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(Benton County, Arkansas)


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The location of Centerton Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the Centerton 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 Centerton Cemetery...

The Centerton Cemetery is located in Benton County. The county seat for Benton County is located in Bentonville.

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

Lat:   36.3626°   (36° 21' 45")

Lon:   -94.2852°   (-94° 17' 6")

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

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

Bella Vista   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Bentonville   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Cave Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Cherokee City   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Gentry   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Gravette   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Noel   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 - Located in McDonald County (MO)
 
Pea Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Pineville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 - Located in McDonald County (MO)
 
Rogers   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Springdale   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 - Located in Washington County
 
Springtown   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Centerton Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Centerton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Benton County.

Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Barron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Benton County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Bentonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Centerton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53009<4>
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Bland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Coffelt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Daniels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Dodson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Dug Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Gamble Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Hart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Highfill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Jefferson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Keith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Kindley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Little Flock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
New Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Oakes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Oakley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Parn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Temperance Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Centerton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56502
 
Valley View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Centerton Cemetery
 
Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Centerton Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Centerton Cemetery.

Avoca   [Map]Gentry   [Map]Pineville (MO)   [Map]
Bella Vista   [Map]Gravette   [Map]Prairie Creek   [Map]
Bentonville   [Map]Highfill   [Map]Rogers   [Map]
Bethel Heights   [Map]Hiwasse   [Map]Springdale   [Map]
Cave Springs   [Map]Jane (MO)   [Map]Springtown   [Map]
Centerton   [Map]Little Flock   [Map]Sulphur Springs   [Map]
Decatur   [Map]Lowell   [Map]Tontitown   [Map]
Elm Springs   [Map]Pea Ridge   [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 visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Centerton Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Benton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Carroll 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    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Newton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barry County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Jasper County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lawrence County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
McDonald County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Newton County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Stone County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Adair County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craig County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Delaware County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mayes County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ottawa County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #75425   (Name of Record: Centerton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Benton
Lat: 36.3625768     Lon: -94.2852085   [Map]
Elev: 388         Map Name: Centerton

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Benton County: www.co.benton.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: 36.3626, Longitude: -94.2852     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Centerton Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Centerton 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' (or point-to-point) distance that begins 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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