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The location of Isham Cemetery









A visit to the Isham Cemetery ...

The location of the Isham 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 Isham Cemetery ...

The Isham Cemetery is located in Roane County.

The county seat for Roane County is located in Kingston. Kingston lies just to the southeast of the Isham Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.9112°   (35° 54' 40")

Lon:   -84.5602°   (-84° 33' 36")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Isham Cemetery.

Bazel Town   [Map]     Midtown   [Map]    
Blue Gem   [Map]     Oak Ridge   [Map]    
Catoosa   [Map]     Oakdale   [Map]    
Coal Hill   [Map]     Oliver Springs   [Map]    
Coalfield   [Map]     Petros   [Map]    
Dyllis   [Map]     Pioneer Village   [Map]    
Eaton Crossroads   [Map]     Postoak   [Map]    
Harriman   [Map]     Rockwood   [Map]    
Kelley Town   [Map]     Tupper Town   [Map]    
Kingston   [Map]     Wartburg   [Map]    
Laddie Village   [Map]     Wheat   [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 Isham Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Roane County.

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

Kingston   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Isham Cemetery
 
Lenoir City   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Isham Cemetery
 
Loudon   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Isham Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Isham Cemetery
 
Oakdale   [Map]
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Isham Cemetery
 
Oliver Springs   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Isham Cemetery
 
Rockwood   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Isham Cemetery
 
Wartburg   [Map]
 - Located in Morgan County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Isham Cemetery
 
Wheat - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Isham 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 helpful 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 Isham Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Roane County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Martin County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Roane County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Roane 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 87 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Isham Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkisson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Isham Cemetery

Ault Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bazel Town Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Biss Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bowers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Isham Cemetery

Bowman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Isham Cemetery

Branam Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bullard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Isham Cemetery

Cardiff Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Center Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Isham Cemetery

Citizens Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clacks Gap Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cooper Cemetery   [Map]

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

Crab Orchard Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

A large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Isham Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #10960<3>

Crowe Cemetery   [Map]

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

Daniels Cemetery   [Map]

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

DeArmond Cemetery   [Map]

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

Delaney Cemetery   [Map]

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

Delozier Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dickey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Isham Cemetery

Dry Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eads Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #11589

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ellis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Emory Cemetery   [Map]

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

Emory Gap Cemetery   [Map]

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

Emory Heights Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Isham Cemetery

Fry Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12208

Gamble Cemetery   [Map]

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

Geasland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Isham Cemetery

Green Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Isham Cemetery

Hannah Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harriman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Isham Cemetery

Hembree Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hester Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnston Cemetery   [Map]

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

King Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14344

Kingston Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Kries Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ladd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Love Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mahoney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Isham Cemetery

Margrave Goddard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Isham Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Isham Cemetery

Neergaard Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Newcome Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Harriman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Isham Cemetery

Osborne Cemetery   [Map]

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

Palko Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pass Cemetery   [Map]

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

Patterson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pine Orchard Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #17132

Pine Orchard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #17133

Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Poor Farm Cemetery   [Map]

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

Post Oak Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pyott Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Isham Cemetery

Rankin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Rankin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2289608

Reynolds Family Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2269752

Riggs Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Isham Cemetery

Riley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roddy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Isham Cemetery

Seuler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Slave Cemetery   [Map]

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

Slave Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Snow Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #18768

Snow Cemetery   [Map]

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

Suddath Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sugar Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Swan Pond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Isham Cemetery

Tedder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tedder Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Isham Cemetery

Watson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Isham Cemetery

Whaley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Morgan County

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #20135

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Isham Cemetery

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

Woolsey Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Isham 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 Isham Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1289078   (Name of Record: Isham Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Roane
Lat: 35.9111857     Lon: -84.5602136   [Map]
Elev: 267         Map Name: Harriman

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Isham Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9112, Longitude: -84.5602     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Isham 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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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