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The location of Stevenson Cemetery









A visit to the Stevenson Cemetery ...

The location of the Stevenson 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 Stevenson Cemetery ...

The Stevenson Cemetery is located in Dallas County. The county seat for Dallas County is located in Fordyce.

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

Lat:   33.8709°   (33° 52' 15")

Lon:   -92.5927°   (-92° 35' 33")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Stevenson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Benton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Clemons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53470<3>
 
Dedman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Dixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Double Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #53710
 
Harlow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #54205
 
Herring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
McDonald Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Moss Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Moss Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #55263
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Princeton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Stoney Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1593550
 
Tanyard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Vetter - Kauffman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Wheelers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stevenson Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Stevenson Cemetery.

Bearden   [Map]     Kingsland   [Map]    
Bunn   [Map]     Leola   [Map]    
Camden   [Map]     Lono   [Map]    
Carthage   [Map]     New Edinburg   [Map]    
East Camden   [Map]     Rison   [Map]    
Fordyce   [Map]     Saline   [Map]    
Grapevine   [Map]     Sparkman   [Map]    
Griffithtown   [Map]     Staves   [Map]    
Hampton   [Map]     Thornton   [Map]    
Holly Springs   [Map]     Tinsman   [Map]    
Ivan   [Map]     White Oak Bluff   [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 Stevenson Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Dallas County.

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

Bearden   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Camden   [Map]
 - Located in Ouachita County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Fordyce   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Kingsland   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the Stevenson Cemetery
 
Rison   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stevenson Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 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 Stevenson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Dallas County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bradley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clark County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleveland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Columbia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Drew County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Garland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grant County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hot Spring County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nevada County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ouachita County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pulaski County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saline County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Union County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #55212   (Name of Record: Stevenson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dallas
Lat: 33.8709374     Lon: -92.5926583   [Map]
Elev: 86         Map Name: Hopeville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Dallas County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Stevenson Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8709, Longitude: -92.5927     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Stevenson 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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