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(Pulaski County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Alexander Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Alexander 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 seven sections:

The Location of the Alexander Cemetery...

The Alexander Cemetery is located in Pulaski County. The county seat for Pulaski County is located in Little Rock.

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

Lat:   34.6081°   (34° 36' 29")

Lon:   -92.1243°   (-92° 7' 27")

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

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Alexander Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Alexander Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

England   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Alexander Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Little Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
North Little Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Redfield   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alexander Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Alexander Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

All Souls Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Baucum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Birden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alexander Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53313<4>
 
Cornerstone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Alexander Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Hudgens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Jay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alexander Cemetery
 - Located in Saline County
 
Keo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Alexander Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Kuykendall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Le Grande Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alexander Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Alexander Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Mulberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Alexander Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
New Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alexander Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Pinkerton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Red Bluff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Alexander Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 
Rest in Peace Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alexander Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alexander Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Alexander Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Alexander Cemetery.

Bingham   [Map]Keo   [Map]Scott   [Map]
Booker   [Map]Landmark   [Map]Shannon Hills   [Map]
College Station   [Map]Little Rock   [Map]Sweet Home   [Map]
Coy   [Map]Mabelvale   [Map]Tucker   [Map]
East End   [Map]McAlmont   [Map]Wakefield Village   [Map]
England   [Map]North Little Rock   [Map]Windamere   [Map]
Hensley   [Map]Redfield   [Map]Woodson   [Map]
Jefferson   [Map]Rose City   [Map]Wright   [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 first turn to 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 - 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 Alexander Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pulaski County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Arkansas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Cleveland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Faulkner County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Garland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hot Spring County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lonoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prairie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
White County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Alexander 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 Alexander Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #45815   (Name of Record: Alexander Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pulaski
Lat: 34.6081488     Lon: -92.1243118   [Map]
Elev: 73         Map Name: Keo

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The Communities of Arkansas

About Pulaski County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pulaski County: www.co.pulaski.ar.us/

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.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: 34.6081, Longitude: -92.1243     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Alexander Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Alexander 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 in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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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