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The location of Reneau Cemetery









A visit to the Reneau Cemetery ...

The location of the Reneau Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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 Reneau Cemetery ...

The Reneau Cemetery is located in Woodruff County. The county seat for Woodruff County is located in Augusta.

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

Lat:   35.0962°   (35° 5' 46")

Lon:   -91.2273°   (-91° 13' 38")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Reneau Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Reneau Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Angus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Ash Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Barbee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Buckeye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Casey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Crowder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Easton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Gregory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Henard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Holly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Lake Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Long Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Melton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Munn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Pt. Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Reeves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Trice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Whitehall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Woodmans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Reneau Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56893<3>

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 14 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Reneau Cemetery.

Augusta   [Map]     Howell   [Map]    
Brinkley   [Map]     Hunter   [Map]    
Cotton Plant   [Map]     Little Dixie   [Map]    
Des Arc   [Map]     McCrory   [Map]    
Fargo   [Map]     Patterson   [Map]    
Georgetown   [Map]     Sand Hill   [Map]    
Goodwin   [Map]     Wheatley   [Map]    
Gregory   [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 Reneau Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Woodruff County.

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

Augusta   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Brinkley   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Caldwell   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Francis County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East (E) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Cotton Plant   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
Des Arc   [Map]
 - Located in Prairie County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Reneau Cemetery
 
McCrory   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Reneau Cemetery

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 Reneau Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Woodruff County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Arkansas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craighead County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crittenden County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cross County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Faulkner 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    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lonoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Phillips County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Poinsett County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prairie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Francis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
White County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #78165   (Name of Record: Reneau Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Woodruff
Lat: 35.0962013     Lon: -91.2273477   [Map]
Elev: 65         Map Name: Hunter West

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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


Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>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 Reneau Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0962, Longitude: -91.2273     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Reneau Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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