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(Monroe County, Arkansas)


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The location of Pine Ridge Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Pine Ridge Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Pine 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.

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The Location of the Pine Ridge Cemetery...

The Pine Ridge Cemetery is located in Monroe County. The county seat for Monroe County is located in Clarendon.

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

Lat:   34.6818°   (34° 40' 54")

Lon:   -91.0823°   (-91° 4' 56")

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

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

Brinkley   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Clarendon   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Marianna   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pine Ridge Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bonds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Dyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Franks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Hawkins Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Long Cane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Moro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Mt. Mariah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Phillips County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #55178<4>
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
New Life Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Phillips County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Pine Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Postelle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Phillips County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Schaffhauser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Phillips County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Spring Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery
 
Upper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Ridge Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pine Ridge Cemetery.

Aubrey   [Map]Fredonia   [Map]Moro   [Map]
Barton   [Map]Goodwin   [Map]Pine City   [Map]
Biscoe   [Map]Holly Grove   [Map]Poplar Grove   [Map]
Brinkley   [Map]LaGrange   [Map]Preston Ferry   [Map]
Casscoe   [Map]Lexa   [Map]Roe   [Map]
Clarendon   [Map]Marianna   [Map]Rondo   [Map]
Crockett's Bluff   [Map]Marvell   [Map]Turkey Scratch   [Map]
Fargo   [Map]Monroe   [Map]Turner   [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 like to start 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 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 Pine Ridge Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Monroe County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Arkansas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Crittenden County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cross County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Desha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lonoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Phillips County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prairie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Francis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
White County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Woodruff County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bolivar County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coahoma County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Quitman County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tunica County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #66426   (Name of Record: Pine Ridge Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Monroe
Lat: 34.6817644     Lon: -91.0823424   [Map]
Elev: 61         Map Name: Monroe

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Arkansas

About Monroe 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: 34.6818, Longitude: -91.0823     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pine Ridge Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pine 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 'point-to-point' distance beginning in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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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