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Parkers Chapel Cemetery
(Union County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Parkers Chapel Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Parkers Chapel 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 Parkers Chapel Cemetery...

The Parkers Chapel Cemetery is located in Union County. The county seat for Union County is located in El Dorado.

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

Lat:   33.1724°   (33° 10' 20")

Lon:   -92.7218°   (-92° 43' 18")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Parkers Chapel 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 Parkers Chapel Cemetery.

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


 

  Parkers Chapel Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Bernice   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Union Parish (LA)
 
El Dorado   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Junction City   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Norphlet   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Stephens   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Ouachita County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 35 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Union County.

Arlington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Bethel Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Beulah Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Beulah Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Brock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Carroll Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Cobb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Cummings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Curtis Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Galilee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Goodwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Hammond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Ingram - Reeves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
McGee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Mt. Willie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2164278<4>
 
Newton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Old Parkers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Parnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Pate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Rest Haven Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
St. Marks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Smyrna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Stamps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Wesson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Parkers Chapel Cemetery
 
Zion Watch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Parkers Chapel 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 Parkers Chapel Cemetery.

Calion   [Map]Junction City   [Map]Pace City   [Map]
Crain City   [Map]Lawson   [Map]Perdue City   [Map]
Dodge City   [Map]Lillie (LA)   [Map]Sandy Land   [Map]
Dumas City   [Map]Lisbon   [Map]Scotland   [Map]
El Dorado   [Map]Louann   [Map]Smackover   [Map]
Joyce City   [Map]Mount Holly   [Map]Spearsville (LA)   [Map]
Junction City (LA)   [Map]Norphlet   [Map]Summerfield (LA)   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Parkers Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Union County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Ashley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bradley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleveland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Columbia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Drew County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hempstead County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lafayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nevada County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ouachita County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bienville Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bossier Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Claiborne Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln 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    
Webster Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #59790   (Name of Record: Parkers Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Union
Lat: 33.1723543     Lon: -92.7218254   [Map]
Elev: 77         Map Name: El Dorado West

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Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Union County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Union County: www.co.union.ar.us/

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: 33.1724, Longitude: -92.7218     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Parkers Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Parkers Chapel 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 'point-to-point' distance beginning 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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