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(Harrison County, Texas)


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The location of Hope #1 Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Hope #1 Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Hope #1 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 Hope #1 Cemetery...

The Hope #1 Cemetery is located in Harrison County. The county seat for Harrison County is located in Marshall.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Hope #1 Cemetery

Lat:   32.6768°   (32° 40' 36")

Lon:   -94.1719°   (-94° 10' 18")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Hope #1 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 Hope #1 Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Harrison County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Hope #1 Cemetery.

Jefferson   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Marshall   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Vivian   [Map]
 - Located in Caddo Parish (LA)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Waskom   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hope #1 Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andrews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Blocker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Core Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Core Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Dean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Douglas Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #3274<4>
 
Gainesville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Hayner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Judea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
McDonald Cemetery (LA)   [Map]
 - Located in Caddo Parish (LA)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Mimosa Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Minneweather Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<5>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #5272
 
Moseley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Motley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Pine Bluff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Rosehill Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Scottsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #575372
 
Sherrod Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Swanson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hope #1 Cemetery
 
Woodlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Hope #1 Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Hope #1 Cemetery.

Belcher (LA)   [Map]Kildare   [Map]Oil City (LA)   [Map]
Blanchard (LA)   [Map]Lodi   [Map]Pope City   [Map]
Greenwood (LA)   [Map]Macedonia   [Map]Scottsville   [Map]
Jefferson   [Map]Marshall   [Map]Uncertain   [Map]
Jonesville   [Map]McLeod   [Map]Vivian (LA)   [Map]
Karnack   [Map]Mooringsport (LA)   [Map]Waskom   [Map]
Kellyville   [Map]Nesbitt   [Map]Woodlawn   [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 - 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 Hope #1 Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Texas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Harrison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Lafayette County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Miller County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bienville Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bossier Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Caddo Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
De Soto Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Webster Parish (LA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bowie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Camp County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cass County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gregg County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morris County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Panola County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rusk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Titus County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Upshur County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Texas:

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

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 Texas

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Hope #1 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 Hope #1 Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1338049   (Name of Record: Hope Number 1 Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Harrison
Lat: 32.6768118     Lon: -94.1718541   [Map]
Elev: 77         Map Name: Karnack

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Harrison County: www.co.harrison.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: www.texas.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: 32.6768, Longitude: -94.1719     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hope #1 Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hope #1 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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<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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<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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