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The location of Trent Cemetery









A visit to the Trent Cemetery ...

The location of the Trent 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 Trent Cemetery ...

The Trent Cemetery is located in Hancock County.

The county seat for Hancock County is located in Sneedville. Sneedville lies just to the northwest of the Trent Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.5245°   (36° 31' 28")

Lon:   -83.1899°   (-83° 11' 23")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 30 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Trent Cemetery.

Ages (KY)   [Map]     Morristown   [Map]    
Bean Station   [Map]     New Tazewell   [Map]    
Bobs Creek (KY)   [Map]     Pathfork (KY)   [Map]    
Bulls Gap   [Map]     Raven Hill   [Map]    
Caney Valley   [Map]     Rogersville   [Map]    
Cawood (KY)   [Map]     Silver City   [Map]    
Cranks (KY)   [Map]     Sneedville   [Map]    
Dizney (KY)   [Map]     South Wallins (KY)   [Map]    
East Village   [Map]     Strahl   [Map]    
Evarts (KY)   [Map]     Surgoinsville   [Map]    
Greenland   [Map]     Tazewell   [Map]    
Harlan (KY)   [Map]     Thorn Hill   [Map]    
Kenvir (KY)   [Map]     Whitesburg   [Map]    
Lone Mountain   [Map]     Wyatt Village   [Map]    
Mary Alice (KY)   [Map]     Yount Town   [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 Trent Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hancock County.

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

Bean Station   [Map]
 - Located in Grainger County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Trent Cemetery
 
Harlan   [Map]
 - Located in Harlan County (KY)
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Trent Cemetery
 
Morristown   [Map]
 - Located in Hamblen County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Trent Cemetery
 
New Tazewell   [Map]
 - Located in Claiborne County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Trent Cemetery
 
Rogersville   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Trent Cemetery
 
Sneedville   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Trent Cemetery
 
Tazewell   [Map]
 - Located in Claiborne County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of the Trent Cemetery
 
Whitesburg   [Map]
 - Located in Hamblen County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of the Trent 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 - 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 Trent Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hancock County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barren County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bell County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harlan County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Knott County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Knox County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Leslie County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Letcher County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Perry County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Whitley County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Madison County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Anderson County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Campbell County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Carter County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Claiborne County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cocke County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Grainger County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Greene County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Hamblen County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Hawkins County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Knox County:     Cyndi's
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Sevier County:     Cyndi's
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Sullivan County:     Cyndi's
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Unicoi County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Union County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Hancock 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 43 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Trent Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Alder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Trent Cemetery

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Belcher Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bray Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hawkins County

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

Briar Creek Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2451747<3>

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Collins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Collins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

De Bord Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]

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

Goins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gollihon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gonce Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hawkins County

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

Green Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Trent Cemetery

Greene Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harrison Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Trent Cemetery

Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jaynes Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hawkins County

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

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hawkins County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Trent Cemetery

Kinsler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lawson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2614005

Lawson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hawkins County

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

Lexi Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mallett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hawkins County

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

Markham Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hawkins County

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

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Trent Cemetery

Murrell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Neely Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pearson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hawkins County

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

Riley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rogers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hawkins County

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

Seal Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tate Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hawkins County

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

Trent Cemetery   [Map]

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

Trent Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hawkins County

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

Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hawkins County

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

Weston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Winkler Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Trent 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 Trent Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1272863   (Name of Record: Trent Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hancock
Lat: 36.5245335     Lon: -83.1898961   [Map]
Elev: 358         Map Name: Sneedville

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About Hancock County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) 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 Trent Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5245, Longitude: -83.1899     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Trent 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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