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The location of Early Cemetery









A visit to the Early Cemetery ...

The location of the Early 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 Early Cemetery ...

The Early Cemetery is located in Knox County.

The county seat for Knox County is located in Knoxville. Knoxville lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northeast of the Early Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.8081°   (35° 48' 29")

Lon:   -84.1474°   (-84° 8' 50")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Early 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 Early Cemetery.

Alcoa   [Map]     Lenoir City   [Map]    
Big Springs   [Map]     Loudon City Park   [Map]    
Binfield   [Map]     Loudon   [Map]    
Centersville   [Map]     Louisville   [Map]    
Chelsey Village   [Map]     Marble City   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Maryville   [Map]    
Eagleton Village   [Map]     Oak Ridge   [Map]    
Eaton Crossroads   [Map]     Rockford   [Map]    
Farragut   [Map]     Volunteer Village   [Map]    
Friendsville   [Map]     Vonore   [Map]    
Greenback   [Map]     Wheat   [Map]    
Jena   [Map]     Wildwood   [Map]    
Karns   [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 Early Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Knox County.

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

Farragut   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Early Cemetery
 
Lenoir City   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Early Cemetery
 
Loudon   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Early Cemetery
 
Maryville   [Map]
 - Located in Blount County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Early Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Early Cemetery
 
Wheat - Historic   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Early 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 Early Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Knox County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Knox County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Knox 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 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Early Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Armona Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8683<3>

Big Springs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Blackoak Cemetery   [Map]

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

Byerly Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Early Cemetery

Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Early Cemetery

Cloyds Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Early Cemetery

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Craig Cemetery   [Map]

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

Crandall Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Early Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Ebenezer Methodist Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Early Cemetery

Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Friendsville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Grace Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hickory Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Early Cemetery

Holston Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Huff Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Ish Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #13920

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Keener Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Knoxville Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Early Cemetery

Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Laurel Bank Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Early Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14527

Leeper Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Lenoir City Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Long Tom Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Early Cemetery

Louisville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Early Cemetery

Middlesettlements Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Early Cemetery

Old Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Early Cemetery

Pleasant Forest Cemetery   [Map]

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

Prater Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Russels Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Early Cemetery

Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Unitia Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Wyly Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Zions Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Early 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 Early Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1283309   (Name of Record: Early Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Knox
Lat: 35.8081351     Lon: -84.1474134   [Map]
Elev: 265         Map Name: Concord

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Knox County: www.knoxcounty.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 '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 Early Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8081, Longitude: -84.1474     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Early 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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