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(Greene County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Fairview Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Fairview 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 Fairview Cemetery...

The Fairview Cemetery is located in Greene County. The county seat for Greene County is located in Paragould.

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

Lat:   36.0842°   (36° 5' 3")

Lon:   -90.5654°   (-90° 33' 55")

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

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

Cardwell   [Map]
 - Located in Dunklin County (MO)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Jonesboro   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Leachville   [Map]
 - Located in Mississippi County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Marmaduke   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Monette   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Paragould   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Rector   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Fairview Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beech Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Browns Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Clarks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2315078<4>
 
Croft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Friends Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Gainesville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Lafe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Linwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Morrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Mountain Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Pine Knot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Pruets Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Sweet Moments Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Woods Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56898

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 Fairview Cemetery.

Arbyrd (MO)   [Map]Lafe   [Map]Paragould   [Map]
Beech Grove   [Map]Lake City   [Map]Peach Orchard   [Map]
Bono   [Map]Lake View   [Map]Philadelphia   [Map]
Brookland   [Map]Light   [Map]Pine Knot   [Map]
Cardwell (MO)   [Map]Marmaduke   [Map]Rector   [Map]
Delaplaine   [Map]Monette   [Map]Sedgwick   [Map]
Jonesboro   [Map]O'Kean   [Map]Walcott   [Map]
Knobel   [Map]Oak Grove Heights   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Fairview Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craighead County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crittenden County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cross County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Independence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mississippi County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Poinsett County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sharp County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butler County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Dunklin County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Oregon County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pemiscot County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Ripley County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Stoddard County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lauderdale County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tipton County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #82692   (Name of Record: Fairview Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 36.084235     Lon: -90.5653863   [Map]
Elev: 121         Map Name: Paragould West

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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: 36.0842, Longitude: -90.5654     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Fairview Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Fairview 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 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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