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Profile for the Putman Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Putman 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 Putman Cemetery...

The Putman Cemetery is located in Montgomery County. The county seat for Montgomery County is located in Mount Ida.

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

Lat:   34.3654°   (34° 21' 55")

Lon:   -93.8985°   (-93° 53' 54")

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

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

Caddo Gap   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Dierks   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Glenwood   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Mount Ida   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Oden   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Umpire   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Putman Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Putman Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Athens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Brushy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Brushy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Fancy Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Huddleston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Irby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Langley Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Putman Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2150515<4>
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Middleton - Crooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Mineola Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Mt. Gilead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Rock Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Saline Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Section Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Putman Cemetery
 
Stover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Putman Cemetery
 
White Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Putman Cemetery
 
White Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Putman Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<5>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56789

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 Putman Cemetery.

Big Fork   [Map]Grandfield   [Map]Norman   [Map]
Black Springs   [Map]Kirby   [Map]Oden   [Map]
Board Camp   [Map]Langley   [Map]Salem   [Map]
Caddo Gap   [Map]Lodi   [Map]Star of the West   [Map]
Cox Spring   [Map]Mount Ida   [Map]Umpire   [Map]
Daisy   [Map]Nathan   [Map]Unco   [Map]
Dierks   [Map]Newhope   [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 begin with 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 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 Putman Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Montgomery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Garland 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    
Howard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Little River County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nevada 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      
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sebastian County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sevier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Le Flore County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McCurtain County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #74562   (Name of Record: Putman Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Montgomery
Lat: 34.365384     Lon: -93.8985279   [Map]
Elev: 275         Map Name: Athens

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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: 34.3654, Longitude: -93.8985     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Putman Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Putman 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 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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<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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