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The location of Graham Cemetery









A visit to the Graham Cemetery ...

The location of the Graham 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 Graham Cemetery ...

The Graham Cemetery is located in Saline County. The county seat for Saline County is located in Benton.

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

Lat:   34.5154°   (34° 30' 55")

Lon:   -92.6699°   (-92° 40' 11")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Graham Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Saline County.

Fairplay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Glidewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graham Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2346536<3>
 
Hammonds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Holly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Hughes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Langley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
McPherson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Rosmont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Social Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Traskwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Winters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Woodland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Graham 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 Graham Cemetery.

Alexander   [Map]     Perla   [Map]    
Avilla   [Map]     Poyen   [Map]    
Bauxite   [Map]     Prattsville   [Map]    
Benton   [Map]     Price   [Map]    
Bryant   [Map]     Rockport   [Map]    
Fountain Lake   [Map]     Rubicon   [Map]    
Haskell   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Lonsdale   [Map]     Shannon Hills   [Map]    
Magnet Cove   [Map]     Traskwood   [Map]    
Malvern   [Map]     Tull   [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 Graham Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Saline County.

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

Bauxite   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Benton   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Bryant   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Malvern   [Map]
 - Located in Hot Spring County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Graham Cemetery
 
Sheridan   [Map]
 - Located in Grant County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Graham 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 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 - 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 Graham Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Saline County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun 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

 
Conway County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Faulkner County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Garland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grant County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hot Spring County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lonoke County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ouachita County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Perry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pope County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pulaski County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Yell County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #49680   (Name of Record: Graham Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Saline
Lat: 34.5153702     Lon: -92.6698864   [Map]
Elev: 132         Map Name: Haskell

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Arkansas

About Saline County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Saline County: www.salinecounty.org/

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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Graham Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5154, Longitude: -92.6699     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Graham 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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