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The location of Providence Church Cemetery









A visit to the Providence Church Cemetery ...

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 Providence Church Cemetery ...

The Providence Church Cemetery is located in Sharp County. The county seat for Sharp County is located in Ash Flat.

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

Lat:   35.9412°   (35° 56' 28")

Lon:   -91.6816°   (-91° 40' 53")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> of the Providence Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Independence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Belleview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Independence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Big Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Cave City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53379<2>
 
Chinn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Independence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Chinquapin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Independence County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Claxton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Independence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Conyers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Conyers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53518
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Independence County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Eutopia Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2222143
 
Greenfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Independence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Hickory Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Independence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Kirk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Maxville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Moser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Nail Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Palestine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #55572
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Independence County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Rinn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Independence County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Shaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Yeager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Providence Church 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 Providence Church Cemetery.

Batesville   [Map]     Melbourne   [Map]    
Bone Town   [Map]     Moorefield   [Map]    
Cave City   [Map]     Mount Pleasant   [Map]    
Charlotte   [Map]     Pfeiffer   [Map]    
Cushman   [Map]     Pleasant Grove   [Map]    
Desha   [Map]     Poughkeepsie   [Map]    
Evening Shade   [Map]     Sage   [Map]    
Franklin   [Map]     Salado   [Map]    
Grange   [Map]     Sandtown   [Map]    
Guion   [Map]     Sidney   [Map]    
Locust Grove   [Map]     Sulphur Rock   [Map]    
Marcella   [Map]     Violet Hill   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Providence Church Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Sharp County.

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

Batesville   [Map]
 - Located in Independence County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Horseshoe Bend   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of the Providence Church Cemetery
 
Melbourne   [Map]
 - Located in Izard County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Providence Church Cemetery

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 - you should note 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 Providence Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Sharp County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baxter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craighead 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    
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    
Marion 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    
Searcy 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    
Howell County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Oregon County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Ozark County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

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 Providence Church 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 Providence Church Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1888668   (Name of Record: Providence Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sharp
Lat: 0     Lon: 0   [Map]
Map Name: Unknown

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Arkansas

About Sharp County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Sharp County: www.sharpcounty.org

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/


Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Providence Church Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9412, Longitude: -91.6816     [Map].

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<2>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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