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(Franklin County, Arkansas)


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

The Oak Ridge Cemetery is located in Franklin County.

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

Lat:   35.6118°   (35° 36' 42")

Lon:   -93.8930°   (-93° 53' 34")

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

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

Alma   [Map]
 - Located in Crawford County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Altus   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Branch   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Coal Hill   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Mulberry   [Map]
 - Located in Crawford County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Ozark   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Pettigrew   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Saint Paul   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Winslow   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Oak Ridge Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Bourland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Brewer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Childers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Dick Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Hamm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Handchew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Hixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Lessley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Lone Pine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
McIlroy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
McLaughlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
McNelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Plymale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Quesenbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Rankin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Roger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Ryles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Shores Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Threadgill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Turners Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Wagner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Westview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Whitson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Ridge Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Oak Ridge 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 Ridge Cemetery.

Alix   [Map]Dyer   [Map]Ozark   [Map]
Altus   [Map]Felkner Town   [Map]Pettigrew   [Map]
Batson   [Map]Hartman   [Map]Saint Paul   [Map]
Cecil   [Map]Hazel Valley   [Map]Webb City   [Map]
Chester   [Map]Locke   [Map]Wiederkehr Village   [Map]
Coal Hill   [Map]Mountainburg   [Map]Winfrey   [Map]
Combs   [Map]Mulberry   [Map]Winslow   [Map]
Denning   [Map]Oark   [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 - 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 Ridge Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Franklin 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    
Crawford 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    
Pope 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    
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 Franklin County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Arkansas
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Arkansas
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Arkansas,     of Franklin 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 Ridge 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 Ridge Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #72915   (Name of Record: Oak Ridge Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 35.6117497     Lon: -93.8929751   [Map]
Elev: 272         Map Name: Cravens

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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: 35.6118, Longitude: -93.8930     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Oak Ridge Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Oak Ridge 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in . 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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