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(Sequoyah County, Oklahoma)


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The location of Faulkner Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Faulkner Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Faulkner 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 Faulkner Cemetery...

The Faulkner Cemetery is located in Sequoyah County. The county seat for Sequoyah County is located in Sallisaw.

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

Lat:   35.4948°   (35° 29' 41")

Lon:   -94.7130°   (-94° 42' 46")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Faulkner 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 Faulkner Cemetery. The following communities are located in Sequoyah County.

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

Marble City   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Muldrow   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Roland   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Sallisaw   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Vian   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Faulkner Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Faulkner Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Sequoyah County.

Akins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #97851<4>
 
Baldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Black Jack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Brushy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Buffington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Dwight Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Faulkner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Faulkner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Fleetwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #98439
 
Gans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Garvin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Lessley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Maple Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Marble City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Sallisaw City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #99469
 
Seabolt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Faulkner Cemetery
 
Sequoyah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Faulkner Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Faulkner Cemetery.

Akins   [Map]Flute Springs   [Map]Muldrow   [Map]
Belfonte   [Map]Gans   [Map]Pinhook Corners   [Map]
Brent   [Map]Greasy   [Map]Remy   [Map]
Brushy   [Map]Long   [Map]Roland   [Map]
Bunch   [Map]Marble City Community   [Map]Sallisaw   [Map]
Cowlington   [Map]Marble City   [Map]Short   [Map]
Dwight Mission   [Map]McKey   [Map]Stoney Point   [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 turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 Faulkner Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Oklahoma:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Sequoyah County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crawford County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scott County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sebastian County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Adair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Delaware County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haskell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Latimer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Le Flore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mayes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McIntosh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Muskogee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pittsburg County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wagoner County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Oklahoma:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1092775   (Name of Record: Faulkner Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sequoyah
Lat: 35.494814     Lon: -94.7129992   [Map]
Elev: 167         Map Name: Gans

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Oklahoma

About Sequoyah County

About Oklahoma

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Oklahoma: www.ok.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: 35.4948, Longitude: -94.7130     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Faulkner Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Faulkner 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' (or 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>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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