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The location of Durham Cemetery









A visit to the Durham Cemetery ...

The location of the Durham 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 Durham Cemetery ...

The Durham Cemetery is located in Roane County.

The county seat for Roane County is located in Kingston. Kingston lies just to the north northeast of the Durham Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.7967°   (35° 47' 48")

Lon:   -84.5347°   (-84° 32' 4")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Durham Cemetery.

Bazel Town   [Map]     Loudon City Park   [Map]    
Bell Spring   [Map]     Loudon   [Map]    
Blue Gem   [Map]     Midtown   [Map]    
Coal Hill   [Map]     Oak Ridge   [Map]    
Coalfield   [Map]     Oakdale   [Map]    
Dyllis   [Map]     Philadelphia   [Map]    
Eaton Crossroads   [Map]     Pioneer Village   [Map]    
Harriman   [Map]     Postoak   [Map]    
Kingston   [Map]     Rockwood   [Map]    
Laddie Village   [Map]     Sweetwater   [Map]    
Lakewood Village   [Map]     Wheat   [Map]    
Lenoir City   [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 Durham Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Roane County.

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

Kingston   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Durham Cemetery
 
Lenoir City   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the Durham Cemetery
 
Loudon   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Durham Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Durham Cemetery
 
Oakdale   [Map]
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Durham Cemetery
 
Rockwood   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Durham Cemetery
 
Spring City   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Durham Cemetery
 
Sweetwater   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Durham Cemetery
 
Wheat - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Durham 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 - 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 Durham Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Roane County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Graham County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Swain County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Anderson County:     Cyndi's
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Bledsoe County:     Cyndi's
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Blount County:     Cyndi's
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Bradley County:     Cyndi's
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Campbell County:     Cyndi's
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Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
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Fentress County:     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Knox County:     Cyndi's
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Loudon County:     Cyndi's
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McMinn County:     Cyndi's
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Meigs County:     Cyndi's
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Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Overton County:     Cyndi's
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Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Putnam County:     Cyndi's
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Rhea County:     Cyndi's
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Sequatchie County:     Cyndi's
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Sevier County:     Cyndi's
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Union County:     Cyndi's
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Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
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White County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Roane County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Roane 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 68 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Durham Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bacon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Barnard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bisplinghoff Cemetery   [Map]

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

Biss Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bowers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bowman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brabson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Butler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Byrd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Center Cemetery   [Map]

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

Christopher Cemetery   [Map]

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

Deatherage Cemetery   [Map]

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

Delaney Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ellis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ellis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fuller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gage Cemetery   [Map]

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

Galyon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hagler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Durham Cemetery

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harvey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hickey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hornsby Cemetery   [Map]

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

Isham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Johnston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kelsay Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kindrick Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kingston Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Lacy Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Love Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mahoney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Durham Cemetery

Margrave Goddard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Durham Cemetery

Marney Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Matthews Cemetery   [Map]

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

Muecke Cemetery   [Map]

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

Neergaard Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Midway Cemetery   [Map]

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

Norman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Parker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Picket Cemetery   [Map]

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

Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Poor Farm Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Durham Cemetery

Riley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roddy Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rose Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Durham Cemetery

Seuler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shields Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shillings Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

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

Slave Cemetery   [Map]

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

Slave Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stegall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Union Star Cemetery   [Map]

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

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

Zwicker Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Durham 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 Durham Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1283227   (Name of Record: Durham Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Roane
Lat: 35.7967408     Lon: -84.5346558   [Map]
Elev: 262         Map Name: Bacon Gap

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Tennessee

About Roane County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Roane County: www.roanealliance.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 Durham Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7967, Longitude: -84.5347     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Durham Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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