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(Madison County, Arkansas)


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The location of Henderson Creek Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the Henderson Creek 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 Henderson Creek Cemetery...

The Henderson Creek Cemetery is located in Madison County. The county seat for Madison County is located in Huntsville.

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

Lat:   35.9879°   (35° 59' 16")

Lon:   -93.6705°   (-93° 40' 13")

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

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

Elkins   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Huntsville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Pettigrew   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Saint Paul   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Henderson Creek Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Madison County.

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Aurora Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Captain Smiths Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Carlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Dripping Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Eagle Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Grose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Groseclos Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Horn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Jackson Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Kingston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Ledbetter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Loy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
McBroom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Reeves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Upper Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Venus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Henderson Creek Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Henderson Creek Cemetery.

Boston   [Map]Hindsville   [Map]Ponca   [Map]
Combs   [Map]Huntsville   [Map]Rudd   [Map]
Dryfork   [Map]Kingston   [Map]Saint Paul   [Map]
Elkins   [Map]Marble   [Map]Wesley   [Map]
Georgetown   [Map]Mayfield   [Map]Whitener   [Map]
Goshen   [Map]Metalton   [Map]Witter   [Map]
Hazel Valley   [Map]Pettigrew   [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 - 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 Henderson Creek Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crawford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Newton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pope County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Searcy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sebastian County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barry County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
McDonald County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Stone County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Taney County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Adair County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #50010   (Name of Record: Henderson Creek Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 35.9878551     Lon: -93.6704678   [Map]
Elev: 444         Map Name: Witter

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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: 35.9879, Longitude: -93.6705     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Henderson Creek Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Henderson Creek 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 that starts in . 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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