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(Boone County, Arkansas)


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The location of Hilltop Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the Hilltop 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 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)<2>

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]<3> 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles 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<4>
 
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
 
Dog Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carroll County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hilltop Cemetery
 
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
 
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<5>
 - 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 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 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hilltop Cemetery.

Alpena   [Map]Hasty   [Map]Parthenon   [Map]
Bellefonte   [Map]Jasper   [Map]Ponca   [Map]
Bergman   [Map]Keener   [Map]Ridgeway   [Map]
Compton   [Map]Kingston   [Map]Rudd   [Map]
Dryfork   [Map]Marble   [Map]Valley Springs   [Map]
Everton   [Map]Metalton   [Map]Vendor   [Map]
Green Forest   [Map]Mount Judea   [Map]Western Grove   [Map]
Harrison   [Map]New Town   [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 helpful 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 Hilltop Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Boone County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baxter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Benton 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    
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    
Pope 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    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barry County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Christian County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Ozark 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      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

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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: 36.1495, Longitude: -93.2549     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hilltop Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hilltop 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 from . 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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<4>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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<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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