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(Bradley County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Palestine Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Palestine 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.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Palestine Cemetery...

The Palestine Cemetery is located in Bradley County. The county seat for Bradley County is located in Warren.

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

Lat:   33.3482°   (33° 20' 53")

Lon:   -92.0190°   (-92° 1' 8")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Palestine Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Palestine Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Palestine Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Palestine Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Bradley County.

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

Crossett   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Ashley County
 
Felsenthal   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Union County
 
Hamburg   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Ashley County
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 
Huttig   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Union County
 
Monticello   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Drew County
 
Warren   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Palestine Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Palestine Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Drew County
 
Calvary Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Palestine Cemetery
 
Carlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Ashley County
 
Courtney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Ashley County
 
Crossroad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Ashley County
 
Dalley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Ashley County
 
Duckworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Ashley County
 
Egypy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Ashley County
 
Hales Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Drew County
 
Hampton Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Palestine Cemetery
 
Johnsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Palestine Cemetery
 
Kirkpatrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Ashley County
 
McKenney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Palestine Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Palestine Cemetery
 
Mt. Peter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Drew County
 
Ozment Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Drew County
 
Pattsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Palestine Cemetery
 
Prairie Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Drew County
 
Pugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Ashley County
 
Smearny Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Palestine Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Palestine Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Ashley County
 
York Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Palestine Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Palestine Cemetery
 - Located in Ashley County

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 Palestine Cemetery.

Banks   [Map]Hamburg   [Map]Meridian   [Map]
Bolding   [Map]Harrell   [Map]Monticello   [Map]
Crossett   [Map]Hermitage   [Map]North Crossett   [Map]
Farmville   [Map]Huttig   [Map]Sumpter   [Map]
Felsenthal   [Map]Jersey   [Map]Warren   [Map]
Fountain Hill   [Map]Long View Ferry   [Map]West Crossett   [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 - 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 Palestine Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Bradley County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Ashley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chicot County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Cleveland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Desha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Drew County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ouachita County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Claiborne Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morehouse Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ouachita Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Union Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #60477   (Name of Record: Palestine Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bradley
Lat: 33.3481714     Lon: -92.0190238   [Map]
Elev: 59         Map Name: Vick

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Bradley County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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



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: 33.3482, Longitude: -92.0190     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Palestine Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Palestine 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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