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(Sequoyah County, Oklahoma)


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Profile for the Tony Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Tony 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 Tony Cemetery...

The Tony 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 Tony Cemetery

Lat:   35.5876°   (35° 35' 15")

Lon:   -95.0686°   (-95° 4' 6")

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

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

Braggs   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Fort Gibson   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Gore   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Marble City   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Vian   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Warner   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Webbers Falls   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tony Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Tony Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barnisky Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Box Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Carlile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Fields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Foreman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Gore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Hanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Hefley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Philipps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cherokee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Plunkett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Red Bird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Round Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Sam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Sellers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cherokee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Starr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Stevenson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Still Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Tee Hee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Vaught Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Vian Garden of Memories   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Vore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Muskogee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tony Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tony Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Tony Cemetery.

Braggs   [Map]Gore   [Map]Redbird Smith   [Map]
Caney Ridge   [Map]Keys   [Map]River Bottom   [Map]
Carlisle   [Map]Marble City Community   [Map]Simms   [Map]
Cookson   [Map]Marble City   [Map]Sour John   [Map]
Dry Creek   [Map]McKey   [Map]Tamaha   [Map]
Dwight Mission   [Map]Paradise Hill   [Map]Vian   [Map]
Evening Shade   [Map]Pettit Bay   [Map]Warner   [Map]
Flute Springs   [Map]Pettit   [Map]Webbers Falls   [Map]
Fort Gibson   [Map]Pinhook Corners   [Map]Zeb   [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 visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Tony 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    
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    
Okmulgee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pittsburg County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rogers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tulsa 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 Tony 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 Tony Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1098944   (Name of Record: Tony Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sequoyah
Lat: 35.5875955     Lon: -95.0685679   [Map]
Elev: 167         Map Name: Gore

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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: 35.5876, Longitude: -95.0686     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Tony Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Tony 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 beginning in . 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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