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The location of Casey Cemetery









A visit to the Casey Cemetery ...

The location of the Casey 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 Casey Cemetery ...

The Casey Cemetery is located in Newton County. The county seat for Newton County is located in Jasper.

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

Lat:   35.7831°   (35° 46' 59")

Lon:   -93.3021°   (-93° 18' 7")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Casey Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Cassville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Clayburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Curtis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Casey Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53617<3>
 
Curtis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Deer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Deer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Essex Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Lone Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Ogden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Rich Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Rosetta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Casey Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Casey Cemetery.

Batson   [Map]     Mount Judea   [Map]    
Boston   [Map]     Oark   [Map]    
Clarksville   [Map]     Ozone   [Map]    
Compton   [Map]     Parthenon   [Map]    
Deer   [Map]     Pettigrew   [Map]    
Hagarville   [Map]     Ponca   [Map]    
Hasty   [Map]     Strawberry   [Map]    
Jasper   [Map]     Union City   [Map]    
Kingston   [Map]     Vendor   [Map]    
Lamar   [Map]     Witter   [Map]    
Lone Pine   [Map]     Witt's Springs   [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 Casey Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Newton County.

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

Clarksville   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Lamar   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Ozone   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Parthenon   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Pettigrew   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of the Casey Cemetery
 
Saint Paul   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West (W) of the Casey Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin 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 - 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 Casey Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Newton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crawford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pope County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Searcy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stone County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #71027   (Name of Record: Casey Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Newton
Lat: 35.7831361     Lon: -93.3021231   [Map]
Elev: 299         Map Name: Swain

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Newton County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.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 'straight-line' 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 Casey Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7831, Longitude: -93.3021     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Casey Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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