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The location of Zions Chapel Cemetery









A visit to the Zions Chapel Cemetery ...

The location of the Zions Chapel 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 Zions Chapel Cemetery ...

The Zions Chapel Cemetery is located in Blount County.

The county seat for Blount County is located in Maryville. Maryville lies just to the east southeast of the Zions Chapel Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.7965°   (35° 47' 47")

Lon:   -84.1046°   (-84° 6' 16")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Zions Chapel Cemetery.

Alcoa   [Map]     Jena   [Map]    
Big Springs   [Map]     Karns   [Map]    
Binfield   [Map]     Lenoir City   [Map]    
Centersville   [Map]     Loudon   [Map]    
Chelsey Village   [Map]     Louisville   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Marble City   [Map]    
Eagleton Village   [Map]     Maryville   [Map]    
Eaton Crossroads   [Map]     Rockford   [Map]    
Farragut   [Map]     Volunteer Village   [Map]    
Friendsville   [Map]     Wildwood   [Map]    
Greenback   [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 Zions Chapel 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 Zions Chapel Cemetery.

Farragut   [Map]
 - Located in Knox County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery
 
Knoxville   [Map]
 - Located in Knox County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery
 
Lenoir City   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery
 
Loudon   [Map]
 - Located in Loudon County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery
 
Maryville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge   [Map]
 - Located in Anderson County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Zions Chapel 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 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 Zions Chapel 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:

Cherokee County (NC):     Cyndi's
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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:   Home Page
 
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 47 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Zions Chapel 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] to the east (E) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8683<3>

Ballards Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Bearden Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Big Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Byerly Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cedar Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Clover Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cloyds Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Craig Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dotson Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Early Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Ebenezer Methodist Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Fellowship Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Friends Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Friendsville Cemetery   [Map]

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

George Cemetery   [Map]

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

Grace Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Holston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #13920

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keener Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Laurel Bank Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14527

Leeper Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Long Tom Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Louisville Cemetery   [Map]

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

Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

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

Middlesettlements Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Providence Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Old Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14150

Old Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Forest Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Knox County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Prater Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

Russels Cemetery   [Map]

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

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sherwood Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Zions Chapel Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Unitia Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudon County

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Zions Chapel 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 Zions Chapel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1642525   (Name of Record: Zions Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Blount
Lat: 35.7964692     Lon: -84.1046333   [Map]
Elev: 281         Map Name: Louisville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Tennessee

About Blount County

About Tennessee

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 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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Zions Chapel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7965, Longitude: -84.1046     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Zions Chapel 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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