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(Columbia County, Arkansas)


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The location of Patterson Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the Patterson 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 Patterson Cemetery...

The Patterson Cemetery is located in Columbia County. The county seat for Columbia County is located in Magnolia.

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

Lat:   33.2579°   (33° 15' 28")

Lon:   -93.4649°   (-93° 27' 53")

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

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

Bradley   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Emerson   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Lewisville   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Magnolia   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Stamps   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Waldo   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Patterson Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Barlow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Buckner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Demoss Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Frazier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Lakeside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Mars Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
McClendon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Primitive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Rudd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Sharman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Patterson Cemetery
 
Strong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Patterson Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Patterson Cemetery.

Bradley   [Map]Kress City   [Map]Patmos   [Map]
Buckner   [Map]Lewisville   [Map]Philadelphia   [Map]
College Hill   [Map]Macedonia   [Map]Springhill (LA)   [Map]
Cullen (LA)   [Map]Magnolia   [Map]Stamps   [Map]
Emerson   [Map]McKamie   [Map]Taylor   [Map]
Garland   [Map]McNeil   [Map]Waldo   [Map]
Gin City   [Map]Old Town   [Map]Walnut Hill   [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 helpful 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 Patterson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Columbia County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hempstead County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Howard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lafayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Little River County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Miller 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    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Union County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bossier Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Caddo Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Claiborne Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Webster Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bowie County (TX):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cass County (TX):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (TX):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #53221   (Name of Record: Patterson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Columbia
Lat: 33.2579058     Lon: -93.4648965   [Map]
Elev: 98         Map Name: Buckner

Other Roadside Stops ...



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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: 33.2579, Longitude: -93.4649     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Patterson Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Patterson 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 starting 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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