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The location of Johnson Cemetery









A visit to the Johnson Cemetery ...

The location of the Johnson 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 Johnson Cemetery ...

The Johnson Cemetery is located in Knox County.

The county seat for Knox County is located in Knoxville. Knoxville lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the south of the Johnson Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.1431°   (36° 8' 35")

Lon:   -83.9177°   (-83° 55' 3")

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

Blaine   [Map]     Mascot   [Map]    
Clinton   [Map]     Maynardville   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Murphy Hills   [Map]    
Demory   [Map]     Norris   [Map]    
Fountain City   [Map]     Park City   [Map]    
Halls   [Map]     Peters Mill   [Map]    
Heiskell   [Map]     Powell   [Map]    
Karns   [Map]     Rocky Top   [Map]    
Knoxville   [Map]     Thorn Grove   [Map]    
Leinarts   [Map]     Volunteer Village   [Map]    
Luttrell   [Map]     Whites Village   [Map]    
Marble 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 Johnson Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Knox County.

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

Clinton   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Fountain City   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Knoxville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Luttrell   [Map]
 - Located in Union County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Mascot   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Maynardville   [Map]
 - Located in Union County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Norris   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Johnson Cemetery
 
Powell   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Johnson Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 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    

These pages are specific to Knox County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Knox County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Knox 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 98 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Johnson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ailor Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Anderson - Gouffon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Andersonville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Barner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bayless Cemetery   [Map]

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

Beeler Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Bell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bookout Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bowling Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bradley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bright Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Byrams Fork Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Cardwell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Johnson Cemetery

Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chesney Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Johnson Cemetery

Clear Branch Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Johnson Cemetery

Cline Cemetery   [Map]

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

Coppock Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Coupland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Daugherty Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Fielden Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Foust Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Foust Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Gibbs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Graham Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Greenfield Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

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

Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12830<3>

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12831

Hansard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Johnson Cemetery

Hansards Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Hutcheson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Irwin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Irwin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Johnson Cemetery

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Johnson Cemetery

King Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14338

Lett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Cemetery

Loy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Luttrell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Major Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCloud Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCoy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Meadowlawn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Milan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Johnson Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Johnson Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Johnson Cemetery

Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]

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

Murphy Cemetery   [Map]

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

Murphy Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mynatt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Nelson Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Loyston Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Norton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Johnson Cemetery

Oakgrove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Old Flat Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Poor Farm Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ousley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Cemetery

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Ridenour Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Rockydale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Slave Cemetery   [Map]

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

Snodderly Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Johnson Cemetery

Spitzer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Thomas Hall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tindell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tindell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Johnson Cemetery

Trout Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Johnson Cemetery

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Cemetery

Underwood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Union Cemetery   [Map]

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

Valley Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Vandagriff Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Varner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19700

Wallace Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wallace Cemetery   [Map]

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

Warwick Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Warwick Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Union County

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

Weaver Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Weaver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Johnson Cemetery

Webb Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Johnson Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2577105

Woods Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Johnson Cemetery

Wright Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Anderson County

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

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

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 #1289566   (Name of Record: Johnson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Knox
Lat: 36.1431362     Lon: -83.9176886   [Map]
Elev: 354         Map Name: Big Ridge Park

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Knox County: www.knoxcounty.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 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 Johnson Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1431, Longitude: -83.9177     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Johnson 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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