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The location of Slonaker Cemetery









A visit to the Slonaker Cemetery ...

The location of the Slonaker 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 Slonaker Cemetery ...

The Slonaker Cemetery is located in Washington County.

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

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

Lat:   36.2551°   (36° 15' 18")

Lon:   -82.5243°   (-82° 31' 27")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Slonaker Cemetery.

Afton   [Map]     Kansas City   [Map]    
Austin Village   [Map]     Midway   [Map]    
Banner Hill   [Map]     North Johnson City   [Map]    
Centersville   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Central   [Map]     Oakland Village   [Map]    
Clear Branch   [Map]     Oakland   [Map]    
Erwin   [Map]     Pine Crest   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     South Gate Village   [Map]    
Fall Branch   [Map]     Spurgeon   [Map]    
Gray   [Map]     Telford   [Map]    
Green Hill   [Map]     Tusculum   [Map]    
Jearoldstown   [Map]     Unicoi   [Map]    
Johnson City   [Map]     Wheelocktown   [Map]    
Jonesborough   [Map]     Whispering Pines   [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 Slonaker 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 Slonaker Cemetery.

Erwin   [Map]
 - Located in Unicoi County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Slonaker Cemetery
 
Johnson City   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Slonaker Cemetery
 
Jonesborough   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Slonaker Cemetery
 
Tusculum   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Slonaker 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 - you should note 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 Slonaker 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:

Barren County (KY):     Cyndi's
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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 109 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Slonaker Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Washington County.

Archer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Asbury Cemetery   [Map]

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

Babb - Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bales Cemetery   [Map]

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

Barron Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Beals Cemetery   [Map]

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

Berry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blair Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bowman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Bowmantown - Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Broyles Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bumpus Cove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carr Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cherokee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

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

De Vault Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Dove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dry Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Earnests Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Eden Cemetery   [Map]

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

Elliott Cemetery   [Map]

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

Estes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fine Cemetery   [Map]

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

France Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gann Cemetery   [Map]

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

Glenwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Green Cemetery   [Map]

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

Greenway Cemetery   [Map]

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

Greer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Haire Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Henley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Henley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hilbert Cemetery   [Map]

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

Humphreys Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keebler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keebler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keefauver Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keplinger Cemetery   [Map]

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

Leach Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ledford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Leesburg Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Limestone Cemetery   [Map]

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

Little Cemetery   [Map]

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

Luther Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lyle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east (E) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Maple Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #15089<3>

May - Peoples Cemetery   [Map]

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

May - Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Mayberry Cemetery   [Map]

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

McAllister Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCarty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Slonaker Cemetery

McNeil Cemetery   [Map]

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

Middleton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Wesley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Slonaker Cemetery

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Salem Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Victory Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Slonaker Cemetery

New Victory Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Oakland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Dutch Meeting House Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Jonesboro Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oliver Cemetery   [Map]

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

Onks Cemetery   [Map]

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

Onks Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pritchett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roadman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sevier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Sevier Cemetery   [Map]

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

Seviers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sliger Cemetery   [Map]

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

Speedwell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stout Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stuart Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sulphur Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Telford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Tyler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Union Church of Christ Cemetery   [Map]

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

Urbana Cemetery   [Map]

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

Uriel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vernon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Vines Cemetery   [Map]

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

Waddell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Washington College Station Cemetery   [Map]

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

West Cemetery   [Map]

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

Whisler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Slonaker Cemetery

Wiley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Slonaker 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 Slonaker Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1321370   (Name of Record: Slonaker Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 36.2551055     Lon: -82.5243139   [Map]
Elev: 503         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.

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<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 Slonaker Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2551, Longitude: -82.5243     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Slonaker 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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