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The location of Dawsonburg Cemetery









A visit to the Dawsonburg Cemetery ...

The location of the Dawsonburg 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 Dawsonburg Cemetery ...

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the Dawsonburg Cemetery

Lat:   40.8500°   (40° 51' 0")

Lon:   -95.6586°   (-95° 39' 30")

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

Dawsonburg Cemetery is located in Fremont County.

The county seat for Fremont County is located in Sidney. Sidney lies just to the South of the Dawsonburg Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Abshire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Acord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Benson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Chamber Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Duff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Estes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Ewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Grandview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Hume Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Knox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Lacy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Linville Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Mackey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Mackey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Parsley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Penny Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Randolph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Rhodes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Sidney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Thurman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #523798<3>
 
Wagner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Waubonsie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Dawsonburg Cemetery.

Bartlett   [Map]     Pacific Junction   [Map]    
Emerson   [Map]     Percival   [Map]    
Farragut   [Map]     Plattsmouth (NE)   [Map]    
Glenwood   [Map]     Randolph   [Map]    
Hamburg   [Map]     Riverton   [Map]    
Hastings   [Map]     Rock Bluff (NE)   [Map]    
Imogene   [Map]     Shenandoah   [Map]    
Malvern   [Map]     Sidney   [Map]    
McPaul   [Map]     Tabor   [Map]    
Murray (NE)   [Map]     Thurman   [Map]    
Nebraska City (NE)   [Map]     Union (NE)   [Map]    
Nehawka (NE)   [Map]     Wyoming (NE)   [Map]    
Pacific City   [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 Dawsonburg Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Fremont County.

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

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Emerson   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
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Farragut   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
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Glenwood   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
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Hamburg   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Hastings   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
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Imogene   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
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Malvern   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Murray   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
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Nebraska City   [Map]
 - Located in Otoe County (NE)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Nehawka   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
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Pacific City   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Pacific Junction   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Plattsmouth   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
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Randolph   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Riverton   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
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Shenandoah   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Sidney   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
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Tabor   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
Thurman   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
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Union   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of the Dawsonburg Cemetery
 
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Wyoming   [Map]
 - Located in Otoe County (NE)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Dawsonburg 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 Dawsonburg Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Fremont County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cass County:     Cyndi's
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Harrison County:     Cyndi's
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Mills County:     Cyndi's
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Page County:     Cyndi's
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Pottawattamie County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Iowa:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Dawsonburg 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 Dawsonburg Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1949928   (Name of Record: Dawsonburg Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fremont
Lat: 40.8499998     Lon: -95.6586099   [Map]
Elev: 355         Map Name: Tabor SW

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Iowa

About Fremont County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Fremont County: www.co.fremont.ia.us/

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.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Dawsonburg Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8500, Longitude: -95.6586     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Dawsonburg Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<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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