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(Izard County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Reed Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Reed 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 Reed Cemetery...

The Reed Cemetery is located in Izard County. The county seat for Izard County is located in Melbourne.

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

Lat:   36.1217°   (36° 7' 18")

Lon:   -91.7871°   (-91° 47' 13")

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

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

Ash Flat   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Cherokee Village   [Map]
 - Located in Fulton County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Horseshoe Bend   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Melbourne   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Salem   [Map]
 - Located in Fulton County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Reed Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 39 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Reed Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Bates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Bathelhem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Big Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Bigham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Caney Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Forest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Godwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Goodrich Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Grey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Hills Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Lawrence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Mayfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
New Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Old Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Page Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Reeves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Schales Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Shell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Sweet Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Watkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sharp County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Wiseman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Yeager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Reed Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Reed Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Reed Cemetery.

Ash Flat   [Map]Glencoe   [Map]Oxford   [Map]
Bone Town   [Map]Guion   [Map]Sage   [Map]
Brockwell   [Map]Horseshoe Bend   [Map]Sidney   [Map]
Evening Shade   [Map]Melbourne   [Map]Violet Hill   [Map]
Franklin   [Map]Mount Pleasant   [Map]Wideman   [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 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 Reed Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Izard 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    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Independence 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    
Randolph 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    
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,     of Izard County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Arkansas
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Arkansas
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Arkansas,     of Izard 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 Reed 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 Reed Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #65907   (Name of Record: Reed Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Izard
Lat: 36.1217358     Lon: -91.7870903   [Map]
Elev: 229         Map Name: Zion

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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: 36.1217, Longitude: -91.7871     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Reed Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Reed 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 beginning 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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