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(Logan County, Arkansas)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Oliver 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 Oliver Cemetery...

The Oliver Cemetery is located in Logan County.

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

Lat:   35.0645°   (35° 3' 52")

Lon:   -93.9594°   (-93° 57' 33")

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

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

Blue Mountain   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Branch   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Charleston   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Greenwood   [Map]
 - Located in Sebastian County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Huntington   [Map]
 - Located in Sebastian County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Lavaca   [Map]
 - Located in Sebastian County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Magazine   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Mansfield   [Map]
 - Located in Sebastian County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Midland   [Map]
 - Located in Sebastian County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Paris   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Waldron   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oliver Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Oliver Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioca Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Bloodsworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Bud Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Ethan Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
French Prairie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Golden City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Hamby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Helton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Little Cauthron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Lyles Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Mannuis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sebastian County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Mixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Wiley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oliver 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 Oliver Cemetery.

Blue Mountain   [Map]Golden City   [Map]Mansfield   [Map]
Boles   [Map]Gravelly   [Map]Midland   [Map]
Booneville   [Map]Greenwood   [Map]Paris   [Map]
Branch   [Map]Harvey   [Map]Parks   [Map]
Carbon City   [Map]Huntington   [Map]Ratcliff   [Map]
Caulksville   [Map]Lavaca   [Map]Ursula   [Map]
Charleston   [Map]Little Texas   [Map]Waldron   [Map]
Frog Town   [Map]Magazine   [Map]Waltreak   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Oliver Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Logan County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Crawford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Garland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Howard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison 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    
Polk 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 Logan County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Arkansas
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Arkansas
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Arkansas

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 Oliver 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 Oliver Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #64262   (Name of Record: Oliver Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Logan
Lat: 35.0645391     Lon: -93.9593704   [Map]
Elev: 165         Map Name: Golden City

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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: 35.0645, Longitude: -93.9594     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Oliver Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Oliver 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 beginning 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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