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The location of Snapp Cemetery









A visit to the Snapp Cemetery ...

The location of the Snapp 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 Snapp Cemetery ...

The Snapp Cemetery is located in Sullivan County.

The county seat for Sullivan County is located in Blountville. Blountville lies just to the south of the Snapp Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.5826°   (36° 34' 57")

Lon:   -82.3265°   (-82° 19' 35")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Snapp Cemetery.

Austin Village   [Map]     Forest Hills   [Map]    
Beartown   [Map]     Gray   [Map]    
Beechnut City   [Map]     Hunter   [Map]    
Beechwood Village   [Map]     Johnson City   [Map]    
Biltmore   [Map]     Kingsport   [Map]    
Bloomingdale   [Map]     Morrison City   [Map]    
Blountville   [Map]     North Johnson City   [Map]    
Bluff City   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Borden Village   [Map]     Oakland Village   [Map]    
Bristol   [Map]     Rock City   [Map]    
Cedar Grove   [Map]     Spurgeon   [Map]    
Central   [Map]     Walnut Hill   [Map]    
Cherokee Village   [Map]     Watauga   [Map]    
Colonial Heights   [Map]     Wheelocktown   [Map]    
Elizabethton   [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 Snapp Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Sullivan County.

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

Blountville   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the South (S) of the Snapp Cemetery
 
Bluff City   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Snapp Cemetery
 
Bristol   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the East (E) of the Snapp Cemetery
 
Elizabethton   [Map]
 - Located in Carter County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Snapp Cemetery
 
Johnson City   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the South (S) of the Snapp Cemetery
 
Kingsport   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 - 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 Snapp Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Sullivan County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barren County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Yancey County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Carter County:     Cyndi's
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Unicoi County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Sullivan 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 55 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Snapp Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Sullivan County.

Acuff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8477<3>

Adams Chapel UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2292423

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Snapp Cemetery

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Blountville Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carden Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

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

Combs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Cutsinger Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Snapp Cemetery

Deck Cemetery   [Map]

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

Denton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dishner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dishner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Snapp Cemetery

Drake Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fain Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fleenor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Gunnings Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Harr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Snapp Cemetery

Harr Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Snapp Cemetery

Henley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hines Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Snapp Cemetery

Holston Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Snapp Cemetery

Hooven Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Snapp Cemetery

Lane Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Latture Cemetery   [Map]

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

Leonard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Leonard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mackey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

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

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Snapp Cemetery

Newland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Snapp Cemetery

Ordway Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pendleton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Snapp Cemetery

Rhee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Roller Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Roust Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Snapp Cemetery

St. John Cemetery   [Map]

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

Seneker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Snodgrass Cemetery   [Map]

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

Staubus Cemetery   [Map]

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

Steele Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Snapp Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Weaver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Webb Cemetery   [Map]

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

Webb Cemetery   [Map]

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

White Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Snapp Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wolford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Snapp 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 Snapp Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1270766   (Name of Record: Snapp Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sullivan
Lat: 36.582603     Lon: -82.3265291   [Map]
Elev: 542         Map Name: Blountville

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Sullivan County: www.sullivancounty.org/

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

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 '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 Snapp Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5826, Longitude: -82.3265     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Snapp 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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