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The location of Gravelly Cemetery









A visit to the Gravelly Cemetery ...

The location of the Gravelly 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 Gravelly Cemetery ...

The Gravelly Cemetery is located in Little River County. The county seat for Little River County is located in Ashdown.

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

Lat:   33.7373°   (33° 44' 14")

Lon:   -94.3694°   (-94° 22' 9")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Gravelly Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alleene Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Arden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Blackland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Bradshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Camp Grounds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Dollarhide Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Eastport Cemetery (OK)   [Map]
 - Located in McCurtain County (OK)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
French Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
French Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Hemphill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Hopson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
New Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Sand Hill Cemetery (OK)   [Map]
 - Located in McCurtain County (OK)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Gravelly Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Gravelly Cemetery.

Alleene   [Map]     Nash (TX)   [Map]    
Ashdown   [Map]     New Boston (TX)   [Map]    
Ben Lomond   [Map]     Ogden   [Map]    
De Kalb (TX)   [Map]     Paraloma   [Map]    
De Queen   [Map]     Process City   [Map]    
Eagletown (OK)   [Map]     Red Lick (TX)   [Map]    
Foreman   [Map]     Redbank (TX)   [Map]    
Haworth (OK)   [Map]     Victory City (TX)   [Map]    
Hooks (TX)   [Map]     Wilton   [Map]    
Horatio   [Map]     Winthrop   [Map]    
Leary (TX)   [Map]     Yarborough Landing   [Map]    
Lockesburg   [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 Gravelly Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Little River County.

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

Ashdown   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Avery   [Map]
 - Located in Red River County (TX)
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
De Kalb   [Map]
 - Located in Bowie County (TX)
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
De Queen   [Map]
 - Located in Sevier County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North (N) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Foreman   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Hooks   [Map]
 - Located in Bowie County (TX)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Horatio   [Map]
 - Located in Sevier County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Lockesburg   [Map]
 - Located in Sevier County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
New Boston   [Map]
 - Located in Bowie County (TX)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Ogden   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gravelly Cemetery
 
Wilton   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Gravelly 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 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 Gravelly Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Little River County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Hempstead County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Howard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafayette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Miller County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sevier County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
McCurtain County (OK):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bowie County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cass County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morris County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Red River County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Titus County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #60114   (Name of Record: Gravelly Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Little River
Lat: 33.737339     Lon: -94.3693697   [Map]
Elev: 127         Map Name: Arden

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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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Gravelly Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7373, Longitude: -94.3694     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Gravelly Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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