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The location of Oak Grove Cemetery









A visit to the Oak Grove Cemetery ...

The location of the Oak Grove 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 Oak Grove Cemetery ...

The Oak Grove Cemetery is located in Calhoun County. The county seat for Calhoun County is located in Hampton.

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

Lat:   33.7168°   (33° 43' 0")

Lon:   -92.3913°   (-92° 23' 28")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Oak Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Bluff Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2575707<3>
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Calaway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Clemons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53470
 
Crain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Double Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53710
 
Earnest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Greenville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #54117
 
Harlow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #54205
 
Marks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #55263
 
Newton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Smith Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1969255
 
Stoney Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1593550
 
Stroud Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56433
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bradley County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Oak Grove Cemetery.

Banks   [Map]     Jersey   [Map]    
Bearden   [Map]     Kingsland   [Map]    
Bunn   [Map]     New Edinburg   [Map]    
East Camden   [Map]     Rison   [Map]    
Farmville   [Map]     Rye   [Map]    
Fordyce   [Map]     Saline   [Map]    
Hampton   [Map]     Staves   [Map]    
Harrell   [Map]     Thornton   [Map]    
Hermitage   [Map]     Tinsman   [Map]    
Holly Springs   [Map]     Warren   [Map]    
Ivan   [Map]     White Oak Bluff   [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 Oak Grove Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Calhoun County.

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

Bearden   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Fordyce   [Map]
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Kingsland   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Rison   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Warren   [Map]
 - Located in Bradley County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Oak Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Calhoun County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Ashley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bradley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clark County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleveland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Columbia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Drew County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grant County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hot Spring County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nevada County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ouachita County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Union County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Union Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #52881   (Name of Record: Oak Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Calhoun
Lat: 33.7167741     Lon: -92.3912624   [Map]
Elev: 83         Map Name: Chambersville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Calhoun County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Oak Grove Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7168, Longitude: -92.3913     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Oak Grove 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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