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The location of Newton - Dunaway Cemetery









A visit to the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery ...

The location of the Newton - Dunaway 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 Newton - Dunaway Cemetery ...

The Newton - Dunaway Cemetery is located in Union County. The county seat for Union County is located in El Dorado.

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

Lat:   33.2679°   (33° 16' 4")

Lon:   -92.5863°   (-92° 35' 10")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 43 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Union County.

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Arlington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Bethel Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Bethel Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Beulah Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Beulah Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Bird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Brock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Cathey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Champagnole - Castleberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Cossart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Craig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Daniels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Free Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Galilee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Ingram - Reeves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Langford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
McGee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Meek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Newton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Norphlet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Old Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Primm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Rehobeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Rest Haven Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Rhodes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Suggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Sycamore Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56470<3>
 
Wesley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Zion Watch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery.

Calion   [Map]     Louann   [Map]    
Crain City   [Map]     Norphlet   [Map]    
Dumas City   [Map]     Perdue City   [Map]    
El Dorado   [Map]     Sandy Land   [Map]    
Joyce City   [Map]     Scotland   [Map]    
Junction City   [Map]     Smackover   [Map]    
Lawson   [Map]     Strong   [Map]    
Lisbon   [Map]     Urbana   [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 Newton - Dunaway Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Union County.

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

El Dorado   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Junction City   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery
 
Norphlet   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery

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 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 - 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 - Dunaway Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Union County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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    
Cleveland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Columbia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Drew County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lafayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nevada County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ouachita County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Claiborne Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morehouse Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ouachita Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Union Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Webster Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #60950   (Name of Record: Newton-Dunaway Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Union
Lat: 33.2679047     Lon: -92.5862639   [Map]
Elev: 69         Map Name: Calion

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Arkansas

About Union County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Union County: www.co.union.ar.us/

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Newton - Dunaway Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2679, Longitude: -92.5863     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Newton - Dunaway 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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