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The location of Johns Cemetery









A visit to the Johns Cemetery ...

The location of the Johns 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 Johns Cemetery ...

The Johns Cemetery is located in Rutherford County.

The county seat for Rutherford County is located in Murfreesboro. Murfreesboro lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south southwest of the Johns Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.9745°   (35° 58' 28")

Lon:   -86.3439°   (-86° 20' 38")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Johns Cemetery.

Alexandria   [Map]     Nolensville   [Map]    
Auburntown   [Map]     Plainview   [Map]    
Belinda City   [Map]     Possum Town   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Priest Lake Park   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Readyville   [Map]    
Doaks Crossroads   [Map]     Round Top   [Map]    
La Vergne   [Map]     Rural Hill   [Map]    
Lebanon   [Map]     Saulsbury   [Map]    
Liberty   [Map]     Smyrna   [Map]    
Mount Juliet   [Map]     Walterhill   [Map]    
Murfreesboro   [Map]     Watertown   [Map]    
Nashboro Village   [Map]     Woodbury   [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 Johns Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Rutherford County.

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

Alexandria   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Johns Cemetery
 
Auburntown   [Map]
 - Located in Cannon County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the East (E) of the Johns Cemetery
 
Hermitage   [Map]
 - Located in Davidson County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of the Johns Cemetery
 
La Vergne   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Johns Cemetery
 
Lebanon   [Map]
 - Located in Wilson County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Johns Cemetery
 
Liberty   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the East (E) of the Johns Cemetery
 
Mount Juliet   [Map]
 - Located in Wilson County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Johns Cemetery
 
Murfreesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Johns Cemetery
 
Nolensville   [Map]
 - Located in Williamson County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Johns Cemetery
 
Smyrna   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Johns Cemetery
 
Watertown   [Map]
 - Located in Wilson County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of the Johns Cemetery
 
Woodbury   [Map]
 - Located in Cannon County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Johns 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 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 Johns Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Rutherford County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Rutherford 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 96 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Johns Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8554<3>

Alsup Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east (E) of the Johns Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8594

Barlow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Johns Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8908

Black Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Johns Cemetery

Bone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Bowling Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Johns Cemetery

Boyd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Johns Cemetery

Brothers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Johns Cemetery

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Johns Cemetery

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Johns Cemetery

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Johns Cemetery

Burrus Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Johns Cemetery

Charleton Ford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Johns Cemetery

Coleman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Johns Cemetery

Compton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Johns Cemetery

Crawford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Johns Cemetery

Creech Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

DeJarnatt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Johns Cemetery

Dement Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Johns Cemetery

Dement Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Johns Cemetery

Dickson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Johns Cemetery

Dill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Johns Cemetery

Dillon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Johns Cemetery

Donnell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Johns Cemetery

Drenan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Johns Cemetery

Dunaway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Johns Cemetery

EAdes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Johns Cemetery

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Elliott Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Johns Cemetery

Emery Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Johns Cemetery

Estes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Johns Cemetery

Evans Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garrett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Johns Cemetery

Garrett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Johns Cemetery

Green Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Johns Cemetery

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the south (S) of the Johns Cemetery

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Huddleston Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wilson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Johns Cemetery

Jarmen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Johns Cemetery

Jarmen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Johns Cemetery

Johns Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johns Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Johns Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Johns Cemetery

Jordan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Johns Cemetery

Jordan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wilson County

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

Keeble Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Lasater Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Johns Cemetery

Leanna Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Johns Cemetery

Lenoir Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Johns Cemetery

MacGowan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Johns Cemetery

Major Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wilson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Johns Cemetery

Malone - Henderson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Johns Cemetery

Mann Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Manor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Johns Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Johns Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Johns Cemetery

McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Johns Cemetery

McPeak Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Johns Cemetery

Owen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Owen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Parker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Patterson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Johns Cemetery

Pearcy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Johns Cemetery

Peyton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Pierce Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pitts Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Johns Cemetery

Pitts Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Johns Cemetery

Putnam Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Johns Cemetery

Reeves Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Johns Cemetery

Ridley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Robertson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Robinson - McMillian Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ross Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Johns Cemetery

Rucker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Johns Cemetery

Rucker - Pitts Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Johns Cemetery

Saunders Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Searcy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Sharp Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Johns Cemetery

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Short Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Johns Cemetery

Short Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Johns Cemetery

Swain Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Johns Cemetery

Swain Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Johns Cemetery

Templeton Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Johns Cemetery

Trigg Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wilson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Johns Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2496252

Vaugh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Johns Cemetery

Wade Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Johns Cemetery

Wade Cemetery   [Map]

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

Waller Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Johns Cemetery

Walterhill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ward Cemetery   [Map]

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

Watkins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Johns Cemetery

Wrather Cemetery   [Map]

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

Yandell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Johns Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Johns 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 Johns Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1645724   (Name of Record: Johns Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Rutherford
Lat: 35.9745074     Lon: -86.3438804   [Map]
Elev: 187         Map Name: Lascassas

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Rutherford County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Rutherford County: www.rutherfordcounty.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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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 Johns Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9745, Longitude: -86.3439     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Johns Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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.
<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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