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(Howard County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Harmony Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Harmony 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.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Harmony Cemetery...

The Harmony Cemetery is located in Howard County. The county seat for Howard County is located in Nashville.

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

Lat:   34.2029°   (34° 12' 10")

Lon:   -93.9521°   (-93° 57' 7")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Harmony Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Harmony Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Harmony Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Harmony Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Howard County.

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

Dierks   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Lockesburg   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Sevier County
 
Murfreesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Nashville   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Pike City   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Umpire   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harmony Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Harmony Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Athens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Blackwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Brushy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Brushy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Cedar Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Clanson Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Dawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Henry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Hester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Holly Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Huffman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Kesterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Mineola Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
New Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Polk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Polk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Potts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Saline Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Section Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
White Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Harmony Cemetery
 
White Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Harmony Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 - Location is estimated<4>

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Harmony Cemetery.

Big Fork   [Map]Highland   [Map]Murfreesboro   [Map]
Center Point   [Map]Kimberley   [Map]Nashville   [Map]
Cox Spring   [Map]Kirby   [Map]Nathan   [Map]
Daisy   [Map]Langley   [Map]Newhope   [Map]
Dierks   [Map]Lockesburg   [Map]Salem   [Map]
Gillham   [Map]Lodi   [Map]Star of the West   [Map]
Grandfield   [Map]Mount Moriah   [Map]Umpire   [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 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 - 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 Harmony Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Howard County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Garland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hempstead County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hot Spring County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Little River County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Miller County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nevada County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sevier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Le Flore County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McCurtain County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bowie County (TX):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #49865   (Name of Record: Harmony Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Howard
Lat: 34.2028871     Lon: -93.9521365   [Map]
Elev: 238         Map Name: Newhope

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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: 34.2029, Longitude: -93.9521     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Harmony Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Harmony 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 'straight-line' distance that begins in . 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.

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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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