By browsing RoadsideThoughts, you acknowledge our use of cookies. Please refer to our Privacy page for details.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

New Hope Cemetery
(Craighead County, Arkansas)


Cemetery
Profile
Local
Newspapers
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  AR
Communities

Profile for the New Hope Cemetery ...

Click for Interactive Map

Our GPS coordinates for the New Hope 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.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the New Hope Cemetery...

The New Hope Cemetery is located in Craighead County.

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

Lat:   35.9423°   (35° 56' 32")

Lon:   -90.7323°   (-90° 43' 56")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the New Hope Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the New Hope Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  New Hope Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Jonesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Monette   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Paragould   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Portia   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 
Trumann   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Poinsett County
 
Walnut Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Caldwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Caldwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53294<4>
 
Clarks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2315078
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53586
 
Culberhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Lorado Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Love Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Mt. Sinai Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Nober Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Old Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Pine Log Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Rains Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Ransom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Reliford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Rock Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Straw Floor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Temple of Israel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Woodlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the New Hope 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 New Hope Cemetery.

Alicia   [Map]Delaplaine   [Map]O'Kean   [Map]
Bay   [Map]Egypt   [Map]Oak Grove Heights   [Map]
Beech Grove   [Map]Hoxie   [Map]Paragould   [Map]
Black Oak   [Map]Jonesboro   [Map]Portia   [Map]
Bono   [Map]Lake City   [Map]Sedgwick   [Map]
Brookland   [Map]Lake View   [Map]Trumann   [Map]
Cash   [Map]Light   [Map]Walcott   [Map]
College City   [Map]Minturn   [Map]Walnut Ridge   [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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 New Hope Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Craighead County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crittenden County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cross County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Independence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mississippi County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Poinsett County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sharp County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Woodruff County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butler County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Dunklin County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Oregon County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pemiscot County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Ripley County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Tipton County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #52665   (Name of Record: New Hope Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Craighead
Lat: 35.9422944     Lon: -90.7323355   [Map]
Elev: 113         Map Name: Lorado

Other Roadside Stops ...



Find a Community in Arkansas

About Craighead County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Craighead County: www.craigheadcounty.org/

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



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: 35.9423, Longitude: -90.7323     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the New Hope Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for New Hope Cemetery should not be considered precise.

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in . 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.

- Return to Citation

<4>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.

- Return to Citation



 
 
 

Cemetery
Profile
Local
Newspapers
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  Other   AR
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 06 May 2018
By John Hall