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The location of Estes Cemetery









A visit to the Estes Cemetery ...

The location of the Estes 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 Estes Cemetery ...

The Estes Cemetery is located in Knox County.

The county seat for Knox County is located in Knoxville. Knoxville lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the east of the Estes Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.9415°   (35° 56' 29")

Lon:   -84.1677°   (-84° 10' 3")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Estes Cemetery.

Alcoa   [Map]     Knoxville   [Map]    
Big Springs   [Map]     Leinarts   [Map]    
Centersville   [Map]     Lenoir City   [Map]    
Clinton   [Map]     Louisville   [Map]    
Coalfield   [Map]     Marble City   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Oak Ridge   [Map]    
Dyllis   [Map]     Oliver Springs   [Map]    
Eaton Crossroads   [Map]     Park City   [Map]    
Farragut   [Map]     Powell   [Map]    
Fountain City   [Map]     Rockford   [Map]    
Friendsville   [Map]     Tupper Town   [Map]    
Heiskell   [Map]     Volunteer Village   [Map]    
Karns   [Map]     Wheat   [Map]    
Kelley Town   [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 Estes 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 Estes Cemetery.

Clinton   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Estes Cemetery
 
Farragut   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Estes Cemetery
 
Fountain City   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Estes Cemetery
 
Knoxville   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Estes Cemetery
 
Lenoir City   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Estes Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Estes Cemetery
 
Oliver Springs   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Estes Cemetery
 
Powell   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Estes Cemetery
 
Wheat - Historic   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Estes 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 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 Estes 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:

Bell County (KY):     Cyndi's
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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 69 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Estes Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arms Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Ball Camp Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Estes Cemetery

Beaver Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Beeler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bird Cemetery   [Map]

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

Black Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #9340<4>

Blackoak Cemetery   [Map]

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

Braden Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Bradley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Brimer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brummett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Childs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cobb Cemetery   [Map]

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

Collier Cemetery   [Map]

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

County Farm Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #10942

Cox View Cemetery   [Map]

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

Craig Cemetery   [Map]

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

Douglas Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

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

Dunn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ebenezer Methodist Cemetery   [Map]

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

Edgewood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eubanks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Farmer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Farmers Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Fox Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gamble Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Estes Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12266

Gamble Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Gravel Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

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

Grubbs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Hendricks Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Hendrix (Raby) Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Estes Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Hickory Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holloway Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hutcheson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Jennings Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Kelly Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2557080

Kirby Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Estes Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14363

Knoxville Memorial Park   [Map]

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

Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Long Tom Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mars Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Estes Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #16032

New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

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

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #16279

Norman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #16399

Oak Ridge Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Estes Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #16508

Parker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Peck Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Peoples Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Phibbs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Estes Cemetery

Pleasant Forest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Estes Cemetery

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Estes Cemetery

Riverview Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Estes Cemetery

Riverview Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Estes Cemetery

Scarbrough Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Estes Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2342149

Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Estes Cemetery

VAlley View Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Van Loon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walters Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Woodhaven Memorial Gardens   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2157435

Worthington Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Yarnell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Estes Cemetery

York Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Zion Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #20726

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Estes 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 Estes Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1283861   (Name of Record: Estes Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Knox
Lat: 35.9414682     Lon: -84.1676944   [Map]
Elev: 311         Map Name: Lovell

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Estes Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9415, Longitude: -84.1677     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Estes Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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<4>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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