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(Johnson County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Russell Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Russell 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 Russell Cemetery...

The Russell 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 Russell Cemetery

Lat:   35.6467°   (35° 38' 48")

Lon:   -93.4202°   (-93° 25' 12")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Russell 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 Russell Cemetery.

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


 

  Russell Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Russell 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 Russell Cemetery.

Altus   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Russell Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Clarksville   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Coal Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Dover   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Russell Cemetery
 - Located in Pope County
 
Lamar   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Ozone   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Parthenon   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Russell Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
Pettigrew   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Russell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Saint Paul   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Russell Cemetery
 - Located in Madison County
 
Scranton   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Russell Cemetery
 - Located in Logan County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Russell Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Buckhorn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Russell Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
Case Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Russell Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
Edwards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Hagarville East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Hagarville West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Hagerville East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Hagerville West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Hignite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Lone Pine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Minnow Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Mt. Airy Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Old King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Russell Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Russell Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Pryor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Rosetta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Russell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Sherman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Sherman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Stillwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Sullivan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Russell Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Woodland Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Woods Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Woods Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Russell Cemetery
 
Zachary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Russell Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Russell Cemetery.

Batson   [Map]Hartman   [Map]Ozone   [Map]
Boston   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Pettigrew   [Map]
Clarksville   [Map]Lamar   [Map]Saint Paul   [Map]
Coal Hill   [Map]Lone Pine   [Map]Scranton   [Map]
Deer   [Map]Morrison Bluff   [Map]Strawberry   [Map]
Hagarville   [Map]Oark   [Map]Union 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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Russell 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    
Scott 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 Russell 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 Russell Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #59116   (Name of Record: Russell Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Johnson
Lat: 35.6467482     Lon: -93.4201823   [Map]
Elev: 585         Map Name: Ozone

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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: 35.6467, Longitude: -93.4202     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Russell Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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