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The location of Henley Cemetery









A visit to the Henley Cemetery ...

The location of the Henley 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 Henley Cemetery ...

The Henley Cemetery is located in Washington County.

The county seat for Washington County is located in Jonesborough. Jonesborough lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north northeast of the Henley Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.1596°   (36° 9' 34")

Lon:   -82.5407°   (-82° 32' 26")

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

Afton   [Map]     Kansas City   [Map]    
Allegheny (NC)   [Map]     Midway   [Map]    
Bailey (NC)   [Map]     North Johnson City   [Map]    
Banner Hill   [Map]     Oakland   [Map]    
Camp Creek   [Map]     Pine Crest   [Map]    
Centersville   [Map]     Richlands (NC)   [Map]    
Clear Branch   [Map]     Sioux (NC)   [Map]    
Erwin   [Map]     South Gate Village   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Telford   [Map]    
Green Hill   [Map]     Tusculum   [Map]    
Greeneville   [Map]     Unicoi   [Map]    
Johnson City   [Map]     Whispering Pines   [Map]    
Jonesborough   [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 Henley Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Washington County.

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

Erwin   [Map]
 - Located in Unicoi County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Henley Cemetery
 
Greeneville   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Henley Cemetery
 
Johnson City   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Henley Cemetery
 
Jonesborough   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Henley Cemetery
 
Tusculum   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Henley 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 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 Henley Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Washington 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 Washington County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Washington 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 60 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Henley Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adam Painter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Greene County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2409133<3>

Arrington Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Henley Cemetery

Asbury Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Barron Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Henley Cemetery

Beals Cemetery   [Map]

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

Berry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blair Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Broyles Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bumpus Cove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cherokee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

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

Earnests Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gann Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Henley Cemetery

Garland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Unicoi County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Henley Cemetery

Glaze Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Henley Cemetery

Green Cemetery   [Map]

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

Greenway Cemetery   [Map]

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

Henley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Humphreys Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Henley Cemetery

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keplinger Cemetery   [Map]

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

Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mauk Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mayberry Cemetery   [Map]

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

McAllister Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Henley Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Henley Cemetery

Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Henley Cemetery

Mt. Wesley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Henley Cemetery

New Salem Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Victory Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Victory Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Dutch Meeting House Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Embreeville Cemetery   [Map]

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

Painter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Henley Cemetery

Painter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Patton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Henley Cemetery

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Seaton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sevier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Henley Cemetery

Sevier Cemetery   [Map]

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

Seviers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sliger Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Henley Cemetery

Slonaker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stout Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Henley Cemetery

Stuart Cemetery   [Map]

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

Telford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tyler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Henley Cemetery

Urbana Cemetery   [Map]

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

Waddell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Washington College Station Cemetery   [Map]

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

West Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Henley 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 Henley Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1321306   (Name of Record: Henley Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 36.1595506     Lon: -82.5406998   [Map]
Elev: 462         Map Name: Telford

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The official website for Washington County: www.washingtoncountytn.com/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Henley Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1596, Longitude: -82.5407     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Henley 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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