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Profile for the Gonce Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Gonce Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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.

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The Location of the Gonce Cemetery...

The Gonce Cemetery is located in Hawkins County. The county seat for Hawkins County is located in Rogersville.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Gonce Cemetery

Lat:   36.5384°   (36° 32' 18")

Lon:   -83.0232°   (-83° 1' 23")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Gonce Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Gonce Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hawkins County.

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

Bean Station   [Map]
 - Located in Grainger County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Rogersville   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Sneedville   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Whitesburg   [Map]
 - Located in Hamblen County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gonce Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 81 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Gonce Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Absalom Starnes Looney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2551946<4>
 
Alder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Amyx Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Barrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Bloomer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Bray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Charles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Cope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Couch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Courtney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Courtney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Creatch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Dean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Delp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Eden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Gillenwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Gilley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Gilliam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Gonce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Gross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Henard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Herron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Jaynes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Kinsler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Klepper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Klepper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Klepper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Livesay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Livesay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Looneys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Lype Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Mallett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Manis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Manis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Markham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
McKinney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Moneyhun Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Neely Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Pearson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Presley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Pridemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Quillen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Riley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Seal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Shanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Shanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Size More Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Sizemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Sizemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Snap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Snapp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Starnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Still Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Still Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Testerman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Trent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Trent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Wallen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Weston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gonce Cemetery
 
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Gonce Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Gonce Cemetery.

Baileyton   [Map]Dizney (KY)   [Map]Mount Carmel   [Map]
Bean Station   [Map]East Village   [Map]Rogersville   [Map]
Beartown   [Map]Fall Branch   [Map]Silver City   [Map]
Block City   [Map]Green Village   [Map]Sneedville   [Map]
Bobs Creek (KY)   [Map]Greenland   [Map]Solitude   [Map]
Bulls Gap   [Map]Holmes Mill (KY)   [Map]Strahl   [Map]
Cawood (KY)   [Map]Jearoldstown   [Map]Surgoinsville   [Map]
Church Hill   [Map]Kenvir (KY)   [Map]Whitesburg   [Map]
Cranks (KY)   [Map]Mosheim   [Map]Wyatt Village   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

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, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Gonce Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Hawkins County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barren County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bell County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harlan County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Knott County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Knox County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Leslie County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Letcher County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whitley County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yancey County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Campbell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Claiborne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cocke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grainger County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hamblen County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hancock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Knox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sevier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sullivan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Unicoi County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Tennessee,     of Hawkins 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Gonce 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 Gonce Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1285602   (Name of Record: Gonce Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hawkins
Lat: 36.5384252     Lon: -83.0232231   [Map]
Elev: 457         Map Name: Kyles Ford

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Tennessee

About Hawkins County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Tennessee: www.tn.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5384, Longitude: -83.0232     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Gonce Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Gonce Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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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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