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(Logan County, Arkansas)


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The location of Oliver Cemetery

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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:   35.3306°   (35° 19' 50")

Lon:   -93.6549°   (-93° 39' 17")

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.

Altus   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Blue Mountain   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Branch   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Clarksville   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Coal Hill   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Lamar   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Magazine   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Ozark   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Paris   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Scranton   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oliver Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 35 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.

Baxley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Coal Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Ellsworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Gray Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Guthrie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Hartman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Hess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Hixson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Horn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Howard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Huddleston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Little Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
McKendree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1463130<4>
 
McVay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Paint Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Prairie View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Oliver Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1185265
 
Raney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
St. Benedict Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
St. Ignatius Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
St. Meinrads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
St.s Peter & Paul Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Srygley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Stony Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Oliver Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Oliver Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Oliver Cemetery.

Alix   [Map]Cotton Town   [Map]Paris   [Map]
Altus   [Map]Denning   [Map]Ratcliff   [Map]
Blue Mountain   [Map]Hartman   [Map]Sand Ridge   [Map]
Carbon City   [Map]Magazine   [Map]Scranton   [Map]
Caulksville   [Map]Morrison Bluff   [Map]Subiaco   [Map]
Clarksville   [Map]New Blaine   [Map]Union City   [Map]
Coal Hill   [Map]Ozark   [Map]Webb City   [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 begin with 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 - although it should be mentioned 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:

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    
Garland 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    
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    
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    
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 #72944   (Name of Record: Oliver Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Logan
Lat: 35.3306425     Lon: -93.6549142   [Map]
Elev: 166         Map Name: Paris

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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: 35.3306, Longitude: -93.6549     [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' distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores things 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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