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The location of Hilltop Cemetery









A visit to the Hilltop Cemetery ...

The location of the Hilltop 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 Hilltop Cemetery ...

The Hilltop Cemetery is located in Boone County. The county seat for Boone County is located in Harrison.

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

Lat:   36.1495°   (36° 8' 58")

Lon:   -93.2549°   (-93° 15' 17")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Hilltop Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Alpena Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1721694<3>
 
Bobo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Carrollton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Cherry Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Coker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Denning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Dogbranch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2244692
 
Duncard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Fancher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53860
 
Fancher - Seitz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56299
 
Gaither Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Gibbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #54021
 
Gifford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Hudson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Markley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
McFerrin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
McGehee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
McMillion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #55032
 
Mt. Sherman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Mountain Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Shaddox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Sisco Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56297
 
Sneed Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1970543
 
Tom Thumb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56539
 
Wagley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
York Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Younes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hilltop Cemetery

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 Hilltop Cemetery.

Alpena   [Map]     Marble   [Map]    
Bellefonte   [Map]     Metalton   [Map]    
Bergman   [Map]     Mount Judea   [Map]    
Compton   [Map]     New Town   [Map]    
Dryfork   [Map]     Parthenon   [Map]    
Everton   [Map]     Ponca   [Map]    
Green Forest   [Map]     Ridgeway   [Map]    
Harrison   [Map]     Rudd   [Map]    
Hasty   [Map]     Valley Springs   [Map]    
Jasper   [Map]     Vendor   [Map]    
Keener   [Map]     Western Grove   [Map]    
Kingston   [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 Hilltop Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Boone County.

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

Bellefonte   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Everton   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Green Forest   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Harrison   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
Parthenon   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Hilltop Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 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 Hilltop Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Boone County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baxter County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Benton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Carroll County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crawford County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Johnson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Newton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pope County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Searcy County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Stone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Barry County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Christian County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Ozark County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Stone County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Taney County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #50133   (Name of Record: Hilltop Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Boone
Lat: 36.1495178     Lon: -93.254902   [Map]
Elev: 658         Map Name: Osage NE

Other Roadside Stops ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Hilltop Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1495, Longitude: -93.2549     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hilltop 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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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