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(Washington County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Rose Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Rose 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 Rose Cemetery...

The Rose Cemetery is located in Washington County. The county seat for Washington County is located in Fayetteville.

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

Lat:   36.0345°   (36° 2' 4")

Lon:   -94.3560°   (-94° 21' 21")

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

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

Fayetteville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Lincoln   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Prairie Grove   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Siloam Springs   [Map]
 - Located in Benton County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Springdale   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Springtown   [Map]
 - Located in Benton County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Watts   [Map]
 - Located in Adair County (OK)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
West Fork   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Westville   [Map]
 - Located in Adair County (OK)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rose Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 53 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Rose Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alberty Cemetery (OK)   [Map]
 - Located in Adair County (OK)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Bean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Beatty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Beatty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Billingsley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Boone Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Bowell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Brady Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Benton County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Campbell Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Canehill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Cemetery Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Cheatham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Confederate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Crawford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Crittenden Cemetery (OK)   [Map]
 - Located in Adair County (OK)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Benton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Drake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Fayetteville National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Rose Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109402<4>
 
Ganderville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53984
 
Harold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Illinois Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Kidd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Benton County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Benton County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
McClellan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
McDonald Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Mt. Comfort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Neale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Rose Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Norwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Old Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Parks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Parris Cemetery (OK)   [Map]
 - Located in Adair County (OK)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Rose Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2166177
 
Phillips Cemetery (OK)   [Map]
 - Located in Adair County (OK)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Reese Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Rieff Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Rutherford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Shaeffer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Stuckey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Sugar Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Tharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Rose Cemetery
 
West Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Yates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rose Cemetery
 
Yell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Benton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Rose Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Rose Cemetery.

Addielee (OK)   [Map]Highfill   [Map]Springtown   [Map]
Canehill   [Map]Johnson   [Map]Strickler   [Map]
Dutch Mills   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Summers   [Map]
Elm Springs   [Map]Morrow   [Map]Tontitown   [Map]
Farmington   [Map]Prairie Grove   [Map]Watts Community (OK)   [Map]
Fayette Junction   [Map]Siloam Springs   [Map]Watts (OK)   [Map]
Fayetteville   [Map]Skylight   [Map]West Fork   [Map]
Greenland   [Map]Springdale   [Map]West Siloam Springs (OK)   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Rose Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Washington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crawford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Newton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sebastian County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barry County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
McDonald County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Adair County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craig County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Delaware County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mayes County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Muskogee County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sequoyah County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #73378   (Name of Record: Rose Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 36.0345252     Lon: -94.3560451   [Map]
Elev: 326         Map Name: Wheeler

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Arkansas

About Washington County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.ar.us/

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: 36.0345, Longitude: -94.3560     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Rose Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Rose 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 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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<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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