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The location of Concord Cemetery









A visit to the Concord Cemetery ...

The location of the Concord 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 Concord Cemetery ...

The Concord Cemetery is located in Louisa County.

The county seat for Louisa County is located in Wapello. Wapello lies just to the northeast of the Concord Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Concord Cemetery

Lat:   41.1267°   (41° 7' 36")

Lon:   -91.2382°   (-91° 14' 17")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Concord Cemetery.

Columbus City   [Map]     Morning Sun   [Map]    
Columbus Junction   [Map]     Mount Union   [Map]    
Cotter   [Map]     New Boston (IL)   [Map]    
Crawfordsville   [Map]     New London   [Map]    
Dodgeville   [Map]     Oakville   [Map]    
Elrick Junction   [Map]     Olds   [Map]    
Fredonia   [Map]     Sperry   [Map]    
Fruitland   [Map]     Swedesburg   [Map]    
Grandview   [Map]     Wapello   [Map]    
Keithsburg (IL)   [Map]     Winfield   [Map]    
Letts   [Map]     Wyman   [Map]    
Mediapolis   [Map]     Yarmouth   [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 Concord Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Louisa County.

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

Columbus City   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Concord Cemetery
 
Columbus Junction   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Concord Cemetery
 
Crawfordsville   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Concord Cemetery
 
Danville   [Map]
 - Located in Des Moines County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 
Keithsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Mercer County (IL)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the Concord Cemetery
 
Letts   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Concord Cemetery
 
Mediapolis   [Map]
 - Located in Des Moines County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Concord Cemetery
 
Morning Sun   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 
New Boston   [Map]
 - Located in Mercer County (IL)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Concord Cemetery
 
New London   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 
Oakville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Concord Cemetery
 
Wapello   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Concord Cemetery
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Concord Cemetery
 
Yarmouth   [Map]
 - Located in Des Moines County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Concord 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 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 Concord Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Louisa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cedar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clinton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Des Moines County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Iowa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Johnson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Keokuk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Muscatine County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Scott County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wapello County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hancock County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Henderson County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Knox County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
McDonough County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mercer County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morgan County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rock Island County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Warren County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clark County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Iowa:

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Concord Cemetery

Cairo Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Concord Cemetery

Elmwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Concord Cemetery

Grim Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Concord Cemetery

Griswold Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Concord Cemetery

Hardman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Concord Cemetery

Harrison Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Concord Cemetery

Hazel Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Des Moines County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Concord Cemetery

Long Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Concord Cemetery

Louisa County Farm Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Concord Cemetery

Mallory Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Concord Cemetery

Marshall Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Concord Cemetery

Morning Sun Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Concord Cemetery

Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Concord Cemetery

Northfield Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Des Moines County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Concord Cemetery

Oakland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Concord Cemetery

Potter's Timber Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Concord Cemetery

Rice Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Concord Cemetery

Sharon Reformed Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Des Moines County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Concord Cemetery

Slaughter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Concord Cemetery

Virginia Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Concord Cemetery

Wapello Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Concord Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Concord 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 Concord Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #455559   (Name of Record: Concord Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Louisa
Lat: 41.1266979     Lon: -91.2382063   [Map]
Elev: 203         Map Name: Wapello

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Louisa County: www.louisacountyiowa.org/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Concord Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1267, Longitude: -91.2382     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Concord Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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