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The location of Egypy Cemetery









A visit to the Egypy Cemetery ...

The location of the Egypy 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 Egypy Cemetery ...

The Egypy Cemetery is located in Ashley County.

The county seat for Ashley County is located in Hamburg. Hamburg lies just to the east southeast of the Egypy Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Egypy Cemetery

Lat:   33.2737°   (33° 16' 25")

Lon:   -91.9079°   (-91° 54' 28")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Egypy Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Ashley County.

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Egypy Cemetery

Carlock Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Egypy Cemetery

Crossroad Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Egypy Cemetery

Dalley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Egypy Cemetery

Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Egypy Cemetery

Flat Creek Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Egypy Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53888<3>

Hamburg Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Egypy Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #54171

Judson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Egypy Cemetery

Kirkpatrick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Egypy Cemetery

Norris Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Egypy Cemetery

Pinewood Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Egypy Cemetery

Pugh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Egypy Cemetery

Simms Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Egypy Cemetery

Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Egypy Cemetery

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Egypy Cemetery

Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Egypy Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Egypy Cemetery.

Bolding   [Map]     Long View Ferry   [Map]    
Bonita (LA)   [Map]     Meridian   [Map]    
Crossett   [Map]     Monticello   [Map]    
Farmville   [Map]     Montrose   [Map]    
Felsenthal   [Map]     North Crossett   [Map]    
Fountain Hill   [Map]     Parkdale   [Map]    
Hamburg   [Map]     Portland   [Map]    
Hermitage   [Map]     Sumpter   [Map]    
Huttig   [Map]     Warren   [Map]    
Jerome   [Map]     West Crossett   [Map]    
Jersey   [Map]     Wilmar   [Map]    
Jones (LA)   [Map]     Wilmot   [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 Egypy Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Ashley County.

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

Crossett   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Egypy Cemetery
 
Felsenthal   [Map]
 - Located in Union County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Egypy Cemetery
 
Hamburg   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Egypy Cemetery
 
Huttig   [Map]
 - Located in Union County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Egypy Cemetery
 
Monticello   [Map]
 - Located in Drew County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Egypy Cemetery
 
Warren   [Map]
 - Located in Bradley County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Egypy Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 - 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 Egypy Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Ashley County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bradley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Chicot County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleveland County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Desha County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Drew County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Ouachita County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Union County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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East Carroll Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Morehouse Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Ouachita Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Richland Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Union Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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West Carroll Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Bolivar County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Washington County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #62367   (Name of Record: Egypy Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Ashley
Lat: 33.2737294     Lon: -91.9079095   [Map]
Elev: 50         Map Name: Milo

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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' (or point-to-point) 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 Egypy Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2737, Longitude: -91.9079     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Egypy 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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