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The location of Hillhouse Cemetery









A visit to the Hillhouse Cemetery ...

The location of the Hillhouse 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 Hillhouse Cemetery ...

The Hillhouse Cemetery is located in Lawrence County. The county seat for Lawrence County is located in Walnut Ridge.

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

Lat:   36.0565°   (36° 3' 23")

Lon:   -91.3099°   (-91° 18' 35")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 33 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Hillhouse Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bratcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Buchannan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Coffman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Dent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53992<3>
 
Holobaugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
James Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #54523
 
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Lancaster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Marvin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Massey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
McAdams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #54967
 
McNutt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Parsley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #55598
 
Parsley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Penn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Roe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Shaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2405104
 
Spotts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Townsend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56828
 
Willmuth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Hillhouse Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hillhouse Cemetery.

Alicia   [Map]     Minturn   [Map]    
Black Rock   [Map]     Portia   [Map]    
Cave City   [Map]     Poughkeepsie   [Map]    
Charlotte   [Map]     Powhatan   [Map]    
Cord   [Map]     Ravenden Springs   [Map]    
Evening Shade   [Map]     Ravenden   [Map]    
Grange   [Map]     Saffell   [Map]    
Highland   [Map]     Smithville   [Map]    
Hoxie   [Map]     Strawberry   [Map]    
Imboden   [Map]     Williford   [Map]    
Lynn   [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 Hillhouse Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lawrence County.

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

Ash Flat   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Hardy   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Imboden   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Portia   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Powhatan   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Ravenden Springs   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Ravenden   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Swifton   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hillhouse Cemetery
 
Walnut Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of the Hillhouse Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These 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 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 Hillhouse Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lawrence County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baxter County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleburne County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Craighead County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fulton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greene County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Independence County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Izard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Poinsett County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Randolph County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sharp County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
White County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Woodruff County:     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

 
Ripley County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #50126   (Name of Record: Hillhouse Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lawrence
Lat: 36.0564599     Lon: -91.3098539   [Map]
Elev: 88         Map Name: Smithville

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lawrence County

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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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Hillhouse Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0565, Longitude: -91.3099     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hillhouse Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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