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The location of Hopkins Cemetery









A visit to the Hopkins Cemetery ...

The location of the Hopkins 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 Hopkins Cemetery ...

The Hopkins Cemetery is located in Sullivan County.

The county seat for Sullivan County is located in Blountville. Blountville lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west northwest of the Hopkins Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.4715°   (36° 28' 17")

Lon:   -82.1415°   (-82° 8' 29")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hopkins Cemetery.

Austin Village   [Map]     Johnson City   [Map]    
Beechnut City   [Map]     North Johnson City   [Map]    
Biltmore   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Blountville   [Map]     Oakland Village   [Map]    
Bluff City   [Map]     Pine Crest   [Map]    
Bristol   [Map]     Rock City   [Map]    
Buladeen   [Map]     South Gate Village   [Map]    
Cedar Grove   [Map]     Spurgeon   [Map]    
Central   [Map]     Walnut Hill   [Map]    
Elizabethton   [Map]     Watauga   [Map]    
Forest Hills   [Map]     Whispering Pines   [Map]    
Hunter   [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 Hopkins 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 Hopkins Cemetery.

Blountville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hopkins Cemetery
 
Bluff City   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Hopkins Cemetery
 
Bristol   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hopkins Cemetery
 
Elizabethton   [Map]
 - Located in Carter County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopkins Cemetery
 
Johnson City   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hopkins Cemetery
 
Mountain City   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of the Hopkins 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 Hopkins 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:

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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 48 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hopkins Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Berry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blevins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Bowers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Bowers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

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

Boy Cemetery   [Map]

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

Browns Cemetery   [Map]

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

Buckles Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

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

Chapman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Crockett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Crumley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ellis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Ellis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Estep Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Forbes Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

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

Fulkerson & Glover Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Garland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Glenwood Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12436<3>

Grindstaff Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

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

Henley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Hurley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2550734

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kitzmiller Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Lyons Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

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

Lyons Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

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

Malone Cemetery   [Map]

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

Marklin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

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

Mauk Cemetery   [Map]

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

McKinney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Morrell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]

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

Newton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Ordway Cemetery   [Map]

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

Peters Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

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

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Ritchie Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Shelby Hills Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #18379

Shipley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Spears Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stophel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Van Over Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vanover Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19675

Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hopkins Cemetery

Weaver Cemetery   [Map]

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

Webb Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Carter County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #20445

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Hopkins 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 Hopkins Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1328482   (Name of Record: Hopkins Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sullivan
Lat: 36.4714976     Lon: -82.1415182   [Map]
Elev: 541         Map Name: Keenburg

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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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Hopkins Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4715, Longitude: -82.1415     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hopkins 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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