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The location of Old King Cemetery









A visit to the Old King Cemetery ...

The location of the Old King 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 Old King Cemetery ...

The Old King 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 Old King Cemetery

Lat:   35.5304°   (35° 31' 49")

Lon:   -93.4580°   (-93° 27' 28")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Old King Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Old King Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Johnson County.

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Blakeley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Canter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Edwards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Hagarville East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Hagarville West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Hagerville East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Hagerville West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Hickey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Holly Redeemer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Lone Pine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Minnow Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Mt. Airy Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Naylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Oakland Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Ogilbie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Pryor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Pryor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Sherman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Sherman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Spadra Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Stillwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Walton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Woodland Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Zachary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Old King Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Old King Cemetery.

Alix   [Map]     Morrison Bluff   [Map]    
Batson   [Map]     New Blaine   [Map]    
Clarksville   [Map]     Oark   [Map]    
Coal Hill   [Map]     Ozone   [Map]    
Cotton Town   [Map]     Sand Ridge   [Map]    
Hagarville   [Map]     Scranton   [Map]    
Hartman   [Map]     Strawberry   [Map]    
Knoxville   [Map]     Union City   [Map]    
Lamar   [Map]     Wiederkehr Village   [Map]    
Lone Pine   [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 Old King 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 Old King Cemetery.

Altus   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Clarksville   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Coal Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Dover   [Map]
 - Located in Pope County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Lamar   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Ozark   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Ozone   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Old King Cemetery
 
Scranton   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old King 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 - 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 Old King 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:

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    
Jefferson 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    
Perry 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #59154   (Name of Record: Old King Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Johnson
Lat: 35.5303605     Lon: -93.4579615   [Map]
Elev: 155         Map Name: Ludwig

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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 'straight-line' 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 Old King Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5304, Longitude: -93.4580     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Old King Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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