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(Greene County, Arkansas)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Pleasant Grove 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 Pleasant Grove Cemetery...

The Pleasant Grove Cemetery is located in Greene County. The county seat for Greene County is located in Paragould.

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

Lat:   36.2545°   (36° 15' 16")

Lon:   -90.3632°   (-90° 21' 47")

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

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

Cardwell   [Map]
 - Located in Dunklin County (MO)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Corning   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Greenway   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Kennett   [Map]
 - Located in Dunklin County (MO)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Marmaduke   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Paragould   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Piggott   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Rector   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Senath   [Map]
 - Located in Dunklin County (MO)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Blooming Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Cudd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Hardin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Hartsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Hartsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Harveys Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Leonard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Myer Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Purcel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Reddick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Talken Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Trovillon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Woodland Heights Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1858245<4>
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Grove 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 Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Arbyrd (MO)   [Map]Kennett (MO)   [Map]Paragould   [Map]
Beech Grove   [Map]Knobel   [Map]Peach Orchard   [Map]
Bell City   [Map]Lafe   [Map]Piggott   [Map]
Cardwell (MO)   [Map]Marmaduke   [Map]Pollard   [Map]
Corning   [Map]McDougal   [Map]Rector   [Map]
Fagus (MO)   [Map]Nimmons   [Map]Saint Francis   [Map]
Greenway   [Map]Oak Grove Heights   [Map]Senath (MO)   [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 professional and volunteer 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 Pleasant Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craighead County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mississippi County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Poinsett County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sharp County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butler County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Carter County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Dunklin County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
New Madrid County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Oregon County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pemiscot County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Ripley County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Stoddard County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Wayne County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Dyer County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lake County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #82707   (Name of Record: Pleasant Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 36.2545076     Lon: -90.3631582   [Map]
Elev: 99         Map Name: Rector

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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: 36.2545, Longitude: -90.3632     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pleasant Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pleasant Grove 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 stretches from . 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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<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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