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Oak Grove Cemetery
(Johnson County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Oak Grove Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Oak Grove 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 Oak Grove Cemetery...

The Oak Grove Cemetery is located in Johnson County. The county seat for Johnson County is located in Clarksville.

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

Lat:   35.6148°   (35° 36' 53")

Lon:   -93.6838°   (-93° 41' 1")

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

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


 

  Oak Grove Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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 Johnson County.

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

Altus   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Clarksville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Coal Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Lamar   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Ozark   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Ozone   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Pettigrew   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Saint Paul   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Scranton   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Logan County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Oak Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Dick Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Dowd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Edwards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Hailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Handchew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Harmon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Hogan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Lone Pine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Naylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Ogilbie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Ogilbie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Plymale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Pryor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Sherman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Westview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
White Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Yager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Younger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County

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 Oak Grove Cemetery.

Alix   [Map]Cotton Town   [Map]Ozark   [Map]
Altus   [Map]Denning   [Map]Ozone   [Map]
Batson   [Map]Felkner Town   [Map]Pettigrew   [Map]
Boston   [Map]Hartman   [Map]Saint Paul   [Map]
Clarksville   [Map]Lone Pine   [Map]Union City   [Map]
Coal Hill   [Map]Morrison Bluff   [Map]Webb City   [Map]
Combs   [Map]Oark   [Map]Wiederkehr Village   [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 - 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     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Johnson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crawford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin 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    
Pope County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Searcy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sebastian County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Adair County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Le Flore 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,     of Johnson County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Arkansas
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Arkansas
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Arkansas,     of Johnson 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 #72909   (Name of Record: Oak Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Johnson
Lat: 35.6148044     Lon: -93.6838021   [Map]
Elev: 548         Map Name: Hunt

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 35.6148, Longitude: -93.6838     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Oak Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Oak Grove 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 'point-to-point' distance starting from . 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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