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(Mississippi County, Arkansas)


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The location of North Sawba Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the North Sawba Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the North Sawba 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 North Sawba Cemetery...

The North Sawba Cemetery is located in Mississippi County.

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

Lat:   35.9595°   (35° 57' 34")

Lon:   -89.9362°   (-89° 56' 10")

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

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

Blytheville   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Cardwell   [Map]
 - Located in Dunklin County (MO)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Kennett   [Map]
 - Located in Dunklin County (MO)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Leachville   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Luxora   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Manila   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Osceola   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Senath   [Map]
 - Located in Dunklin County (MO)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Steele   [Map]
 - Located in Pemiscot County (MO)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the North Sawba Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the North Sawba Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Elmwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Gethsemane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1234690<4>
 
Hatcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Hatchie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Pemiscot County (MO)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Pemiscot County (MO)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Number 9 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Pemiscot County (MO)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Samford Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Pemiscot County (MO)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Sawyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Spur Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the North Sawba Cemetery
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the North Sawba Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the North Sawba Cemetery.

Arbyrd (MO)   [Map]Dell   [Map]Manila   [Map]
Armorel   [Map]Gobler (MO)   [Map]Osceola   [Map]
Blytheville   [Map]Gosnell   [Map]Rives (MO)   [Map]
Braggadocio (MO)   [Map]Holland (MO)   [Map]Senath (MO)   [Map]
Burdette   [Map]Hornersville (MO)   [Map]Stark City   [Map]
Cooter (MO)   [Map]Leachville   [Map]Steele (MO)   [Map]
Deering (MO)   [Map]Luxora   [Map]Victoria   [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 North Sawba Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Mississippi County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craighead County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crittenden County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Poinsett 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      
New Madrid County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pemiscot County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Stoddard County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Crockett County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dyer County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gibson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hancock County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haywood County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lake County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Obion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tipton County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #52838   (Name of Record: North Sawba Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Mississippi
Lat: 35.9595167     Lon: -89.9361983   [Map]
Elev: 79         Map Name: Blytheville

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Arkansas

About Mississippi County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Mississippi County: www.mcagov.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: 35.9595, Longitude: -89.9362     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the North Sawba Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for North Sawba 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' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from . 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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<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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