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The location of Chalk Bluff Cemetery









A visit to the Chalk Bluff Cemetery ...

The location of the Chalk Bluff 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 Chalk Bluff Cemetery ...

The Chalk Bluff Cemetery is located in Adair County. The county seat for Adair County is located in Stilwell.

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

Lat:   35.8262°   (35° 49' 34")

Lon:   -94.5769°   (-94° 34' 36")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Academy Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AR)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Bethesda Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AR)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AR)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Blackwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Chuliawe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Chulio Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #98162<3>
 
Doublehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #98294
 
Downing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Downing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Dunagan Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AR)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Elm Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1558799
 
English Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AR)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Ewing Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Fairfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Fourkiller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Goddard Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AR)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Honey Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1893698
 
Ketcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AR)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Mulberry Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Piney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Reece Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Salem Indian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #279988
 
Stilwell City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #947217
 
Tyler Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Walkingstick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
White Rock Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AR)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #56792
 
Wolf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chalk Bluff 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 Chalk Bluff Cemetery.

Addielee   [Map]     Morrow (AR)   [Map]    
Bell   [Map]     Peavine   [Map]    
Canehill (AR)   [Map]     Rocky Mountain   [Map]    
Cherry Tree   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Christie   [Map]     Skylight (AR)   [Map]    
Dutch Mills (AR)   [Map]     Stilwell   [Map]    
Evansville (AR)   [Map]     Summers (AR)   [Map]    
Fairfield   [Map]     Wauhillau   [Map]    
Greasy   [Map]     West Peavine   [Map]    
Lincoln (AR)   [Map]     Westville   [Map]    
Lyons   [Map]     Zion   [Map]    
Marietta   [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 Chalk Bluff Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Adair County.

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

Lincoln   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AR)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Stilwell   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery
 
Westville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Chalk Bluff Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Chalk Bluff Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Oklahoma:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Adair County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crawford County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Logan County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sebastian County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
McDonald County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cherokee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Delaware County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Haskell County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Le Flore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mayes County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Muskogee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sequoyah County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wagoner County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Oklahoma:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Chalk Bluff 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 Chalk Bluff Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1091193   (Name of Record: Chalk Bluff Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Adair
Lat: 35.8261955     Lon: -94.576887   [Map]
Elev: 305         Map Name: Stilwell East

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Oklahoma

About Adair County

About Oklahoma

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Oklahoma: https://www.ok.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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Chalk Bluff Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8262, Longitude: -94.5769     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Chalk Bluff 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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