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Liberty Cemetery
(Pike County, Arkansas)


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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 Liberty Cemetery...

The Liberty Cemetery is located in Pike County. The county seat for Pike County is located in Murfreesboro.

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

Lat:   34.2072°   (34° 12' 25")

Lon:   -93.9004°   (-93° 54' 1")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Liberty Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Pike County.

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

Caddo Gap   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Dierks   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Murfreesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Nashville   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Pike City   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Umpire   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Liberty Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Academy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Athens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Blackwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Brushy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Brushy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Clanson Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Dawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Henry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Hester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Holly Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Huffman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Kesterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Langley Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2150515<2>
 
Mt. Joy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
New Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Polk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Polk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Section Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
White Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 
White Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56789

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Liberty Cemetery.

Center Point   [Map]Kirby   [Map]Newhope   [Map]
Cox Spring   [Map]Langley   [Map]Salem   [Map]
Daisy   [Map]Lodi   [Map]Star of the West   [Map]
Dierks   [Map]Mount Moriah   [Map]Tokio   [Map]
Grandfield   [Map]Murfreesboro   [Map]Umpire   [Map]
Highland   [Map]Nashville   [Map]Unco   [Map]
Kimberley   [Map]Nathan   [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 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 Liberty Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pike County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Garland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hempstead County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hot Spring County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Howard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Little River County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Miller County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nevada County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sevier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Le Flore County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McCurtain County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bowie County (TX):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #51088   (Name of Record: Liberty Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pike
Lat: 34.2076085     Lon: -93.900191   [Map]
Elev: 212         Map Name: Newhope

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Liberty Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2072, Longitude: -93.9004     [Map].

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<2>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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<3>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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