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Rorie Cemetery
(Stone County, Arkansas)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Rorie 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 seven sections:

The Location of the Rorie Cemetery...

The Rorie Cemetery is located in Stone County. The county seat for Stone County is located in Mountain View.

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

Lat:   36.0484°   (36° 2' 54")

Lon:   -92.2085°   (-92° 12' 30")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Rorie Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Rorie Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Rorie Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Calico Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Melbourne   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Mountain View   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rorie Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Rorie Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Acklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Athens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Branscumb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rorie Cemetery
 
Casteel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Coots Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Cuff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Flanery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rorie Cemetery
 
Hall Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rorie Cemetery
 
Herd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rorie Cemetery
 
Jeffery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Katy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Livingston Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rorie Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Old Optimus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Rorie Cemetery
 
Old Whitehouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Optimus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Rorie Cemetery
 
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County
 
Stevens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rorie Cemetery
 
Table Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Baxter County
 
Table Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rorie Cemetery
 
Talley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Rorie Cemetery
 - Located in Izard County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Rorie Cemetery.

Alco   [Map]Dolph   [Map]Norfork Village   [Map]
Big Flat   [Map]Fifty-Six   [Map]Norfork   [Map]
Briarcliff   [Map]Fox   [Map]Onia   [Map]
Brockwell   [Map]Guion   [Map]Oxford   [Map]
Buffalo City   [Map]Harriet   [Map]Pineville   [Map]
Calico Rock   [Map]Melbourne   [Map]Salesville   [Map]
Cozahome   [Map]Mountain View   [Map]Timbo   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer websites 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 Rorie Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Stone County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baxter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway 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    
Independence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Izard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson 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    
Newton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pope 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    
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      
Taney County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #73376   (Name of Record: Rorie Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Stone
Lat: 36.048405     Lon: -92.2084879   [Map]
Elev: 359         Map Name: Calico Rock

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The Communities of Arkansas

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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



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: 36.0484, Longitude: -92.2085     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Rorie Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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