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(Baxter County, Arkansas)


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The location of Norfork Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the Norfork 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.

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The Location of the Norfork Cemetery...

The Norfork Cemetery is located in Baxter County. The county seat for Baxter County is located in Mountain Home.

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

Lat:   36.2042°   (36° 12' 15")

Lon:   -92.2843°   (-92° 17' 3")

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

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

Calico Rock   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Cotter   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Flippin   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Mountain Home   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Norfork Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Acklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Arkana Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Burnt School House Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Galatia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Hand Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Haskell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Heart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Katy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Lone Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Martin Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Moody Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Staggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Table Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Table Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Stone County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Norfork Cemetery
 
Wayland Arbor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Norfork Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Norfork Cemetery.

Bexar   [Map]Dolph   [Map]Midway   [Map]
Big Flat   [Map]Elizabeth   [Map]Mountain Home   [Map]
Briarcliff   [Map]Fifty-Six   [Map]Norfork Village   [Map]
Buffalo City   [Map]Flippin   [Map]Norfork   [Map]
Calico Rock   [Map]Gamaliel   [Map]Pineville   [Map]
Colfax   [Map]Gassville   [Map]Rush   [Map]
Cotter   [Map]Gepp   [Map]Salesville   [Map]
Cozahome   [Map]Henderson   [Map]Wideman   [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 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 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 Norfork Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Baxter County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Independence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Izard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson 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    
Pope County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Searcy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sharp County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Douglas County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Howell County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Oregon County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Ozark County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Taney County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #69411   (Name of Record: Norfork Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Baxter
Lat: 36.2042356     Lon: -92.284323   [Map]
Elev: 123         Map Name: Norfork

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 36.2042, Longitude: -92.2843     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Norfork Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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