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(Greene County, Arkansas)


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The location of Beech Grove Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Beech Grove Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Beech Grove 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.

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The Location of the Beech Grove Cemetery...

The Beech Grove Cemetery is located in Greene County. The county seat for Greene County is located in Paragould.

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

Lat:   36.1651°   (36° 9' 54")

Lon:   -90.6246°   (-90° 37' 28")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Beech Grove 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 Beech Grove Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Greene County.

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

Cardwell   [Map]
 - Located in Dunklin County (MO)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Corning   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Marmaduke   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Paragould   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Pocahontas   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Rector   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Walnut Ridge   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Beech Grove Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 33 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Beech Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Albrite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Bonds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Croft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Friends Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Gainesville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Hartsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Hartsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Hoisey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Jones Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Lafe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Linwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Morrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Mountain Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Pine Knot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Pruets Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
St. Bernard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Talken Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Beech Grove Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beech Grove 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 Beech Grove Cemetery.

Beech Grove   [Map]Delaplaine   [Map]Oak Grove Heights   [Map]
Biggers   [Map]Knobel   [Map]Paragould   [Map]
Brookland   [Map]Lafe   [Map]Peach Orchard   [Map]
College City   [Map]Light   [Map]Pine Knot   [Map]
Corning   [Map]Marmaduke   [Map]Reyno   [Map]
Datto   [Map]O'Kean   [Map]Sedgwick   [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 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 Beech Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craighead County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Independence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mississippi County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Poinsett County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sharp County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butler County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Carter County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Dunklin County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Oregon County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pemiscot County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Ripley County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Stoddard County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #46330   (Name of Record: Beech Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 36.1650666     Lon: -90.6245546   [Map]
Elev: 99         Map Name: Lafe

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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: 36.1651, Longitude: -90.6246     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Beech Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Beech Grove 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 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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