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The location of Bates Cemetery









A visit to the Bates Cemetery ...

The location of the Bates 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 Bates Cemetery ...

The Bates Cemetery is located in Montgomery County. The county seat for Montgomery County is located in Mount Ida.

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

Lat:   34.5426°   (34° 32' 33")

Lon:   -93.6524°   (-93° 39' 8")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bates Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Montgomery County.

Alley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Amason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Amerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Black Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Garrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Gaston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
McKinney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Mt. Ida Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Mullenix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Music Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Old Salyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Owley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Piney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Rocky Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Rowton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Sweethome Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Whittington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Whittington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Whittington - Hiram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bates Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bates Cemetery.

Alamo   [Map]     Mazarn   [Map]    
Aly   [Map]     Meyers   [Map]    
Big Fork   [Map]     Mount Ida   [Map]    
Black Springs   [Map]     Norman   [Map]    
Bonnerdale   [Map]     Oden   [Map]    
Caddo Gap   [Map]     Pencil Bluff   [Map]    
Cox Spring   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Fannie   [Map]     Sims   [Map]    
Glenwood   [Map]     Story   [Map]    
Langley   [Map]     Whitetown   [Map]    
Lodi   [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 Bates Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Montgomery County.

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

Aly   [Map]
 - Located in Yell County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Caddo Gap   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Glenwood   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Mount Ida   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bates Cemetery
 
Oden   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bates Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start 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 - although 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 Bates Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Montgomery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clark County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Garland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hempstead County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hot Spring County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Howard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Logan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nevada County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Perry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saline County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Scott County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sebastian County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sevier County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Yell County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Le Flore County (OK):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #63447   (Name of Record: Bates Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Montgomery
Lat: 34.5425976     Lon: -93.6524148   [Map]
Elev: 225         Map Name: Mount Ida

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Montgomery County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.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.

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<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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Bates Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5426, Longitude: -93.6524     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bates Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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