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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 Lonoke County. The county seat for Lonoke County is located in Lonoke.

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

Lat:   34.9315°   (34° 55' 53")

Lon:   -91.9126°   (-91° 54' 45")

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 29 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 Lonoke County.

Allison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Apple Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Bass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Brownsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Bryles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prairie County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Burris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Butlerville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Camp Nelson Confederate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Evans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prairie County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Hester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Monk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Old Austin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Red Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Rock Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Russ Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prairie County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Sylvania Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Walls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Wattensaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) 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 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Oak Grove Cemetery.

Austin   [Map]     Lonoke   [Map]    
Beebe   [Map]     McAlmont   [Map]    
Booker   [Map]     McRae   [Map]    
Cabot   [Map]     North Little Rock   [Map]    
Carlisle   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
El Paso   [Map]     Parkers Corner   [Map]    
Garner   [Map]     Rose City   [Map]    
Gibson   [Map]     Scott   [Map]    
Gravel Ridge   [Map]     Screeton   [Map]    
Griffithville   [Map]     Sherwood   [Map]    
Hickory Plains   [Map]     Vilonia   [Map]    
Higginson   [Map]     Ward   [Map]    
Jacksonville   [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 Lonoke County.

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

Beebe   [Map]
 - Located in White County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Cabot   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Carlisle   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Jacksonville   [Map]
 - Located in Pulaski County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Lonoke   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
McRae   [Map]
 - Located in White County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
North Little Rock   [Map]
 - Located in Pulaski County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Sherwood   [Map]
 - Located in Pulaski County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) 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 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 - 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 Oak Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lonoke County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Arkansas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Faulkner County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Independence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prairie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Francis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
White County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Woodruff County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Arkansas,
Cemeteries of Lonoke County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Arkansas
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Arkansas
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Arkansas,
Cemeteries of Lonoke 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 #61315   (Name of Record: Oak Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lonoke
Lat: 34.9314774     Lon: -91.9126411   [Map]
Elev: 92         Map Name: Oak Grove

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 34.9315, Longitude: -91.9126     [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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