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The location of Harr Cemetery









A visit to the Harr Cemetery ...

The location of the Harr 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 Harr Cemetery ...

The Harr Cemetery is located in Sullivan County.

The county seat for Sullivan County is located in Blountville. Blountville lies just to the southwest of the Harr Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.5823°   (36° 34' 56")

Lon:   -82.2712°   (-82° 16' 16")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Harr 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]<2> of the Harr Cemetery.

Austin Village   [Map]     Elizabethton   [Map]    
Beechnut City   [Map]     Forest Hills   [Map]    
Beechwood Village   [Map]     Gray   [Map]    
Biltmore   [Map]     Hunter   [Map]    
Bloomingdale   [Map]     Kingsport   [Map]    
Blountville   [Map]     Morrison City   [Map]    
Bluff City   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Borden Village   [Map]     Oakland Village   [Map]    
Bristol   [Map]     Rock City   [Map]    
Buladeen   [Map]     Spurgeon   [Map]    
Cedar Grove   [Map]     Walnut Hill   [Map]    
Cherokee Village   [Map]     Watauga   [Map]    
Colonial Heights   [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 Harr Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Sullivan County.

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

Blountville   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harr Cemetery
 
Bluff City   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Harr Cemetery
 
Bristol   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Harr Cemetery
 
Elizabethton   [Map]
 - Located in Carter County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Harr Cemetery
 
Kingsport   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Harr Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with 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 - although 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 Harr Cemetery:

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:

Barren County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Harlan County (KY):     Cyndi's
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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 46 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Harr Cemetery. 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 west southwest (WSW) of the Harr Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8477<3>

Adams Chapel UMC Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2292423

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Barr Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blountville Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carden Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Harr Cemetery

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the Harr Cemetery

Combs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Harr Cemetery

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cutsinger Cemetery   [Map]

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

Deck Cemetery   [Map]

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

Drake Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fauver Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fulkerson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Glenwood Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Harr Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12436

Harr Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Harr Cemetery

Henley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Harr Cemetery

Hines Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Harr Cemetery

Lane Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Harr Cemetery

Latture Cemetery   [Map]

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

Leonard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Harr Cemetery

Mackey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Harr Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Harr Cemetery

Ordway Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pendleton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rhee Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. John Cemetery   [Map]

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

Seneker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Seneker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shelby Hills Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Harr Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #18379

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Harr Cemetery

Snapp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Snodgrass Cemetery   [Map]

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

Staubus Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stine Cemetery   [Map]

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

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Weaver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Harr Cemetery

Webb Cemetery   [Map]

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

Webb Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wolford Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Harr 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 Harr Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1326529   (Name of Record: Harr Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sullivan
Lat: 36.5823257     Lon: -82.2712483   [Map]
Elev: 540         Map Name: Blountville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Tennessee

About Sullivan County

About Tennessee

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 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 Harr Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5823, Longitude: -82.2712     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Harr 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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