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(Pulaski County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Union Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Union 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.

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The Location of the Union Cemetery...

The Union Cemetery is located in Pulaski County. The county seat for Pulaski County is located in Little Rock.

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

Lat:   34.6479°   (34° 38' 52")

Lon:   -92.3427°   (-92° 20' 33")

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

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

Bauxite   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Benton   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Bryant   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Little Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Maumelle   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
North Little Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Union Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 
Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Cemetery
 
China Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Union Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 
Dawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Union Cemetery
 
Douglass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 
Elmlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Union Cemetery
 
Forest Hills Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 
Fraternal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Union Cemetery
 
Halstead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Haven of Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Union Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Landmark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Little Rock National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Union Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109422<5>
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
McPherson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Mt. Holly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Pinecrest Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #55673
 
Pinkerton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Union Cemetery
 
State Hospital Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Upchurch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Valley Pine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Union Cemetery.

Alexander   [Map]College Station   [Map]Salem   [Map]
Avilla   [Map]East End   [Map]Secluded Hills   [Map]
Bauxite   [Map]Hensley   [Map]Shannon Hills   [Map]
Benton   [Map]Landmark   [Map]Sweet Home   [Map]
Bingham   [Map]Little Rock   [Map]Wakefield Village   [Map]
Booker   [Map]Mabelvale   [Map]Windamere   [Map]
Bryant   [Map]North Little Rock   [Map]Woodson   [Map]
Cammack Village   [Map]Rose City   [Map]Wrightsville   [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 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 - 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 Union Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pulaski County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Arkansas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleveland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Faulkner County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Garland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hot Spring County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lonoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pope County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prairie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
White County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #55782   (Name of Record: Union Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pulaski
Lat: 34.6478707     Lon: -92.3426527   [Map]
Elev: 84         Map Name: Little Rock

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Pulaski County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pulaski County: www.co.pulaski.ar.us/

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: 34.6479, Longitude: -92.3427     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Union Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<5>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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