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The location of Doran Cemetery









A visit to the Doran Cemetery ...

The location of the Doran 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 Doran Cemetery ...

The Doran Cemetery is located in Muscatine County.

The county seat for Muscatine County is located in Muscatine. Muscatine lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the south southwest of the Doran Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.5584°   (41° 33' 30")

Lon:   -90.9668°   (-90° 58' 0")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Andalusia (IL)   [Map]     Midway Beach   [Map]    
Atalissa   [Map]     Montpelier   [Map]    
Bennett   [Map]     Moscow   [Map]    
Blue Grass   [Map]     Muscatine   [Map]    
Buffalo Prairie (IL)   [Map]     New Liberty   [Map]    
Buffalo   [Map]     Rochester   [Map]    
Dixon   [Map]     South Towne Park   [Map]    
Durant   [Map]     Springdale   [Map]    
Fruitland   [Map]     Stockton   [Map]    
Hickory Grove   [Map]     Tipton   [Map]    
Illinois City (IL)   [Map]     Walcott   [Map]    
Lime City   [Map]     West Liberty   [Map]    
Maysville   [Map]     Wilton   [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 Doran Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Muscatine County.

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

Bennett   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Doran Cemetery
 
Buffalo   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Doran Cemetery
 
Durant   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Doran Cemetery
 
Muscatine   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Doran Cemetery
 
Rochester   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Doran Cemetery
 
Tipton   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Doran Cemetery
 
Walcott   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Doran Cemetery
 
West Liberty   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Doran Cemetery
 
Wilton   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Doran 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 Doran Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Muscatine 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

 
Crawford 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

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Johnson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jones County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Linn County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Louisa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Scott County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Henderson County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Knox County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Mercer County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rock Island County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Warren County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Whiteside County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Iowa:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Iowa,
Cemeteries of Muscatine County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Iowa
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Iowa
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Iowa,
Cemeteries of Muscatine 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 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Doran Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Dodge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Duff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Doran Cemetery

Durant Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Doran Cemetery

Fairport Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Doran Cemetery

Farmington Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Doran Cemetery

Friends Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Doran Cemetery

Gilbert Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Doran Cemetery

Harker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Healey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Doran Cemetery

Jewish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Doran Cemetery

Klein Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Doran Cemetery

Krell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Doran Cemetery

Lime City Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Doran Cemetery

Melpine Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Doran Cemetery

Moscow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Doran Cemetery

Nye Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Doran Cemetery

Oakdale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Doran Cemetery

Parr Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Doran Cemetery

Sharon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Sugar Creek Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Doran Cemetery

Wildasin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Doran Cemetery

Wildsan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Doran Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Doran 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 Doran Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2000615   (Name of Record: Doran Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Muscatine
Lat: 41.5583609     Lon: -90.9668161   [Map]
Elev: 225         Map Name: Durant

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Iowa

About Muscatine County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Muscatine County: www.co.muscatine.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' 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 Doran Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5584, Longitude: -90.9668     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Doran Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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