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Cherry Grove Cemetery
(Newton County, Arkansas)


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The location of Cherry Grove Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the Cherry 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 Cherry Grove Cemetery...

The Cherry Grove 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 Cherry Grove Cemetery

Lat:   36.0723°   (36° 4' 20")

Lon:   -93.2335°   (-93° 14' 0")

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

Bellefonte   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Boone County
 
Everton   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Boone County
 
Green Forest   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County
 
Harrison   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Boone County
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 
Parthenon   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Adair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 
Gaither Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Boone County
 
Hilltop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Boone County
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Boone County
 
McFerrin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Sherman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 
Mountain Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 
Pruitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Boone County
 
Shaddox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 
Stringtown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 
Tom Thumb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56539<4>
 
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cherry Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Cherry Grove Cemetery.

Alpena   [Map]Hasty   [Map]Pindall   [Map]
Bellefonte   [Map]Jasper   [Map]Ponca   [Map]
Bergman   [Map]Kingston   [Map]Ridgeway   [Map]
Compton   [Map]Marble   [Map]Rudd   [Map]
Deer   [Map]Metalton   [Map]Valley Springs   [Map]
Dryfork   [Map]Mount Judea   [Map]Vendor   [Map]
Everton   [Map]New Town   [Map]Western Grove   [Map]
Harrison   [Map]Parthenon   [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 like to start with 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 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 Cherry Grove 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:

Baxter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
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    
Stone 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    
Barry County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Ozark County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Stone County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Taney County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #71124   (Name of Record: Cherry Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Newton
Lat: 36.0722976     Lon: -93.233512   [Map]
Elev: 280         Map Name: Jasper

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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: 36.0723, Longitude: -93.2335     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cherry Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cherry 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 beginning in . 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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<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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