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(Dallas County, Arkansas)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Princeton 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 Princeton Cemetery...

The Princeton Cemetery is located in Dallas County. The county seat for Dallas County is located in Fordyce.

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

Lat:   33.9765°   (33° 58' 35")

Lon:   -92.6171°   (-92° 37' 1")

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

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

Arkadelphia   [Map]
 - Located in Clark County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Bearden   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Fordyce   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Kingsland   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Rison   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East (E) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Sheridan   [Map]
 - Located in Grant County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Princeton Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 13 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Princeton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Dallas County.

Benton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Harrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Henderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Herring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Stevenson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Tanyard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Tulip Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Princeton Cemetery
 
Vetter - Kauffman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Princeton Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Bearden   [Map]Holly Springs   [Map]Rison   [Map]
Bunn   [Map]Ivan   [Map]Saline   [Map]
Carthage   [Map]Kingsland   [Map]Slabtown   [Map]
Donaldson   [Map]Leola   [Map]Sparkman   [Map]
Fordyce   [Map]Lono   [Map]Staves   [Map]
Grapevine   [Map]Poyen   [Map]Thornton   [Map]
Griffithtown   [Map]Prattsville   [Map]White Oak Bluff   [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 visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Princeton Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Dallas County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bradley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleveland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Columbia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Drew 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    
Hempstead 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    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lonoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nevada County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ouachita County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #53808   (Name of Record: Princeton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dallas
Lat: 33.9764902     Lon: -92.6171037   [Map]
Elev: 90         Map Name: Princeton East

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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: 33.9765, Longitude: -92.6171     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Princeton Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Princeton 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 that begins in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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