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The location of East Lawn Memorial Park









A visit to the East Lawn Memorial Park ...

The location of the East Lawn Memorial Park 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 East Lawn Memorial Park ...

East Lawn Memorial Park is located in Sullivan County.

The county seat for Sullivan County is located in Blountville. Blountville lies just to the east of the East Lawn Memorial Park [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the East Lawn Memorial Park

Lat:   36.5457°   (36° 32' 44")

Lon:   -82.4574°   (-82° 27' 26")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the East Lawn Memorial Park can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the East Lawn Memorial Park.

Beartown   [Map]     Gray   [Map]    
Beechnut City   [Map]     Green Village   [Map]    
Beechwood Village   [Map]     Kingsport   [Map]    
Block City   [Map]     Morrison City   [Map]    
Bloomingdale   [Map]     Mount Carmel   [Map]    
Blountville   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Bluff City   [Map]     Rock City   [Map]    
Borden Village   [Map]     Solitude   [Map]    
Cherokee Village   [Map]     Spurgeon   [Map]    
Colonial Heights   [Map]     Walnut Hill   [Map]    
Fall Branch   [Map]     Wheelocktown   [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 East Lawn Memorial Park. The following communities are located in Sullivan County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the East Lawn Memorial Park.

Blountville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the East Lawn Memorial Park
 
Bluff City   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park
 
Kingsport   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

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 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 East Lawn Memorial Park:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Sullivan 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 Sullivan 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 69 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the East Lawn Memorial Park. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Sullivan County.

Acuff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8477<3>

Adams Chapel UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2292423

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Barnes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Bowery Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Chase Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Childress Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Conkin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Cutsinger Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Deck Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Dichner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Drake Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Duncan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Easley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

East Tennessee Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #549219

Fain Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Fish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Fleenor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Ford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Galloway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Gardner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Goodman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Groseclose Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Gunnings Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Harr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Hooven Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Howard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Hunt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Isley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Kendricks Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14335

Lady Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Lane Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Latture Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Light Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

McCulley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Muddy Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Neil Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Newland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Owens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Pendleton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Pierce Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Pyles Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Rhee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Roust Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Sanders Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Sevier Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2626734

Shipley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Strickler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Stuffle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Waterman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Weaver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

White Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east (E) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Willard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

Wolford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the East Lawn Memorial Park

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the East Lawn Memorial Park ...

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 East Lawn Memorial Park.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1283384   (Name of Record: East Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sullivan
Lat: 36.5456577     Lon: -82.4573689   [Map]
Elev: 481         Map Name: Indian Springs

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Sullivan County: www.sullivancounty.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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the East Lawn Memorial Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5457, Longitude: -82.4574     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the East Lawn Memorial Park 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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