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(Johnson County, Arkansas)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Rosetta 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 Rosetta Cemetery...

The Rosetta Cemetery is located in Johnson County. The county seat for Johnson County is located in Clarksville.

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

Lat:   35.7112°   (35° 42' 40")

Lon:   -93.3546°   (-93° 21' 16")

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

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

Clarksville   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Coal Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Dover   [Map]
 - Located in Pope County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Jasper   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Lamar   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Ozone   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Parthenon   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Pettigrew   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Saint Paul   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rosetta Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Rosetta Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Buckhorn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Case Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Casey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Cassville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Clayburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Curtis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53617<4>
 
Curtis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Deer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Deer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Essex Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Hignite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Lone Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Ogden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Self Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Self Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Sullivan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Woods Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Rosetta Cemetery
 
Woods Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Rosetta Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Rosetta Cemetery.

Batson   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Parthenon   [Map]
Boston   [Map]Lamar   [Map]Pettigrew   [Map]
Clarksville   [Map]Lone Pine   [Map]Ponca   [Map]
Deer   [Map]Mount Judea   [Map]Strawberry   [Map]
Hagarville   [Map]Oark   [Map]Union City   [Map]
Jasper   [Map]Ozone   [Map]Vendor   [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 first turn to 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 Rosetta Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Johnson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway 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    
Jefferson 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    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Newton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry 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    
Sebastian County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington 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 Johnson County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Arkansas
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Arkansas
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Arkansas,     of Johnson 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 Rosetta 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 Rosetta Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #77485   (Name of Record: Rosetta Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Johnson
Lat: 35.7111922     Lon: -93.3546245   [Map]
Elev: 586         Map Name: Rosetta

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 35.7112, Longitude: -93.3546     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Rosetta Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Rosetta 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' (or point-to-point) distance starting 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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