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Profile for the Calhoun Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Calhoun Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Calhoun Cemetery...

The Calhoun Cemetery is located in Scott County. The county seat for Scott County is located in Gate City.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Calhoun Cemetery

Lat:   36.6123°   (36° 36' 44")

Lon:   -82.7240°   (-82° 43' 26")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Calhoun Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Calhoun Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Scott County.

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

Clinchport   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Gate City   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Kingsport   [Map]
 - Located in Sullivan County (TN)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 91 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Calhoun Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Bellamy Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Bellamy Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Bellamy Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Bostic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Bray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Bussell Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2453380<4>
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Christian Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Clendenen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Click Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Click Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Cloud Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Sullivan County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Deemie Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Dishner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Falin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Floyd Frazier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Foust Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
France Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Francisco Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Gobble Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Goode Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Hammonds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Hash Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Haynes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Hensley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Hord Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Kinkead Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Larkin Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Larkin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Larkin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Loyd Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
McDavid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Monroe Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Monroe Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Morrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<5>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51235
 
Necessary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Necessary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Oak Glen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Pierson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Price Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Pridemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Purchase Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Sensabaugh Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Sivert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Sivert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Sloantown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Speers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Spivey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Stewarts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Tartar Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Tomlinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Venable Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Warlf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
West End Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2313889
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Wills Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Wills Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Wininger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Wolfe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52717
 
Wolfe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Wolfe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Wolfe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Calhoun Cemetery
 
Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Calhoun Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Calhoun Cemetery.

Beartown (TN)   [Map]Church Hill (TN)   [Map]Greenland (TN)   [Map]
Beechwood Village (TN)   [Map]Clinchport   [Map]Kingsport (TN)   [Map]
Block City (TN)   [Map]Duffield   [Map]Morrison City (TN)   [Map]
Bloomingdale (TN)   [Map]Fort Blackmore   [Map]Mount Carmel (TN)   [Map]
Borden Village (TN)   [Map]Gate City   [Map]Solitude (TN)   [Map]
Cherokee Village (TN)   [Map]Green Village (TN)   [Map]Surgoinsville (TN)   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Calhoun Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Scott County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barren County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bell County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harlan County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Knott County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Knox County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Leslie County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Letcher County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Avery County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mitchell County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yancey County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carter County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Claiborne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cocke County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grainger County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hamblen County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hancock County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hawkins County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sullivan County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Unicoi County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bristol City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Buchanan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dickenson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lancaster County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wise County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     of Scott County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Virginia
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Virginia

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 Virginia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Calhoun 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 Calhoun Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1464252   (Name of Record: Calhoun Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Scott
Lat: 36.6123201     Lon: -82.7240485   [Map]
Elev: 419         Map Name: Church Hill

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Scott County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Scott County: www.scottcountyva.com/

The official website for State of Virginia: www.virginia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6123, Longitude: -82.7240     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Calhoun Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Calhoun Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from . 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.

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<4>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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<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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