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(Stone County, Arkansas)


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The location of Herd Cemetery

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Profile for the Herd Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Herd 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 Herd Cemetery...

The Herd Cemetery is located in Stone County. The county seat for Stone County is located in Mountain View.

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

Lat:   36.0953°   (36° 5' 43")

Lon:   -92.1632°   (-92° 9' 47")

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

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

Calico Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Melbourne   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Mountain Home   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Mountain View   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Herd Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Acklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Athens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Branscumb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Herd Cemetery
 
Casteel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Coots Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Cresswell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Cuff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Flanery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Herd Cemetery
 
Hall Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Herd Cemetery
 
Jeffery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Katy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Moody Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Old Optimus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Herd Cemetery
 
Old Whitehouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Optimus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Herd Cemetery
 
Palestine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Pearogue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Rorie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Herd Cemetery
 
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Staggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Staggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Table Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Table Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Herd Cemetery
 
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Vest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Herd Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Herd Cemetery.

Alco   [Map]Dolph   [Map]Onia   [Map]
Bexar   [Map]Elizabeth   [Map]Oxford   [Map]
Big Flat   [Map]Fifty-Six   [Map]Pineville   [Map]
Briarcliff   [Map]Guion   [Map]Sage   [Map]
Brockwell   [Map]Melbourne   [Map]Salesville   [Map]
Buffalo City   [Map]Mountain View   [Map]Timbo   [Map]
Calico Rock   [Map]Norfork Village   [Map]Violet Hill   [Map]
Cozahome   [Map]Norfork   [Map]Wideman   [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 turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 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 Herd Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Stone County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baxter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Independence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Izard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence 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    
Sharp County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
White County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Douglas County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Howell County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Oregon County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Ozark County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Taney County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #71973   (Name of Record: Herd Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Stone
Lat: 36.0953483     Lon: -92.1632095   [Map]
Elev: 168         Map Name: Calico Rock

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/



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: 36.0953, Longitude: -92.1632     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Herd Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Herd 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 starting from . 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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