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(Hamilton County, Tennessee)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Johnson Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 seven sections:

The Location of the Johnson Cemetery...

The Johnson Cemetery is located in Hamilton County. The county seat for Hamilton County is located in Chattanooga.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Johnson Cemetery

Lat:   35.1059°   (35° 6' 21")

Lon:   -85.1730°   (-85° 10' 22")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Johnson Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Johnson Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Johnson Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Johnson Cemetery. The following communities are located in Hamilton County.

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

Chattanooga   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
East Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Ooltewah   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Red Bank   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Signal Mountain   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Johnson Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 65 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Johnson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Hamilton County.

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Beck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Beck Cemetery (FAG ID #9069)
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Brainerd Mission Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Brown Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Chattanooga Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Johnson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Chattanooga Memorial Park (FAG ID #10429)
 
Citizens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Copeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Daughtrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Falling Water Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Floral Hills Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Foster - Hixson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Fryar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Fryar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Greenhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Greenwood Cemetery (FAG ID #12648)
 
Hamilton County Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Hamilton Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Hensley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Hixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Hixson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Jackson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Kings Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Kirklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Lakewood East Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Lakewood Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Lakewood Memory Gardens (FAG ID #14448)
 
Levi Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Maddux Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Morris Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Ooltewah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Padget Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Pleasant Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Pollard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Rawlston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Scoggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Shadwick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Shepherd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Shirley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Silverdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Silverdale Confederate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Silverdale Lookout Tower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Standifer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Stubblefield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Summit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Summit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Sylar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Tall Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Varnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Varnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Varnell Cemetery (FAG ID #19698)
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Johnson Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Brainerd Hills   [Map]Graysville (GA)   [Map]Mineral Park   [Map]
Caramel Village   [Map]Harrison   [Map]Ooltewah   [Map]
Chattanooga   [Map]Indian Springs (GA)   [Map]Red Bank   [Map]
Collegedale   [Map]Lake Dweller   [Map]Ridgeside   [Map]
Colonial Village   [Map]Lake Village   [Map]Sandalwood Village   [Map]
East Brainerd   [Map]Lakesite   [Map]Signal Mountain   [Map]
East Ridge   [Map]Lakeview (GA)   [Map]Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
Fairmount   [Map]Lupton City   [Map]Valley Village   [Map]
Fountain Village   [Map]Middle Valley   [Map]Walden   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 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 Johnson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Hamilton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bartow County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Catoosa County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fannin County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gordon County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Murray County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whitfield County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bledsoe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bradley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cumberland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McMinn County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rhea County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Roane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sequatchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
White County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Tennessee,     of Hamilton County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Tennessee
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Tennessee,     of Hamilton 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Johnson 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 Johnson Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1289542   (Name of Record: Johnson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 35.1059059     Lon: -85.1730103   [Map]
Elev: 220         Map Name: East Chattanooga

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Tennessee

About Hamilton County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

The official website for State of Tennessee: www.tn.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1059, Longitude: -85.1730     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Johnson Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Johnson Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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