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(Randolph County, Arkansas)


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The location of Pratt Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Pratt Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Pratt 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 six sections:

The Location of the Pratt Cemetery...

The Pratt Cemetery is located in Randolph County. The county seat for Randolph County is located in Pocahontas.

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

Lat:   36.4545°   (36° 27' 16")

Lon:   -91.0012°   (-91° 0' 4")

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

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

Doniphan   [Map]
 - Located in Ripley County (MO)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Imboden   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Maynard   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Pocahontas   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Ravenden Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Ravenden   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pratt Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 46 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pratt Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ainley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Brockett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Bryan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Burr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Clearview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Dalton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Dalton Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Ripley County (MO)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Dalton Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Ripley County (MO)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Dizmang Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Ripley County (MO)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Glaze Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Gravesville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Gross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Ingram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Looney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Maynard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
McIlroy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Murrell Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Ripley County (MO)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Old Ponder Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Ripley County (MO)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Overby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Palestine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Ripley County (MO)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Plunk Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Ripley County (MO)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Ponder Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Ripley County (MO)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Roach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Siloam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Sparkman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Spikes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery (MO)   [Map]
 - Located in Ripley County (MO)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Upshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Warm Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pratt Cemetery
 
Whittenberg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pratt Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pratt Cemetery.

Bardley (MO)   [Map]Datto   [Map]Pocahontas   [Map]
Bennett (MO)   [Map]Doniphan (MO)   [Map]Ravenden Springs   [Map]
Biggers   [Map]Gatewood (MO)   [Map]Ravenden   [Map]
Briar (MO)   [Map]Imboden   [Map]Reyno   [Map]
Calm (MO)   [Map]Maynard   [Map]Success   [Map]
Current View   [Map]Myrtle (MO)   [Map]Warm Springs   [Map]
Dalton   [Map]Oxly (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 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 Pratt Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Randolph 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    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene 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    
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      
Howell County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Oregon County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Reynolds County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Ripley County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Shannon County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Wayne County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #78095   (Name of Record: Pratt Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Randolph
Lat: 36.4545075     Lon: -91.001236   [Map]
Elev: 130         Map Name: Warm Springs

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 36.4545, Longitude: -91.0012     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pratt Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pratt 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 starting 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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