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(Howard County, Arkansas)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Oak Hill 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.

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The Location of the Oak Hill Cemetery...

The Oak Hill Cemetery is located in Howard County. The county seat for Howard County is located in Nashville.

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

Lat:   34.1912°   (34° 11' 28")

Lon:   -94.0802°   (-94° 4' 48")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Oak Hill 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 Oak Hill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Howard County.

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

De Queen   [Map]
 - Located in Sevier County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Dierks   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Lockesburg   [Map]
 - Located in Sevier County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Nashville   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Umpire   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Oak Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Brushy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Brushy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Cedar Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Clanson Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Cossatot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sevier County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53545<4>
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Galena Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Greens Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sevier County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Henry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Hester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Holly Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Huffman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Mineola Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Old New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sevier County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sevier County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Potts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Section Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery
 
Wynn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Hill Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Big Fork   [Map]Grannis   [Map]Newhope   [Map]
Center Point   [Map]Hatton   [Map]Process City   [Map]
Daisy   [Map]Highland   [Map]Star of the West   [Map]
De Queen   [Map]Langley   [Map]Umpire   [Map]
Dierks   [Map]Lockesburg   [Map]Unco   [Map]
Gillham   [Map]Nashville   [Map]Vandervoort   [Map]
Grandfield   [Map]Nathan   [Map]Wickes   [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 visit 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 Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Howard County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Garland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hempstead County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hot Spring County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Little River County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Miller County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nevada County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sevier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Le Flore County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McCurtain County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bowie County (TX):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #62637   (Name of Record: Oak Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Howard
Lat: 34.1912221     Lon: -94.0801968   [Map]
Elev: 195         Map Name: Dierks Dam

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Arkansas

About Howard County

About Arkansas

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: 34.1912, Longitude: -94.0802     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Oak Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Oak Hill 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 from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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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