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The location of Leesburg Cemetery









A visit to the Leesburg Cemetery ...

The location of the Leesburg 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 Leesburg Cemetery ...

The Leesburg Cemetery is located in Washington County.

The county seat for Washington County is located in Jonesborough. Jonesborough lies just to the east of the Leesburg Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.2940°   (36° 17' 38")

Lon:   -82.5440°   (-82° 32' 38")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Leesburg Cemetery.

Afton   [Map]     Kansas City   [Map]    
Austin Village   [Map]     Midway   [Map]    
Banner Hill   [Map]     North Johnson City   [Map]    
Centersville   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Colonial Heights   [Map]     Oakland Village   [Map]    
Erwin   [Map]     Oakland   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Pine Crest   [Map]    
Fall Branch   [Map]     South Gate Village   [Map]    
Gray   [Map]     Spurgeon   [Map]    
Green Hill   [Map]     Telford   [Map]    
Jearoldstown   [Map]     Tusculum   [Map]    
Johnson City   [Map]     Unicoi   [Map]    
Jonesborough   [Map]     Wheelocktown   [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 Leesburg Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Washington County.

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

Erwin   [Map]
 - Located in Unicoi County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Leesburg Cemetery
 
Johnson City   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Leesburg Cemetery
 
Jonesborough   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Leesburg Cemetery
 
Tusculum   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Leesburg 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 either 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 Leesburg Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Washington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Washington County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Washington 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 102 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Leesburg Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allegheny Cemetery   [Map]

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

Archer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Babb - Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bacon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bacon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bacon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bales Cemetery   [Map]

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

Barron Cemetery   [Map]

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

Beard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Berry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethany Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bowmantown - Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Broyles Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Leesburg Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cherokee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cherry Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Deacon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dunham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Earnests Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eden Cemetery   [Map]

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

Estes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Leesburg Cemetery

Glenwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Green Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Leesburg Cemetery

Haire Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harmony Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hartman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Highland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hilbert Cemetery   [Map]

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

Houston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Humphreys Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hunt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keebler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keebler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keebler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keefauver Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kincheloe Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ledford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Limestone Cemetery   [Map]

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

Little Cemetery   [Map]

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

Luther Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lyle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Maple Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Leesburg Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #15089<3>

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Marvins Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

May - Peoples Cemetery   [Map]

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

May - Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mayberry Cemetery   [Map]

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

McAllister Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCarty Cemetery   [Map]

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

McNeil Cemetery   [Map]

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

Middleton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Wesley Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Victory Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Victory Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oakland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Dutch Meeting House Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Jonesboro Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oliver Cemetery   [Map]

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

Onks Cemetery   [Map]

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

Onks Cemetery   [Map]

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

Patton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Phillips Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Leesburg Cemetery

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pritchett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Providence Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Greene County

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

Providence Presbyterian Churchyard   [Map]

Located in Greene County

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

Roadman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sevier Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sliger Cemetery   [Map]

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

Slonaker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stout Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sulphur Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Telford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Urbana Cemetery   [Map]

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

Uriel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vernon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vines Cemetery   [Map]

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

Washington College Station Cemetery   [Map]

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

Whisler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wiley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Leesburg 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 Leesburg Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1321317   (Name of Record: Leesburg Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 36.2939936     Lon: -82.5440372   [Map]
Elev: 471         Map Name: Leesburg

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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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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 Leesburg Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2940, Longitude: -82.5440     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Leesburg 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.




 

 

 

 

 


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