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(Ouachita County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Bragg Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Bragg 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 Bragg Cemetery...

The Bragg Cemetery is located in Ouachita County. The county seat for Ouachita County is located in Camden.

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

Lat:   33.7296°   (33° 43' 46")

Lon:   -92.9485°   (-92° 56' 54")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Bragg 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 Bragg Cemetery.

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


 

  Bragg Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Arkadelphia   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bragg Cemetery
 - Located in Clark County
 
Bearden   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Camden   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Gurdon   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bragg Cemetery
 - Located in Clark County
 
Prescott   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bragg Cemetery
 - Located in Nevada County
 
Rosston   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bragg Cemetery
 - Located in Nevada County
 
Stephens   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bragg Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 15 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Bragg Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Easley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bragg Cemetery
 - Located in Clark County
 
Eternal Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Holleman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bragg Cemetery
 - Located in Clark County
 
Kansas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bragg Cemetery
 - Located in Clark County
 
McGill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Purifoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Rumph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Bragg Cemetery
 
Vaden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Bragg Cemetery
 - Located in Clark County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Bragg Cemetery.

Bearden   [Map]Curtis   [Map]Pace City   [Map]
Beirne   [Map]East Camden   [Map]Reader   [Map]
Bluff City   [Map]Griffithtown   [Map]Rosston   [Map]
Bragg City   [Map]Gum Springs   [Map]Sparkman   [Map]
Cale   [Map]Gurdon   [Map]Stephens   [Map]
Camden   [Map]Laneburg   [Map]Whelen Springs   [Map]
Chidester   [Map]Louann   [Map]Willisville   [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 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 Bragg Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Ouachita County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bradley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleveland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Columbia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas 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    
Hempstead 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    
Lafayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nevada County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Union County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Claiborne Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #46908   (Name of Record: Bragg Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Ouachita
Lat: 33.7295524     Lon: -92.9484983   [Map]
Elev: 80         Map Name: Bragg City

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 33.7296, Longitude: -92.9485     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bragg Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Bragg 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 beginning 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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