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The location of Holston Cemetery









A visit to the Holston Cemetery ...

The location of the Holston 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.

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The Location of the Holston Cemetery ...

The Holston Cemetery is located in Blount County.

The county seat for Blount County is located in Maryville. Maryville lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of the Holston Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.8320°   (35° 49' 55")

Lon:   -84.1107°   (-84° 6' 38")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Holston Cemetery.

Alcoa   [Map]     Karns   [Map]    
Big Springs   [Map]     Knoxville   [Map]    
Binfield   [Map]     Lenoir City   [Map]    
Centersville   [Map]     Loudon   [Map]    
Chelsey Village   [Map]     Louisville   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Marble City   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Maryville   [Map]    
Eagleton Village   [Map]     Oak Ridge   [Map]    
Eaton Crossroads   [Map]     Powell   [Map]    
Farragut   [Map]     Rockford   [Map]    
Friendsville   [Map]     Volunteer Village   [Map]    
Greenback   [Map]     Whites Village   [Map]    
Jena   [Map]     Wildwood   [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 Holston Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Blount County.

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

Farragut   [Map]
 - Located in Knox County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Holston Cemetery
 
Knoxville   [Map]
 - Located in Knox County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Holston Cemetery
 
Lenoir City   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Holston Cemetery
 
Loudon   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Holston Cemetery
 
Maryville   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Holston Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Holston Cemetery
 
Powell   [Map]
 - Located in Knox County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Holston Cemetery

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 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 Holston Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Blount 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 Blount County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Blount 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 61 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Holston Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Armona Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8683<3>

Ball Camp Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Holston Cemetery

Ballards Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bearden Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Big Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blackoak Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Byerly Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cedar Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Clover Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Holston Cemetery

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Holston Cemetery

Craig Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Holston Cemetery

Dotson Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Holston Cemetery

Dunn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Early Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Ebenezer Methodist Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Edgewood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Estes Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Holston Cemetery

Eubanks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Holston Cemetery

Fellowship Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Holston Cemetery

Flenniken Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Holston Cemetery

Friendsville Cemetery   [Map]

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

George Cemetery   [Map]

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

Grace Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Hickory Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Holston Cemetery

Ish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Holston Cemetery

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #13920

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keener Cemetery   [Map]

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

Knoxville Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Laurel Bank Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14527

Leeper Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Holston Cemetery

Lenoir City Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Holston Cemetery

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Long Tom Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Louisville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Holston Cemetery

Mars Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Middlesettlements Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Holston Cemetery

Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Holston Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Holston Cemetery

Old Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14150

Old Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Forest Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Prater Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Holston Cemetery

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Holston Cemetery

Rudder Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Holston Cemetery

Russell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Holston Cemetery

Russels Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sherwood Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Unitia Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Van Loon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Wright Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #20606

Yarnell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Holston Cemetery

Zions Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Holston 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 Holston Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1288137   (Name of Record: Holston Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Blount
Lat: 35.8320245     Lon: -84.1107453   [Map]
Elev: 256         Map Name: Louisville

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Blount County: www.korrnet.org/blountco/

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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Holston Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8320, Longitude: -84.1107     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Holston 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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