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(Benton County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Pea Ridge Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Pea Ridge 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 Pea Ridge Cemetery...

The Pea Ridge Cemetery is located in Benton County. The county seat for Benton County is located in Bentonville.

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

Lat:   36.4537°   (36° 27' 13")

Lon:   -94.1202°   (-94° 7' 12")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Pea Ridge 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 Pea Ridge Cemetery.

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


 

  Pea Ridge Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Bella Vista   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Bentonville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Cave Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Garfield   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Gravette   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Pea Ridge   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Pineville   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in McDonald County (MO)
 
Rogers   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Seligman   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in Barry County (MO)
 
Springdale   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in Washington County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pea Ridge Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in McDonald County (MO)
 
Banks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Bentonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53009<4>
 
Burnett Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in McDonald County (MO)
 
Buttram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Dean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Dug Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Hickman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Jefferson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Kindley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Little Flock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
New Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Oakes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Pratt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
St. Vincents Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Simsberry Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in McDonald County (MO)
 
Snoderley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2359676
 
Tucks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Twelve Corners Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Valley View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Walnut Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery
 
Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pea Ridge Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pea Ridge Cemetery.

Avoca   [Map]Gateway   [Map]Pineville (MO)   [Map]
Bella Vista   [Map]Highfill   [Map]Powell (MO)   [Map]
Bentonville   [Map]Hiwasse   [Map]Prairie Creek   [Map]
Bethel Heights   [Map]Jane (MO)   [Map]Rogers   [Map]
Cave Springs   [Map]Little Flock   [Map]Seligman (MO)   [Map]
Centerton   [Map]Lost Bridge Village   [Map]War Eagle   [Map]
Clantonville   [Map]Lowell   [Map]Washburn (MO)   [Map]
Garfield   [Map]Pea Ridge   [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 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 Pea Ridge Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Benton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll 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    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Newton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barry County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Jasper County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lawrence County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
McDonald County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Newton County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Stone County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Taney County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Adair County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craig County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Delaware County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ottawa County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #75956   (Name of Record: Pea Ridge Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Benton
Lat: 36.4536849     Lon: -94.1202042   [Map]
Elev: 395         Map Name: Pea Ridge

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Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Benton County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Benton County: www.co.benton.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: 36.4537, Longitude: -94.1202     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pea Ridge Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pea Ridge 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 that starts 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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