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(Pope County, Arkansas)


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The location of Hill Cemetery

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Profile for the Hill Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Hill 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 Hill Cemetery...

The Hill Cemetery is located in Pope County. The county seat for Pope County is located in Russellville.

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

Lat:   35.4545°   (35° 27' 16")

Lon:   -92.8966°   (-92° 53' 47")

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

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

Atkins   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Dardanelle   [Map]
 - Located in Yell County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Dover   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Russellville   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hill Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Birch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Cato Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Conway County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Cedar Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Conway County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Forks of Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Hughes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Hughes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Kinslow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Lowder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Van Buren County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Conway County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Phoenix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Robertsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Conway County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Rocky Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Van Buren County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Sulphur Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Tripp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Wiley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hill Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Hill Cemetery.

Alread   [Map]Formosa   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Atkins   [Map]Hattieville   [Map]Scotland   [Map]
Austin   [Map]Hector   [Map]Scottsville   [Map]
Center Ridge   [Map]Jerusalem   [Map]Solgohachia   [Map]
Center Valley   [Map]London   [Map]Taral   [Map]
Cleveland   [Map]Middleton   [Map]Tilly   [Map]
Crabtree   [Map]Oak Grove   [Map]Wilson   [Map]
Dardanelle   [Map]Pottsville   [Map]Witt's Springs   [Map]
Dover   [Map]Rex   [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 like to start with 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 Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pope 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    
Faulkner 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    
Madison 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    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Searcy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stone 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    
Yell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #72020   (Name of Record: Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pope
Lat: 35.4545249     Lon: -92.8965576   [Map]
Elev: 192         Map Name: Hector

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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: 35.4545, Longitude: -92.8966     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hill 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 in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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