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The location of Medley Cemetery









A visit to the Medley Cemetery ...

The location of the Medley 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 Medley Cemetery ...

The Medley Cemetery is located in Crittenden County. The county seat for Crittenden County is located in Marion.

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

Lat:   35.2423°   (35° 14' 32")

Lon:   -90.4134°   (-90° 24' 48")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Medley 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 Medley Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Billow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Booker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Buck Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Cloar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Corinthian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Cruse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Gibson Bayou Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Haden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Hood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Medley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #54429<3>
 
Kinsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Francis County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Layton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Mt. Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Mt. Hermon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Medley Cemetery
 
New Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Francis County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cross County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Prosperity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Raspberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Richard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Medley Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Medley Cemetery
 
St. Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Francis County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Trexler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Vincent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Medley Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Medley Cemetery.

Amanca   [Map]     Jennette   [Map]    
Anthonyville   [Map]     Jericho   [Map]    
Birdsong   [Map]     Marion   [Map]    
Black Oak   [Map]     Mound City   [Map]    
Clarkedale   [Map]     Parkin   [Map]    
Crawfordsville   [Map]     Proctor   [Map]    
Earle   [Map]     Sunset   [Map]    
Edmondson   [Map]     Turrell   [Map]    
Gilmore   [Map]     Twist   [Map]    
Heafer   [Map]     Tyronza   [Map]    
Heth   [Map]     West Memphis   [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 Medley Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Crittenden County.

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

Earle   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Hughes   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Francis County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Marked Tree   [Map]
 - Located in Poinsett County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Mound City   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Medley Cemetery
 
Parkin   [Map]
 - Located in Cross County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Medley Cemetery

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 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 Medley Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Crittenden County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Craighead County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cross County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greene County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Mississippi County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Phillips County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Poinsett County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Francis County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Woodruff County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
DeSoto County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Marshall County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Tate County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Tunica County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Fayette County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Lauderdale County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Shelby County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Tipton County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #67796   (Name of Record: Medley Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Crittenden
Lat: 35.2423103     Lon: -90.4134343   [Map]
Elev: 66         Map Name: Jeanette

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Crittenden 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Medley Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2423, Longitude: -90.4134     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Medley 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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