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The location of Lonewood Cemetery









A visit to the Lonewood Cemetery ...

The location of the Lonewood 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.

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The Location of the Lonewood Cemetery ...

The Lonewood Cemetery is located in Van Buren County.

The county seat for Van Buren County is located in Spencer. Spencer lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of the Lonewood Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.7631°   (35° 45' 47")

Lon:   -85.2789°   (-85° 16' 44")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Lonewood Cemetery.

Brockdell   [Map]     Ninemile   [Map]    
Campaign   [Map]     Pikeville   [Map]    
Creston   [Map]     Pleasant Hill   [Map]    
Crossville   [Map]     Quebeck   [Map]    
Darkey Springs   [Map]     Ravenscroft   [Map]    
Doyle   [Map]     Sparta   [Map]    
Fall City   [Map]     Spencer   [Map]    
Greenbriar Village   [Map]     Summer City   [Map]    
Lake Tansi Village   [Map]     Todd Town   [Map]    
Lantana   [Map]     Winesap   [Map]    
Newton   [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 Lonewood Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Van Buren County.

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

Crossville   [Map]
 - Located in Cumberland County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lonewood Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lonewood Cemetery
 
Pikeville   [Map]
 - Located in Bledsoe County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lonewood Cemetery
 
Sparta   [Map]
 - Located in White County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lonewood Cemetery
 
Spencer   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Lonewood Cemetery
 
Spring City   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lonewood 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 professional and volunteer 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 Lonewood Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Van Buren County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bledsoe County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Van Buren 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 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Lonewood Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Akin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cumberland County

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

Beach Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Beaverhill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

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

Blackburn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Bolin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cumberland County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Boynton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Burgess Cemetery #1   [Map]

Located in Cumberland County

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

Burgess Cemetery #2   [Map]

Located in Cumberland County

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

Burgess Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cumberland County

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

Clifty Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cumberland County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in White County

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

DeBord Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south (S) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Eastland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in White County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Flynn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cumberland County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Fraziers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in White County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Gravel Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Graveyard Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Knight Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14398<3>

Lost Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in White County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in White County

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

Mooneyham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Newton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cumberland County

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

Parks Cemetery   [Map]

Located in White County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #16852

Perry Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Seals Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

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

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

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

Stringtown Cemetery   [Map]

Located in White County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north (N) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Swallows Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cumberland County

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

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19306

Thomas Springs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cumberland County

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

Van Winkle Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cumberland County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Walling Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walling Cemetery   [Map]

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

Warner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19939

Winesap Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cumberland County

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

Wyatt Family Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bledsoe County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Lonewood Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #20633

Yates Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Lonewood Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Lonewood 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 Lonewood Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1291861   (Name of Record: Lonewood Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Van Buren
Lat: 35.7631228     Lon: -85.2788558   [Map]
Elev: 536         Map Name: Lonewood

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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' 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 Lonewood Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7631, Longitude: -85.2789     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lonewood 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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