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Union Grove Cemetery
(Independence County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the Union Grove Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Union Grove 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 Grove Cemetery...

The Union Grove Cemetery is located in Independence County. The county seat for Independence County is located in Batesville.

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

Lat:   35.5406°   (35° 32' 26")

Lon:   -91.6890°   (-91° 41' 20")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Union Grove 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 Union Grove Cemetery.

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


 

  Union Grove Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Union Grove Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Independence County.

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

Bald Knob   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in White County
 
Batesville   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Judsonia   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in White County
 
Newark   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Pangburn   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in White County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Union Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Burkett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 
Center Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 
Faulkner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in White County
 
Goad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in White County
 
Henderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in White County
 
Huff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Inman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Kyler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Leggett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in White County
 
Mason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in White County
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 
Old Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Palestine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Philadelphia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in White County
 
Pleasant Plains Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Putman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Riddles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Starnes Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 
Velvet Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in White County
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Union Grove Cemetery.

Bald Knob   [Map]Letona   [Map]Rosie   [Map]
Batesville   [Map]Locust Grove   [Map]Russell   [Map]
Bradford   [Map]Magness   [Map]Salado   [Map]
Concord   [Map]Moorefield   [Map]Sulphur Rock   [Map]
Desha   [Map]Newark   [Map]Sunnydale   [Map]
Drasco   [Map]Oil Trough   [Map]Thida   [Map]
Floral   [Map]Pangburn   [Map]Tumbling Shoals   [Map]
Ida   [Map]Pleasant Plains   [Map]Wilburn   [Map]
Judsonia   [Map]Rainbow Island   [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 like to start 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 Union Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Independence County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baxter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craighead 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    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Izard 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    
Lonoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Poinsett County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prairie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Searcy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sharp County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stone 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    
Woodruff County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #55807   (Name of Record: Union Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Independence
Lat: 35.5406352     Lon: -91.6890283   [Map]
Elev: 194         Map Name: Pleasant Plains

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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: 35.5406, Longitude: -91.6890     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Union Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Union Grove 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 starting from . 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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