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The location of Kissee Cemetery









A visit to the Kissee Cemetery ...

The location of the Kissee 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 Kissee Cemetery ...

The Kissee 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 Kissee Cemetery

Lat:   36.0867°   (36° 5' 12")

Lon:   -91.0026°   (-91° 0' 9")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Kissee Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Arbor Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Clover Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Colberk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Crossroad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Duty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kissee Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53753<3>
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Frye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Huffstedler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Lauderdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Lawrence Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Lester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Manning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Manning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Oak Forest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Pierce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Portia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Powhatan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Reeves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Snow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Throop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Walnut Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Watkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Whitlow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Whittaker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Kissee Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Kissee Cemetery.

Alicia   [Map]     Minturn   [Map]    
Black Rock   [Map]     O'Kean   [Map]    
Bono   [Map]     Pocahontas   [Map]    
College City   [Map]     Portia   [Map]    
Delaplaine   [Map]     Powhatan   [Map]    
Egypt   [Map]     Ravenden   [Map]    
Hoxie   [Map]     Sedgwick   [Map]    
Imboden   [Map]     Smithville   [Map]    
Light   [Map]     Walcott   [Map]    
Lynn   [Map]     Walnut Ridge   [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 Kissee 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 Kissee Cemetery.

Imboden   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Pocahontas   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Portia   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Powhatan   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Ravenden Springs   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Ravenden   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Swifton   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kissee Cemetery
 
Walnut Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kissee Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - 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 Kissee 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:

Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Craighead County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cross 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

 
Mississippi 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

 
Woodruff County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dunklin 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

 
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 Kissee 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 Kissee Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #50886   (Name of Record: Kissee Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lawrence
Lat: 36.0867368     Lon: -91.0026216   [Map]
Elev: 80         Map Name: Black Rock

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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Kissee Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0867, Longitude: -91.0026     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Kissee 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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