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Cornerstone Cemetery
(Pulaski County, Arkansas)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Cornerstone 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 Cornerstone Cemetery...

The Cornerstone Cemetery is located in Pulaski County. The county seat for Pulaski County is located in Little Rock.

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

Lat:   34.7340°   (34° 44' 2")

Lon:   -92.1471°   (-92° 8' 49")

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

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

England   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Jacksonville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Little Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Lonoke   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Maumelle   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
North Little Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Sherwood   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 35 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cornerstone Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
All Souls Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Brushy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Calva Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Cherry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Dickey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Edgewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Fraternal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Green Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Hickman Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Hudgens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Le Grande Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Lea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Little Rock National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109422<4>
 
Lone Cypress Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
McCraw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Meacham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Mt. Holly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
North Hills Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Pea Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Rest Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Cornerstone Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cornerstone 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 Cornerstone Cemetery.

Bingham   [Map]Landmark   [Map]Scott   [Map]
Booker   [Map]Little Rock   [Map]Sherwood   [Map]
Cammack Village   [Map]Lonoke   [Map]Sweet Home   [Map]
College Station   [Map]Mabelvale   [Map]Wakefield Village   [Map]
Gibson   [Map]Marche   [Map]Windamere   [Map]
Gravel Ridge   [Map]McAlmont   [Map]Woodson   [Map]
Jacksonville   [Map]North Little Rock   [Map]Wrightsville   [Map]
Keo   [Map]Rose City   [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 - 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 Cornerstone Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pulaski County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Arkansas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleveland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Faulkner 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    
Hot Spring County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lonoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prairie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
White County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Woodruff County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #48059   (Name of Record: Cornerstone Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pulaski
Lat: 34.7339805     Lon: -92.1470902   [Map]
Elev: 76         Map Name: Sweet Home

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About Pulaski County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pulaski County: www.co.pulaski.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: 34.7340, Longitude: -92.1471     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cornerstone Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cornerstone 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 from . 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.

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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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