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(Prairie County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the St. Luke Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Saint Luke 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 St. Luke Cemetery...

The St. Luke Cemetery is located in Prairie County.

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

Lat:   34.9673°   (34° 58' 2")

Lon:   -91.4579°   (-91° 27' 28")

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

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


 

  St. Luke Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the St. Luke Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Prairie County.

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

Augusta   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 - Located in Woodruff County
 
Brinkley   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County
 
Carlisle   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 - Located in Lonoke County
 
Clarendon   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 - Located in Monroe County
 
Cotton Plant   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 - Located in Woodruff County
 
Des Arc   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Hazen   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Kensett   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 - Located in White County
 
McRae   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 - Located in White County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Luke Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 - Located in Woodruff County
 
Kings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Lakeside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
Trice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 - Located in Woodruff County
 
Whippoorwill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Luke Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Luke Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the St. Luke Cemetery.

Biscoe   [Map]Fargo   [Map]Howell   [Map]
Brinkley   [Map]Fredonia   [Map]Hunter   [Map]
Carlisle   [Map]Georgetown   [Map]Little Dixie   [Map]
Clarendon   [Map]Gregory   [Map]Sand Hill   [Map]
Cotton Plant   [Map]Griffithville   [Map]Screeton   [Map]
De Valls Bluff   [Map]Hazen   [Map]Tollville   [Map]
Des Arc   [Map]Hickory Plains   [Map]West Point   [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 St. Luke Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Prairie 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    
Cross County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Faulkner County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Independence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lonoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Phillips County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Poinsett County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Francis 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

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 St. Luke 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 St. Luke Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #54379   (Name of Record: Saint Luke Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Prairie
Lat: 34.9673135     Lon: -91.4579078   [Map]
Elev: 57         Map Name: Des Arc East

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Arkansas

About Prairie 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: 34.9673, Longitude: -91.4579     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Luke Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for St. Luke 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' distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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