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The location of Macedonia Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the Macedonia 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 Macedonia Cemetery...

The Macedonia Cemetery is located in Cleveland County. The county seat for Cleveland County is located in Rison.

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

Lat:   34.0548°   (34° 3' 17")

Lon:   -92.1601°   (-92° 9' 36")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Macedonia 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 Macedonia Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Cleveland County.

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

Fordyce   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Dallas County
 
Kingsland   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Pine Bluff   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 
Rison   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Sheridan   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Grant County
 
Star City   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Macedonia Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Black Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Blackwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53097<5>
 
Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53216
 
Clement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Grant County
 
Curl Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Grant County
 
Fitzhugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Greenlee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Harlow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Humble Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 
Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Moores Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
New Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #55696
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Randolph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Raymick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Grant County
 
Roselawn Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56014
 
Shell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Grant County
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Located in Jefferson County
 
Varnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56642
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Macedonia Cemetery.

Bunn   [Map]Kingsland   [Map]Slabtown   [Map]
Carthage   [Map]Moscow   [Map]Star City   [Map]
Center Grove   [Map]New Edinburg   [Map]Staves   [Map]
Crigler   [Map]Pine Bluff   [Map]Sulphur Springs   [Map]
Fordyce   [Map]Rison   [Map]Tamo   [Map]
Grapevine   [Map]Rye   [Map]White Hall   [Map]
Ivan   [Map]Saline   [Map]White Oak Bluff   [Map]
Jefferson   [Map]Sheridan   [Map]Yorktown   [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 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 Macedonia Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Cleveland County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Arkansas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Ashley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bradley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Desha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Drew County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hot Spring County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lonoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ouachita County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prairie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #51543   (Name of Record: Macedonia Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cleveland
Lat: 34.054822     Lon: -92.1601448   [Map]
Elev: 80         Map Name: Kedron

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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: 34.0548, Longitude: -92.1601     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Macedonia Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Macedonia 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 'straight-line' distance starting 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.

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<4>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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<5>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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