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The location of Lorado Cemetery









A visit to the Lorado Cemetery ...

The location of the Lorado 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 Lorado Cemetery ...

The Lorado Cemetery is located in Greene County. The county seat for Greene County is located in Paragould.

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

Lat:   35.9890°   (35° 59' 20")

Lon:   -90.7251°   (-90° 43' 30")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 35 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Lorado Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Caldwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Caldwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53294<3>
 
Clarks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Lorado Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2315078
 
Croft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Lorado Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53586
 
Culberhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Love Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Old Military Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Old Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Pine Knot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Pine Log Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Rains Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Reliford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Rock Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Sweet Moments Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Woods Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Lorado Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56898

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 Lorado Cemetery.

Bay   [Map]     Lake View   [Map]    
Beech Grove   [Map]     Light   [Map]    
Bono   [Map]     Minturn   [Map]    
Brookland   [Map]     O'Kean   [Map]    
Cash   [Map]     Oak Grove Heights   [Map]    
College City   [Map]     Paragould   [Map]    
Delaplaine   [Map]     Philadelphia   [Map]    
Egypt   [Map]     Pine Knot   [Map]    
Hoxie   [Map]     Sedgwick   [Map]    
Jonesboro   [Map]     Walcott   [Map]    
Lafe   [Map]     Walnut Ridge   [Map]    
Lake City   [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 Lorado Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Greene County.

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

Jonesboro   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Paragould   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Portia   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lorado Cemetery
 
Walnut Ridge   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lorado Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Lorado Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Greene 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

 
Crittenden County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cross County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Fulton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Independence County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Mississippi County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Poinsett County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Randolph County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sharp County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dunklin County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Oregon County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Pemiscot County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Ripley County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Tipton County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #64828   (Name of Record: Lorado Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 35.9889599     Lon: -90.7251132   [Map]
Elev: 126         Map Name: Lorado

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Lorado Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9890, Longitude: -90.7251     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lorado 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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