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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 Crawford County. The county seat for Crawford County is located in Van Buren.

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

Lat:   35.7501°   (35° 45' 0")

Lon:   -94.3263°   (-94° 19' 34")

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 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Oak Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Chester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Dobbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53698<3>
 
Dunagan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Dunkard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Garrett Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Goddard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Kimbler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Kimes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Morrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Schaberg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Oak Grove Cemetery.

Bell (OK)   [Map]     Prairie Grove   [Map]    
Canehill   [Map]     Rudy   [Map]    
Cedarville   [Map]     Salem (OK)   [Map]    
Cherry Tree (OK)   [Map]     Short (OK)   [Map]    
Chester   [Map]     Skylight   [Map]    
Dutch Mills   [Map]     Stilwell (OK)   [Map]    
Evansville   [Map]     Strickler   [Map]    
Fairfield (OK)   [Map]     Uniontown   [Map]    
Lincoln   [Map]     West Fork   [Map]    
Locke   [Map]     Winfrey   [Map]    
Morrow   [Map]     Winslow   [Map]    
Mountainburg   [Map]     Zion (OK)   [Map]    
Natural Dam   [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 Crawford County.

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

Lincoln   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Prairie Grove   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Stilwell   [Map]
 - Located in Adair County (OK)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
West Fork   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Winslow   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin 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 - 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 Oak Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Crawford County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Newton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sebastian County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Adair County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Delaware County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haskell County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Le Flore County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Muskogee County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sequoyah County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Arkansas,
Cemeteries of Crawford County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Arkansas
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Arkansas
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Arkansas,
Cemeteries of Crawford 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 #72910   (Name of Record: Oak Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Crawford
Lat: 35.7500827     Lon: -94.326322   [Map]
Elev: 511         Map Name: Strickler

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Crawford County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Crawford County: www.crawford-county.org/

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 'point-to-point' 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 Oak Grove Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7501, Longitude: -94.3263     [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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