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The location of Fair View Cemetery









A visit to the Fair View Cemetery ...

The location of the Fair View 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 Fair View Cemetery ...

The Fair View Cemetery is located in Le Flore County. The county seat for Le Flore County is located in Poteau.

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

Lat:   35.2004°   (35° 12' 1")

Lon:   -94.6491°   (-94° 38' 56")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Fair View Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bokoshe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Brazil Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sequoyah County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Cowlington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
French Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Garden of Memories Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Long Prairie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Nubbin Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Redland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sequoyah County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Short Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Wards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Wilson Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sequoyah County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fair View Cemetery

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 Fair View Cemetery.

Arkoma   [Map]     Moffett   [Map]    
Bokoshe   [Map]     Monroe   [Map]    
Bonanza (AR)   [Map]     Muldrow   [Map]    
Brent   [Map]     Panama   [Map]    
Cameron   [Map]     Pocola   [Map]    
Cowlington   [Map]     Poteau   [Map]    
Fort Coffee   [Map]     Remy   [Map]    
Gans   [Map]     Rock Island   [Map]    
Hackett (AR)   [Map]     Roland   [Map]    
Howe   [Map]     Shady Point   [Map]    
Keota   [Map]     Spiro   [Map]    
McCurtain   [Map]     Wister   [Map]    
Midland (AR)   [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 Fair View Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Le Flore County.

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

Bokoshe   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Hackett   [Map]
 - Located in Sebastian County (AR)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Howe   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Keota   [Map]
 - Located in Haskell County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
McCurtain   [Map]
 - Located in Haskell County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Midland   [Map]
 - Located in Sebastian County (AR)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Muldrow   [Map]
 - Located in Sequoyah County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Panama   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Poteau   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Roland   [Map]
 - Located in Sequoyah County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Spiro   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fair View Cemetery
 
Wister   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fair View 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 Fair View Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Oklahoma:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Le Flore County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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

 
Polk County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Scott 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

 
Adair County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cherokee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Haskell County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Latimer County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
McCurtain County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
McIntosh County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Muskogee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pittsburg County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pushmataha County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sequoyah County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Oklahoma:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1092688   (Name of Record: Fair View Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Le Flore
Lat: 35.2003746     Lon: -94.6491121   [Map]
Elev: 151         Map Name: Panama

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Le Flore 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' 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 Fair View Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2004, Longitude: -94.6491     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Fair View Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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