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The location of Coker Cemetery









A visit to the Coker Cemetery ...

The location of the Coker 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 Coker Cemetery ...

The Coker Cemetery is located in Bradley County. The county seat for Bradley County is located in Warren.

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

Lat:   33.5693°   (33° 34' 9")

Lon:   -92.0735°   (-92° 4' 24")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Coker Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams / Singer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Bond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Drew County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Corinth - O'Neil Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Garrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Good Hope Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Hales Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Drew County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Hickory Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
McKinney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Coker Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #55464<3>
 
Parker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Parnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Pattsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Reaves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Saline Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Seay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Drew County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Sixteenth Section Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Drew County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Turner Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Drew County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Wheeler Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Willoughby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Wilmar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Drew County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Coker Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2552893

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 14 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Coker Cemetery.

Banks   [Map]     Monticello   [Map]    
Farmville   [Map]     New Edinburg   [Map]    
Fountain Hill   [Map]     Rye   [Map]    
Harrell   [Map]     Sumpter   [Map]    
Hermitage   [Map]     Tinsman   [Map]    
Jersey   [Map]     Warren   [Map]    
Long View Ferry   [Map]     Wilmar   [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 Coker Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Bradley County.

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

Fordyce   [Map]
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Hamburg   [Map]
 - Located in Ashley County
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Kingsland   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Monticello   [Map]
 - Located in Drew County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Rison   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Star City   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Coker Cemetery
 
Warren   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Coker Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 Coker Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Bradley County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Arkansas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Ashley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chicot County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleveland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Desha County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Drew County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grant County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ouachita County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Union County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morehouse Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Union Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #47895   (Name of Record: Coker Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bradley
Lat: 33.5692764     Lon: -92.0734718   [Map]
Elev: 62         Map Name: Warren

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Coker Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5693, Longitude: -92.0735     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Coker 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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