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Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
(Cleburne County, Arkansas)


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The location of Pleasant Ridge Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery ...

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

The Pleasant Ridge Cemetery is located in Cleburne County. The county seat for Cleburne County is located in Heber Springs.

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

Lat:   35.5534°   (35° 33' 12")

Lon:   -92.1032°   (-92° 6' 11")

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

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

Clinton   [Map]
 - Located in Van Buren County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Heber Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Pangburn   [Map]
 - Located in White County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Quitman   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Shirley   [Map]
 - Located in Van Buren County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Aldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Bradford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Van Buren County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Van Buren County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Cove - Kendall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Van Buren County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Eglantine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Van Buren County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Everett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Golf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Knapp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Stone County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Magness Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Palestine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Smart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
 
Verser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.

Bee Branch   [Map]Green Tree   [Map]Quitman   [Map]
Concord   [Map]Greers Ferry   [Map]Rainbow Island   [Map]
Drasco   [Map]Heber Springs   [Map]Rose Bud   [Map]
Edgemont   [Map]Higden   [Map]Shirley   [Map]
Eglantine   [Map]Ida   [Map]Tumbling Shoals   [Map]
Fairfield Bay   [Map]Pangburn   [Map]Wilburn   [Map]
Gravesville   [Map]Prim   [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 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 Ridge Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Cleburne County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baxter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Faulkner County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Independence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Izard 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    
Lonoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion 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    
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Searcy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sharp County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stone 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    
Woodruff County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #53590   (Name of Record: Pleasant Ridge Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cleburne
Lat: 35.5534111     Lon: -92.1032063   [Map]
Elev: 179         Map Name: Brownsville

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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: 35.5534, Longitude: -92.1032     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pleasant 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' distance 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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