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The location of Old Saline Cemetery









A visit to the Old Saline Cemetery ...

The location of the Old Saline 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 Saline Cemetery ...

The Old Saline Cemetery is located in Drew County. The county seat for Drew County is located in Monticello.

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

Lat:   33.6198°   (33° 37' 11")

Lon:   -91.9085°   (-91° 54' 30")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Old Saline Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andrews Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Bond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Corinth - O'Neil Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bradley County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Green Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bradley County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #55464<3>
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Rough & Ready Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Sixteenth Section Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Torian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Turner Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Union Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Wilmar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2552893

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Old Saline Cemetery.

Banks   [Map]     New Edinburg   [Map]    
Crigler   [Map]     Rye   [Map]    
Farmville   [Map]     Star City   [Map]    
Fountain Hill   [Map]     Sumpter   [Map]    
Hermitage   [Map]     Tillar   [Map]    
Jersey   [Map]     Tinsman   [Map]    
Long View Ferry   [Map]     Tyro   [Map]    
Meroney   [Map]     Warren   [Map]    
Monticello   [Map]     Wilmar   [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 Saline Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Drew County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Old Saline Cemetery.

Dermott   [Map]
 - Located in Chicot County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Hamburg   [Map]
 - Located in Ashley County
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Kingsland   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Monticello   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Rison   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Star City   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North (N) of the Old Saline Cemetery
 
Warren   [Map]
 - Located in Bradley County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Old Saline Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Saline Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Drew County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Arkansas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Ashley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bradley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chicot County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleveland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Desha County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grant County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ouachita County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Union County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morehouse Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Union Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bolivar County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #53024   (Name of Record: Old Saline Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Drew
Lat: 33.6198306     Lon: -91.9084673   [Map]
Elev: 56         Map Name: Wilmar South

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Arkansas

About Drew County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Saline Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6198, Longitude: -91.9085     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Old Saline Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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