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The location of County Farm Cemetery









A visit to the County Farm Cemetery ...

The location of the County Farm 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 County Farm Cemetery ...

The County Farm Cemetery is located in Lucas County.

The county seat for Lucas County is located in Chariton. Chariton lies just to the southeast of the County Farm Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.0333°   (41° 1' 59")

Lon:   -93.3380°   (-93° 20' 16")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the County Farm Cemetery.

Bauer   [Map]     Liberty   [Map]    
Chariton   [Map]     Lucas   [Map]    
Columbia   [Map]     Melcher-Dallas   [Map]    
Confidence   [Map]     Melrose   [Map]    
Corydon   [Map]     Millerton   [Map]    
Derby   [Map]     Milo   [Map]    
Humeston   [Map]     Newbern   [Map]    
Lacona   [Map]     Russell   [Map]    
Le Roy   [Map]     Williamson   [Map]    
Liberty Center   [Map]     Woodburn   [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 County Farm Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lucas County.

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

Allerton   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the South (S) of the County Farm Cemetery
 
Chariton   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the County Farm Cemetery
 
Corydon   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the South (S) of the County Farm Cemetery
 
Garden Grove   [Map]
 - Located in Decatur County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of the County Farm Cemetery
 
Humeston   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of the County Farm Cemetery
 
Lacona   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the County Farm Cemetery
 
Lucas   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the West (W) of the County Farm Cemetery
 
Melrose   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the County Farm Cemetery
 
Milo   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the County Farm Cemetery
 
Osceola   [Map]
 - Located in Clarke County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the West (W) of the County Farm Cemetery
 
Russell   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the County Farm Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 - 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 County Farm Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lucas County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adair County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Appanoose County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clarke County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Davis County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Decatur County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jasper County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Keokuk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mahaska County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Poweshiek County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ringgold County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Union County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wapello County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Warren County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wayne County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mercer County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Putnam County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Schuyler County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sullivan County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Iowa:

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

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 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the County Farm Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Brownlee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the County Farm Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #519295<3>

Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the County Farm Cemetery

Chariton Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the County Farm Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #267451

Clore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the County Farm Cemetery

Derby Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the County Farm Cemetery

Douglass Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the County Farm Cemetery

Freedom Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south (S) of the County Farm Cemetery

Fry Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the County Farm Cemetery

Gay Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the County Farm Cemetery

Goshen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the County Farm Cemetery

Grimes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the County Farm Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the County Farm Cemetery

Murray Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the County Farm Cemetery

Newbern Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Warren County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north (N) of the County Farm Cemetery

Niswender Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the County Farm Cemetery

Oxford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the County Farm Cemetery

Parr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the County Farm Cemetery

Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the County Farm Cemetery

Ragtown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the County Farm Cemetery

Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west (W) of the County Farm Cemetery

Russell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the County Farm Cemetery

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the County Farm Cemetery

Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the County Farm Cemetery

Waynick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the County Farm Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the County Farm 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 County Farm Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1970662   (Name of Record: County Farm Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lucas
Lat: 41.0333326     Lon: -93.3379879   [Map]
Elev: 312         Map Name: Chariton

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the County Farm Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0333, Longitude: -93.3380     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the County Farm Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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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