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A visit to the Old Jones Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Old Jones Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Old Jones Cemetery (FAG ID #14150)

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 Old Jones Cemetery ...

The Old Jones Cemetery is located in Blount County.

The county seat for Blount County is located in Maryville. Maryville lies just to the south southeast of the Old Jones Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.8752°   (35° 52' 30")

Lon:   -84.0254°   (-84° 1' 31")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Old Jones Cemetery.

Alcoa   [Map]     Knoxville   [Map]    
Big Springs   [Map]     Louisville   [Map]    
Binfield   [Map]     Marble City   [Map]    
Chelsey Village   [Map]     Maryville   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Murphy Hills   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Park City   [Map]    
Eagleton Village   [Map]     Powell   [Map]    
Farragut   [Map]     Rockford   [Map]    
Fountain City   [Map]     Volunteer Village   [Map]    
Friendsville   [Map]     Whites Village   [Map]    
Heiskell   [Map]     Wildwood   [Map]    
Karns   [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 Old Jones Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Blount County.

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

Farragut   [Map]
 - Located in Knox County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Old Jones Cemetery
 
Fountain City   [Map]
 - Located in Knox County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Jones Cemetery
 
Knoxville   [Map]
 - Located in Knox County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Jones Cemetery
 
Lenoir City   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Jones Cemetery
 
Maryville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Jones Cemetery
 
Powell   [Map]
 - Located in Knox County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 Old Jones Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Blount 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 Blount County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Old Jones Cemetery (FAG ID #14150)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Blount 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 52 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Old Jones Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Armona Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8683

Ballards Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Byerly Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Cedar Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Clarks Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

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

Craig Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Dunn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Ebenezer Methodist Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Edgewood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Edington Cemetery   [Map]

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

Edington Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eubanks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Flenniken Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

George Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ginn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Grace Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Happy Home Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Harris Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Highland Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

A very large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #13363

Holloway Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Holston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kirby Cemetery   [Map]

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

Knott Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Knoxville Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Louisville Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mars Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

McCarrell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Middlesettlements Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #15979

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Forest Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Rudder Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Russell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sherwood Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Tipton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #19408

Van Loon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Wells Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Wesley Ann Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Old Jones Cemetery

Wright Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #20606

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Old Jones Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Old Jones Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Old Jones Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Old Jones Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1289734   (Name of Record: Jones Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Blount
Lat: 35.8753592     Lon: -84.0251864   [Map]
Elev: 267         Map Name: Bearden

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #14150

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About Blount County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Blount County: www.korrnet.org/blountco/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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 Old Jones Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8752, Longitude: -84.0254     [Map].




 

 

 

 

 


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