Cemetery

Cox Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Davis Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Dowell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eastridge Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Dunn Cemetery

Farmer Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Flatwoods Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Forrester Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gentry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Dunn Cemetery

Graybeal Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Graybeal Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Dunn Cemetery

Green Valley Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Greer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Dunn Cemetery

Greer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Dunn Cemetery

Ham Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

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

Hampton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hampton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Humphrey Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Jenkins Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Jones Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

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

Knight Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Letcher Greer Family Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Lewis Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Lewis Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

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

Martin Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Matron Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Dunn Cemetery

Maxwell Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Dunn Cemetery

McEwen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mock Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Dunn Cemetery

Nelson Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Dunn Cemetery

Noah Shumate Family Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Oliver Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Dunn Cemetery

Osborne Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Osborne Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Dunn Cemetery

Parmer Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Payne Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pennington Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Dunn Cemetery

Phillips Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Dunn Cemetery

Potter Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Potter Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Price Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Roark Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Roark Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

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

Rufus Lewis Family Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Rye Cove Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Sapp Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Snyder Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Dunn Cemetery

Snyder Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Dunn Cemetery

Solomon Bauguess Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Sutherland Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Sutherland Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Thomas Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Watauga County (NC)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Vanover Family Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2449806<3>

Wallace Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Dunn Cemetery

Wallace Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Watauga County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Dunn Cemetery

Ward Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Wills Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Dunn Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Dunn Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Watauga County (NC)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Dunn Cemetery

Winebarger Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Dunn Cemetery

Woodard Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Ashe County (NC)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Dunn Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Dunn 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 Dunn Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1283203   (Name of Record: Dunn Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Johnson
Lat: 36.467343     Lon: -81.7353912   [Map]
Elev: 855         Map Name: Baldwin Gap

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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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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 Dunn Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4673, Longitude: -81.7354     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Dunn Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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