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The location of Ivy Hill Cemetery









A visit to the Ivy Hill Cemetery ...

The location of the Ivy Hill 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 Ivy Hill Cemetery ...

The Ivy Hill Cemetery is located in Sevier County.

The county seat for Sevier County is located in Sevierville. Sevierville lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east of the Ivy Hill Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.8681°   (35° 52' 5")

Lon:   -83.7135°   (-83° 42' 48")

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

Alcoa   [Map]     Park City   [Map]    
Catlettsburg   [Map]     Peters Mill   [Map]    
Chalet Village   [Map]     Pigeon Forge   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Red Bank   [Map]    
Dumplin   [Map]     Rockford   [Map]    
Dupont   [Map]     Sevierville   [Map]    
Eagleton Village   [Map]     Seymour   [Map]    
Gatlinburg   [Map]     Thorn Grove   [Map]    
Henry Crossroads   [Map]     Townsend   [Map]    
Knoxville   [Map]     Wear Valley   [Map]    
Marble City   [Map]     Whites Village   [Map]    
Mascot   [Map]     Wildwood   [Map]    
Oak City   [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 Ivy Hill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Sevier County.

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

Gatlinburg   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ivy Hill Cemetery
 
Knoxville   [Map]
 - Located in Knox County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ivy Hill Cemetery
 
Mascot   [Map]
 - Located in Knox County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Ivy Hill Cemetery
 
Pigeon Forge   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ivy Hill Cemetery
 
Sevierville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Ivy Hill Cemetery
 
Seymour   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ivy Hill 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 - you should note 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 Ivy Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Sevier County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Sevier County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Sevier 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 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Ivy Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Atchley Seymour Memory Gardens   [Map]

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

Bays Mountain Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2162625<3>

Bowman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Boyds Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brabson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Chilhowee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Claiborne Baker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cusik Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dripping Springs MB Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Ivy Hill Cemetery

Dunn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Dupont Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ellejoy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Eusebia Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Gists Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gists Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hendron's UMC Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Holly Hills Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Knob Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Monday Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Boyds Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Gists Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Prospect Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Blount County

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

Randies Cemetery   [Map]

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

Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Ivy Hill Cemetery

Trundles Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Ivy Hill Cemetery

Tundle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Underwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Ivy Hill 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 Ivy Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1289126   (Name of Record: Ivy Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sevier
Lat: 35.8681429     Lon: -83.7135069   [Map]
Elev: 386         Map Name: Walden Creek

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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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) 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 Ivy Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8681, Longitude: -83.7135     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ivy Hill 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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