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The location of Durant Cemetery









A visit to the Durant Cemetery ...

The location of the Durant 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 Durant Cemetery ...

The Durant Cemetery is located in Muscatine County.

The county seat for Muscatine County is located in Muscatine. Muscatine lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southwest of the Durant Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.5964°   (41° 35' 47")

Lon:   -90.8971°   (-90° 53' 49")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Durant Cemetery.

Andalusia (IL)   [Map]     Maysville   [Map]    
Atalissa   [Map]     Midway Beach   [Map]    
Bennett   [Map]     Montpelier   [Map]    
Blue Grass   [Map]     Moscow   [Map]    
Buffalo   [Map]     Muscatine   [Map]    
Davenport   [Map]     New Liberty   [Map]    
Dixon   [Map]     Rochester   [Map]    
Donahue   [Map]     South Towne Park   [Map]    
Durant   [Map]     Stockton   [Map]    
Hickory Grove   [Map]     Walcott   [Map]    
Illinois City (IL)   [Map]     Wilton   [Map]    
Lime 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 Durant 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 Durant Cemetery.

Bennett   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Durant Cemetery
 
Buffalo   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Durant Cemetery
 
Davenport   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the Durant Cemetery
 
Durant   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Durant Cemetery
 
Eldridge   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the Durant Cemetery
 
Muscatine   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Durant Cemetery
 
Rochester   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Durant Cemetery
 
Tipton   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Durant Cemetery
 
Walcott   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Durant Cemetery
 
Wheatland   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of the Durant Cemetery
 
Wilton   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Durant Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Durant 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
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dubuque County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Iowa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Johnson County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jones County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Linn County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Louisa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Carroll County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Henderson County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Henry County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Knox County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Mercer County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Rock Island County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Warren County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Whiteside County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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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 43 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Durant Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allens Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Durant Cemetery

Blue Grass Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Durant Cemetery

Center Ross Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Durant Cemetery

Centerville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Durant Cemetery

Dixon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Durant Cemetery

Dodge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Durant Cemetery

Doran Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Durant Cemetery

Duff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west (W) of the Durant Cemetery

Eureka Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Durant Cemetery

Fairland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Durant Cemetery

Fairport Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south (S) of the Durant Cemetery

Farmington Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Friends Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Durant Cemetery

Gilbert Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Durant Cemetery

Harker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Durant Cemetery

Healey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west (W) of the Durant Cemetery

Hebron Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west (W) of the Durant Cemetery

Inland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north (N) of the Durant Cemetery

Jewish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Durant Cemetery

Kisenmacher Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Durant Cemetery

Klein Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Durant Cemetery

Krell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Durant Cemetery

Lime City Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Durant Cemetery

Maysville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Durant Cemetery

Melpine Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Durant Cemetery

Moneka Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Montpelier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Durant Cemetery

Moscow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west (W) of the Durant Cemetery

New Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north (N) of the Durant Cemetery

Nye Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south (S) of the Durant Cemetery

O'Toole Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Durant Cemetery

Oakdale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ochiltree Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Durant Cemetery

Parr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Durant Cemetery

Round Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

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

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sharon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Durant Cemetery

South Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Durant Cemetery

Sugar Creek Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Walcott Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Durant Cemetery

Whitmer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Durant Cemetery

Wildasin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Durant Cemetery

Wildsan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Durant Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Durant 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 Durant Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #456076   (Name of Record: Durant Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Muscatine
Lat: 41.5964167     Lon: -90.8970921   [Map]
Elev: 213         Map Name: Durant

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Durant Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5964, Longitude: -90.8971     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Durant Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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