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

Saint Marys Cemetery
(Greene County, Arkansas)


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

The location of St. Marys Cemetery

Click for Interactive Map
Click here for an interactive map for
St. Marys Cemetery
and the surrounding area.
 
 

Profile for the St. Marys Cemetery ...

Click for Interactive Map

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

The St. Marys Cemetery is located in Greene County. The county seat for Greene County is located in Paragould.

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

Lat:   36.0451°   (36° 2' 42")

Lon:   -90.5096°   (-90° 30' 34")

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

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

Cardwell   [Map]
 - Located in Dunklin County (MO)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the East (E) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Jonesboro   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Leachville   [Map]
 - Located in Mississippi County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Marmaduke   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Monette   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Paragould   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Rector   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Senath   [Map]
 - Located in Dunklin County (MO)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Marys Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Marys Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Browns Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Clarks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2315078<4>
 
Coffman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Croft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Finch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Friends Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Gainesville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Mountain Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Parsons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Pine Knot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Pruets Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Sweet Moments Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Craighead County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Woods Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56898

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Marys Cemetery.

Arbyrd (MO)   [Map]Jonesboro   [Map]Monette   [Map]
Beech Grove   [Map]Lafe   [Map]Oak Grove Heights   [Map]
Black Oak   [Map]Lake City   [Map]Paragould   [Map]
Bono   [Map]Lake View   [Map]Peach Orchard   [Map]
Brookland   [Map]Leachville   [Map]Philadelphia   [Map]
Cardwell (MO)   [Map]Light   [Map]Pine Knot   [Map]
Delaplaine   [Map]Marmaduke   [Map]Walcott   [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 visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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. Marys Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craighead County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crittenden County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cross 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    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mississippi 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    
Sharp County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butler County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Dunklin County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
New Madrid County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Oregon County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pemiscot County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Ripley County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Stoddard County (MO):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lauderdale County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tipton County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #54412   (Name of Record: Saint Marys Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 36.0450692     Lon: -90.5095512   [Map]
Elev: 107         Map Name: Paragould West

Other Roadside Stops ...



Search for a Arkansas Community

About Greene 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: 36.0451, Longitude: -90.5096     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Marys Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for St. Marys 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 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.

- Return to Citation

<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.

- 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: 23 Sep 2018
By John Hall