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The location of Crossroads Cemetery









A visit to the Crossroads Cemetery ...

The location of the Crossroads 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 Crossroads Cemetery ...

The Crossroads Cemetery is located in Boone County. The county seat for Boone County is located in Harrison.

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

Lat:   36.1654°   (36° 9' 55")

Lon:   -93.1102°   (-93° 6' 36")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Crossroads Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Britton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Clipper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Coker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Dees Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Denning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Eoff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Freeling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Gaither Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Hampton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Hilltop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Hog Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Holmes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Maplewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Milum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Olvey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Roland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Shaddox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Speer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Starkey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Stringtown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Summers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Tom Thumb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56539<3>
 
Valley Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Wagley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Wilbourn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crossroads Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Crossroads Cemetery.

Alpena   [Map]     Mount Judea   [Map]    
Bellefonte   [Map]     Parthenon   [Map]    
Bergman   [Map]     Pindall   [Map]    
Compton   [Map]     Ponca   [Map]    
Elixir   [Map]     Pyatt   [Map]    
Everton   [Map]     Ridgeway   [Map]    
Harrison   [Map]     Valley Springs   [Map]    
Hasty   [Map]     Vendor   [Map]    
Jasper   [Map]     Western Grove   [Map]    
Keener   [Map]     Zinc   [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 Crossroads Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Boone County.

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

Bellefonte   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Everton   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Harrison   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Lead Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crossroads Cemetery
 
Parthenon   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crossroads 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 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 Crossroads Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Boone County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baxter County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Benton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Carroll County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Conway County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Izard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Johnson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Newton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pope County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Searcy County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Barry County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Christian County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Douglas 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
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #48216   (Name of Record: Crossroads Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Boone
Lat: 36.1653506     Lon: -93.1101761   [Map]
Elev: 343         Map Name: Harrison

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Arkansas

About Boone County

About Arkansas

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 Crossroads Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1654, Longitude: -93.1102     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Crossroads 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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