RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Ruddell Hill Cemetery
(Independence County, Arkansas)


Cemetery
Profile
Local
Newspapers
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  AR
Communities

The location of Ruddell Hill Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Ruddell Hill Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Ruddell Hill 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 Ruddell Hill Cemetery...

The Ruddell Hill Cemetery is located in Independence County. The county seat for Independence County is located in Batesville.

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

Lat:   35.7923°   (35° 47' 32")

Lon:   -91.6868°   (-91° 41' 12")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Ruddell Hill 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 Ruddell Hill Cemetery. The following communities are located in Independence County.

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

Batesville   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Newark   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Independence County.

Alderbrook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Barnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Belleview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Chinn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Claxton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Egner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Gill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Greenfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Inman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Lees Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Locust Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Oaklawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Old Ruddell Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Reobeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Rinn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Stark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery
 
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Ruddell Hill Cemetery.

Batesville   [Map]Guion   [Map]Pfeiffer   [Map]
Cave City   [Map]Locust Grove   [Map]Pleasant Grove   [Map]
Charlotte   [Map]Magness   [Map]Pleasant Plains   [Map]
Concord   [Map]Marcella   [Map]Rosie   [Map]
Cushman   [Map]Moorefield   [Map]Salado   [Map]
Desha   [Map]Mount Pleasant   [Map]Sandtown   [Map]
Floral   [Map]Newark   [Map]Sidney   [Map]
Grange   [Map]Oil Trough   [Map]Sulphur Rock   [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 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 Ruddell Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Independence County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baxter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craighead 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    
Izard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson 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    
Poinsett County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph 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    
Stone 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    
Woodruff County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Howell County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #56808   (Name of Record: Ruddell Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Independence
Lat: 35.7922985     Lon: -91.686807   [Map]
Elev: 171         Map Name: Batesville

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Arkansas

About Independence County

About Arkansas

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: 35.7923, Longitude: -91.6868     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ruddell Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Ruddell Hill Cemetery should not be considered precise.

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

- Return to Citation



 
 
 

Cemetery
Profile
Local
Newspapers
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  Other   AR
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 21 Nov 2018
By John Hall