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(Grant County, Arkansas)


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Profile for the White Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the White 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 White Cemetery...

The White Cemetery is located in Grant County. The county seat for Grant County is located in Sheridan.

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

Lat:   34.1918°   (34° 11' 30")

Lon:   -92.2854°   (-92° 17' 7")

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

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

Kingsland   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the South (S) of the White Cemetery
 
Pine Bluff   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the White Cemetery
 
Redfield   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the White Cemetery
 
Rison   [Map]
 - Located in Cleveland County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the White Cemetery
 
Sheridan   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the White Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the White Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the White Cemetery
 
Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the White Cemetery
 
Camp Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the White Cemetery
 
Center Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the White Cemetery
 
Clement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the White Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the White Cemetery
 
Heutt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the White Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the White Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the White Cemetery
 
Newhope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the White Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the White Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the White Cemetery
 
Raymick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the White Cemetery
 
Rhodes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the White Cemetery
 
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the White Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the White Cemetery
 
Shell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the White Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the White Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the White Cemetery.

Bunn   [Map]Leola   [Map]Saline   [Map]
Carthage   [Map]Pine Bluff   [Map]Sheridan   [Map]
Center Grove   [Map]Pinebergen   [Map]Slabtown   [Map]
Grapevine   [Map]Poyen   [Map]Staves   [Map]
Hensley   [Map]Prattsville   [Map]Sulphur Springs   [Map]
Ivan   [Map]Redfield   [Map]White Hall   [Map]
Jefferson   [Map]Rison   [Map]White Oak Bluff   [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 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 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 White Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Arkansas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Grant County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Arkansas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Bradley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleveland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Desha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Drew 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    
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    
Ouachita County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prairie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Arkansas:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #56245   (Name of Record: White Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Grant
Lat: 34.1917647     Lon: -92.2854278   [Map]
Elev: 80         Map Name: Grapevine

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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: 34.1918, Longitude: -92.2854     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the White Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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