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(Jefferson County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Nickelson Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Nickelson 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 Nickelson Cemetery...

The Nickelson Cemetery is located in Jefferson County. The county seat for Jefferson County is located in Pine Bluff.

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

Lat:   34.1490°   (34° 8' 56")

Lon:   -91.7501°   (-91° 45' 0")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Nickelson 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 Nickelson Cemetery.

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


 

  Nickelson Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Almyra   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Arkansas County
 
De Witt   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Arkansas County
 
Dumas   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Desha County
 
Gillett   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Arkansas County
 
Gould   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Grady   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Pine Bluff   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Star City   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Stuttgart   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Arkansas County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Blackman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Brent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Cherry Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Cottondale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Garrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Gocio Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Grady Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Hawley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Hunters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Jefferson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Lowe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Marzel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #54938<4>
 
McBride Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Mulberry Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
New Gascony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Randolph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
Round Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County
 
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
St. Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
St. Ruth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Walstein Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Watt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Whites Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 
Wynn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nickelson Cemetery
 - Located in Lincoln County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 14 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Nickelson Cemetery.

Altheimer   [Map]Humphrey   [Map]Sherrill   [Map]
Bayou Meto   [Map]Meroney   [Map]Star City   [Map]
Crigler   [Map]Moscow   [Map]Tamo   [Map]
Gould   [Map]Pine Bluff   [Map]Wabbaseka   [Map]
Grady   [Map]Reydell   [Map]Yorktown   [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 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 Nickelson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Jefferson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Arkansas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Bradley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chicot County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Cleveland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Desha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Drew County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lonoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Phillips County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prairie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bolivar County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #77852   (Name of Record: Nickelson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jefferson
Lat: 34.1489876     Lon: -91.7501301   [Map]
Elev: 57         Map Name: Moscow

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountyark.com/

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: 34.1490, Longitude: -91.7501     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Nickelson Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Nickelson 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 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<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.

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