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Pleasant Grove Cemetery
(Pulaski 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 Pulaski County. The county seat for Pulaski County is located in Little Rock.

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

Lat:   34.8343°   (34° 50' 3")

Lon:   -92.5385°   (-92° 32' 18")

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 Pulaski County.

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

Benton   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Bigelow   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Bryant   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Conway   [Map]
 - Located in Faulkner County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Little Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Maumelle   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
North Little Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 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 Pulaski County.

Aaron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Browns Valley of Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Chambers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Cold Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Grimmette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Guenther Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Ida Mission Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Ives Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Kennerly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Mason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Natural Steps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #54489<4>
 
Old Soldiers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Rainey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Rocky Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
St. Francis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Spring Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
State Hospital Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Stuman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Swinton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 
Wye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Alexander   [Map]Little Italy   [Map]Preston   [Map]
Avilla   [Map]Lollie   [Map]Roland   [Map]
Bigelow   [Map]Mabelvale   [Map]Salem   [Map]
Bryant   [Map]Marche   [Map]Secluded Hills   [Map]
Cammack Village   [Map]Maumelle   [Map]Shannon Hills   [Map]
Ferndale   [Map]Mayflower   [Map]Toad Suck   [Map]
Fourche   [Map]Natural Steps   [Map]Wakefield Village   [Map]
Houston   [Map]Paron   [Map]Windamere   [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 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 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 Pulaski County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Faulkner County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Garland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hot Spring County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lonoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pope County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prairie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
White County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Arkansas,     of Pulaski County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Arkansas
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Arkansas
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Arkansas,     of Pulaski 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 #53529   (Name of Record: Pleasant Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pulaski
Lat: 34.834257     Lon: -92.5384931   [Map]
Elev: 95         Map Name: Ferndale

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Pulaski County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pulaski County: www.co.pulaski.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: 34.8343, Longitude: -92.5385     [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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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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