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The location of St. Lukes Cemetery









A visit to the St. Lukes Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Lukes Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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 St. Lukes Cemetery ...

The St. Lukes Cemetery is located in Little River County. The county seat for Little River County is located in Ashdown.

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

Lat:   33.6012°   (33° 36' 4")

Lon:   -94.1916°   (-94° 11' 29")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the St. Lukes Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the St. Lukes Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Ashdown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52872<3>
 
Bradshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery (TX)   [Map]
 - Located in Bowie County (TX)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2760
 
Clear Lake Cemetery (TX)   [Map]
 - Located in Bowie County (TX)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Hemphill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Moores Chapel Cemetery (TX)   [Map]
 - Located in Bowie County (TX)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #420254
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Peytonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Red Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Red Springs Cemetery (TX)   [Map]
 - Located in Bowie County (TX)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Rhodes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Richmond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Wilder Cemetery (TX)   [Map]
 - Located in Bowie County (TX)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Wilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Lukes Cemetery.

Alleene   [Map]     Red Lick (TX)   [Map]    
Ashdown   [Map]     Redbank (TX)   [Map]    
Ben Lomond   [Map]     Redwater (TX)   [Map]    
Foreman   [Map]     Rondo   [Map]    
Hooks (TX)   [Map]     Texarkana (TX)   [Map]    
Leary (TX)   [Map]     Texarkana   [Map]    
Nash (TX)   [Map]     Victory City (TX)   [Map]    
New Boston (TX)   [Map]     Wake Village (TX)   [Map]    
Ogden   [Map]     Wilton   [Map]    
Paraloma   [Map]     Yarborough Landing   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Ashdown   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Foreman   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Hooks   [Map]
 - Located in Bowie County (TX)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
New Boston   [Map]
 - Located in Bowie County (TX)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Ogden   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Texarkana   [Map]
 - Located in Miller County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Wilton   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

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 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 St. Lukes Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Little River County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Columbia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hempstead County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Howard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lafayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Miller County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nevada County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sevier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bossier Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Caddo Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McCurtain County (OK):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bowie County (TX):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cass County (TX):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morris County (TX):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Red River County (TX):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Titus County (TX):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #60176   (Name of Record: Saint Lukes Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Little River
Lat: 33.6012318     Lon: -94.1915847   [Map]
Elev: 93         Map Name: Barkman

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Arkansas

About Little River County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/


Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Lukes Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6012, Longitude: -94.1916     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Lukes Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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