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The location of Furr Cemetery









A visit to the Furr Cemetery ...

The location of the Furr 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 Furr Cemetery ...

The Furr Cemetery is located in Calhoun County. The county seat for Calhoun County is located in Hampton.

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

Lat:   33.5287°   (33° 31' 43")

Lon:   -92.6777°   (-92° 40' 39")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Furr Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Broughton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Confederate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Cullendale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Dunn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Evans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Harmony Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Union County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Hughes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Furr Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #54473<3>
 
Jewish Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Little Bay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Means Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Moses Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Mt. Horeb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Patton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Pickett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Plunkett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Primm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Furr Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Furr Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Samckover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Union County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Furr Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Bearden   [Map]     Holly Springs   [Map]    
Bragg City   [Map]     Joyce City   [Map]    
Calion   [Map]     Lisbon   [Map]    
Camden   [Map]     Louann   [Map]    
Crain City   [Map]     Norphlet   [Map]    
Cullendale   [Map]     Pace City   [Map]    
Dumas City   [Map]     Sandy Land   [Map]    
East Camden   [Map]     Smackover   [Map]    
Hampton   [Map]     Thornton   [Map]    
Harrell   [Map]     Tinsman   [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 Furr Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Calhoun County.

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

Bearden   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Camden   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Furr Cemetery
 
El Dorado   [Map]
 - Located in Union County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South (S) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Norphlet   [Map]
 - Located in Union County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Furr Cemetery
 
Stephens   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Furr Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to 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 Furr Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Calhoun County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Ashley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bradley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clark County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleveland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Columbia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas 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

 
Hempstead County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hot Spring County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafayette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nevada 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

 
Claiborne 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 Calhoun County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Arkansas
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Arkansas
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Arkansas,
Cemeteries of Calhoun 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 Furr 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 Furr Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #49293   (Name of Record: Furr Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Calhoun
Lat: 33.5287267     Lon: -92.6776595   [Map]
Elev: 38         Map Name: East Camden

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Arkansas

About Calhoun 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 Furr Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5287, Longitude: -92.6777     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Furr 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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