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The location of Price Cemetery









A visit to the Price Cemetery ...

The location of the Price 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 Price Cemetery ...

The Price Cemetery is located in Polk County.

The county seat for Polk County is located in Benton. Benton lies just to the northwest of the Price Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.1131°   (35° 6' 47")

Lon:   -84.5766°   (-84° 34' 35")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Price Cemetery.

Ball Play   [Map]     Delano   [Map]    
Bellefounte   [Map]     Ducktown   [Map]    
Benton   [Map]     East Cleveland   [Map]    
Burger Town (NC)   [Map]     Epworth (GA)   [Map]    
Calhoun   [Map]     Etowah   [Map]    
Chanceytown   [Map]     Goodsprings   [Map]    
Charleston   [Map]     Liberty (NC)   [Map]    
Chestnut Gap (GA)   [Map]     McCaysville (GA)   [Map]    
Chestuee   [Map]     Pantertown (GA)   [Map]    
Cisco (GA)   [Map]     South Cleveland   [Map]    
Claxton   [Map]     Tennga (GA)   [Map]    
Cleveland   [Map]     Wildwood Lake   [Map]    
Copperhill   [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 Price Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Polk County.

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

Benton   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Price Cemetery
 
Calhoun   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Price Cemetery
 
Cleveland   [Map]
 - Located in Bradley County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Price Cemetery
 
Copperhill   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Price Cemetery
 
Ducktown   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Price Cemetery
 
Etowah   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Price Cemetery
 
McCaysville   [Map]
 - Located in Fannin County (GA)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Price 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 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 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 Price Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Polk County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bartow County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Catoosa County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cherokee County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Dade County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Dawson County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Fannin County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Floyd County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Gilmer County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Gordon County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Murray County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Pickens County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Walker County (GA):     Cyndi's
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White County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Cherokee County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Clay County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Graham County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Swain County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Blount County:     Cyndi's
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Bradley County:     Cyndi's
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Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
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Loudon County:     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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McMinn County:     Cyndi's
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Meigs County:     Cyndi's
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Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Rhea County:     Cyndi's
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Roane County:     Cyndi's
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Sequatchie County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Polk 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 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Price Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baker Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ball Play Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Price Cemetery

Bates Cemetery   [Map]

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

Beckler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brock Cemetery   [Map]

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

Campbellite Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carden Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Price Cemetery

Carden Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Price Cemetery

Chestuee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Price Cemetery

Cumberland Shed Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cumberland Shed Cemetery   [Map]

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

Curbow Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dills Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Price Cemetery

Dills Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Price Cemetery

Dunn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hillard - Ladd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Price Cemetery

Hooker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Price Cemetery

Hooker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Price Cemetery

Lindner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lowery Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bradley County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Price Cemetery

Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Mueller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mueller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Nancy Ward Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Price Cemetery

Nicholson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

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

Parker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Parris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reliance Cemetery   [Map]

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

Runyon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Price Cemetery

Stephens Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Price 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 Price Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1641136   (Name of Record: Price Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Polk
Lat: 35.1131314     Lon: -84.5765987   [Map]
Elev: 281         Map Name: Caney Creek

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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 Price Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1131, Longitude: -84.5766     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Price Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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