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(Pulaski County, Arkansas)


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The location of Roselawn Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Roselawn Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Roselawn 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 Roselawn Cemetery...

The Roselawn Cemetery is located in Pulaski County. The county seat for Pulaski County is located in Little Rock.

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

Lat:   34.7281°   (34° 43' 41")

Lon:   -92.3046°   (-92° 18' 16")

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

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

Bryant   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Little Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Maumelle   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
North Little Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Sherwood   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Roselawn Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

All of the following cemeteries are located in Pulaski County.

Dawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Edgewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Elmlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Fraternal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Halstead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Haven of Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Heilman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Hickman Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Little Rock National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109422<4>
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Mt. Holly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Pinkerton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Rocky Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
State Hospital Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Swinton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Roselawn Cemetery
 
Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Roselawn Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Roselawn Cemetery.

Alexander   [Map]Landmark   [Map]Scott   [Map]
Bingham   [Map]Little Rock   [Map]Secluded Hills   [Map]
Booker   [Map]Mabelvale   [Map]Shannon Hills   [Map]
Bryant   [Map]Marche   [Map]Sherwood   [Map]
Cammack Village   [Map]Maumelle   [Map]Sweet Home   [Map]
College Station   [Map]McAlmont   [Map]Wakefield Village   [Map]
East End   [Map]Natural Steps   [Map]Windamere   [Map]
Gibson   [Map]North Little Rock   [Map]Wrightsville   [Map]
Gravel Ridge   [Map]Rose City   [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 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 Roselawn Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pulaski 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    
Cleveland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Faulkner County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Garland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hot Spring County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lonoke 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      
Pope County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prairie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline 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    
Yell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #54211   (Name of Record: Roselawn Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pulaski
Lat: 34.7281478     Lon: -92.3045955   [Map]
Elev: 93         Map Name: Little Rock

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The Communities of Arkansas

About Pulaski County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pulaski County: www.co.pulaski.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: 34.7281, Longitude: -92.3046     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Roselawn Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Roselawn 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 from . 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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