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(Yell County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Payne Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Payne 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 six sections:

The Location of the Payne Cemetery...

The Payne Cemetery is located in Yell County.

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

Lat:   35.1459°   (35° 8' 45")

Lon:   -93.4924°   (-93° 29' 32")

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

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

Blue Mountain   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Danville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Dardanelle   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Magazine   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Ola   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Paris   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Scranton   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Payne Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Payne Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abbott Grave   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Davis Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Guinn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Harkey's Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Payne Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #54204<4>
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Lower Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Lynch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
McBride Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Piney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Piney Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Riley Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Shoot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Sides Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Sides Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Smith Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Stafford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Underwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Upper Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Utley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Valentine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Payne Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Payne Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Payne Cemetery.

Belleville   [Map]Danville   [Map]Ola   [Map]
Blue Mountain   [Map]Dardanelle   [Map]Paris   [Map]
Bluffton   [Map]Delaware   [Map]Plainview   [Map]
Briggsville   [Map]Havana   [Map]Rover   [Map]
Carbon City   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Sand Ridge   [Map]
Centerville   [Map]London   [Map]Scranton   [Map]
Chickalah   [Map]Magazine   [Map]Subiaco   [Map]
Corinth   [Map]Morrison Bluff   [Map]Waltreak   [Map]
Cotton Town   [Map]New Blaine   [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 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 Payne Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Yell 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    
Hot Spring County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan 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    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pope County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #73022   (Name of Record: Payne Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Yell
Lat: 35.1459225     Lon: -93.49241   [Map]
Elev: 165         Map Name: Chickalah Mountain West

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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: 35.1459, Longitude: -93.4924     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Payne Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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