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(Johnson County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Newton Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Newton 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 six sections:

The Location of the Newton Cemetery...

The Newton Cemetery is located in Johnson County. The county seat for Johnson County is located in Clarksville.

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

Lat:   35.5159°   (35° 30' 57")

Lon:   -93.3049°   (-93° 18' 17")

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

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

Clarksville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Coal Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Dardanelle   [Map]
 - Located in Yell County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Dover   [Map]
 - Located in Pope County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Lamar   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Ozone   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Russellville   [Map]
 - Located in Pope County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Scranton   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newton Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Newton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Annis Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Brown - Rye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pope County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Cazort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Hagarville East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Hagarville West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Hagerville East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Hagerville West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Hickey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Holman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Maddin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Minnow Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Newton Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Woods Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Newton Cemetery
 
Woods Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Newton Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Newton Cemetery.

Batson   [Map]Hector   [Map]Oark   [Map]
Center Valley   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Ozone   [Map]
Clarksville   [Map]Lamar   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Delaware   [Map]London   [Map]Scottsville   [Map]
Dover   [Map]Lone Pine   [Map]Scranton   [Map]
Hagarville   [Map]Morrison Bluff   [Map]Strawberry   [Map]
Hartman   [Map]New Blaine   [Map]Taral   [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 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 Newton Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Johnson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crawford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Faulkner County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Newton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pope County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Searcy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sebastian County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #67135   (Name of Record: Newton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Johnson
Lat: 35.515915     Lon: -93.3049008   [Map]
Elev: 161         Map Name: Hagarville

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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: 35.5159, Longitude: -93.3049     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Newton Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Newton 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 '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.

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