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The location of Macedonia Cemetery









A visit to the Macedonia Cemetery ...

The location of the Macedonia 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 Macedonia Cemetery ...

The Macedonia Cemetery is located in Independence County. The county seat for Independence County is located in Batesville.

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

Lat:   35.6529°   (35° 39' 10")

Lon:   -91.5487°   (-91° 32' 55")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Macedonia Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Independence County.

Akron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Alderbrook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Austin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Blue Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Dugger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Eaves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Egner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Ellison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Fetser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Feutral Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Havison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Hindman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Huff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Inman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Kyler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Lees Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Mack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Magness Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Oaklawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Palestine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Pleasant Plains Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Putman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Reobeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Riddles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Stark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Sulphur Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) 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 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Macedonia Cemetery.

Batesville   [Map]     Magness   [Map]    
Bradford   [Map]     Moorefield   [Map]    
Campbell Station   [Map]     Newark   [Map]    
Charlotte   [Map]     Oil Trough   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Pfeiffer   [Map]    
Cord   [Map]     Pleasant Plains   [Map]    
Desha   [Map]     Rosie   [Map]    
Diaz   [Map]     Salado   [Map]    
Floral   [Map]     Sulphur Rock   [Map]    
Island Town   [Map]     Sunnydale   [Map]    
Jacksonport   [Map]     Thida   [Map]    
Locust Grove   [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 Macedonia Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Independence County.

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

Batesville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Jacksonport   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Newark   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Macedonia Cemetery
 
Newport   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Macedonia 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 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    

These pages are specific to Independence County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baxter County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleburne 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

 
Faulkner 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

 
Izard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lonoke County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Poinsett County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Prairie County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Randolph County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Francis County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sharp County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
White County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Woodruff County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Arkansas,
Cemeteries of Independence County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Arkansas
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Arkansas
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Arkansas,
Cemeteries of Independence 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 #51552   (Name of Record: Macedonia Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Independence
Lat: 35.6528562     Lon: -91.5487468   [Map]
Elev: 117         Map Name: Salado

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Arkansas

About Independence County

About Arkansas

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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Macedonia Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6529, Longitude: -91.5487     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Macedonia Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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