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The location of Glenwood Cemetery









A visit to the Glenwood Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Glenwood Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Glenwood Cemetery (FAG ID #152225)

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 Glenwood Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   41.0592°   (41° 3' 33")

Lon:   -95.7477°   (-95° 44' 51")

Glenwood Cemetery is located in Mills County.

The county seat for Mills County is located in Glenwood. Glenwood lies just to the South Southeast of the Glenwood Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Glenwood Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

County Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
East Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Evan Lloyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Godsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Gowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Hillsdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pottawattamie County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Linville Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Martin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Mineola Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Pacific City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Plumer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Saar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
St. Boniface Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
St. Paul's Evangelical Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pottawattamie County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2256269
 
Silver City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Somar Family on Wright Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
State Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Wall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Waubonsie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
West Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Glenwood 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 Glenwood Cemetery.

Bartlett   [Map]     Pacific City   [Map]    
Bellevue (NE)   [Map]     Pacific Junction   [Map]    
Council Bluffs   [Map]     Papillion (NE)   [Map]    
Cullom (NE)   [Map]     Plattsmouth (NE)   [Map]    
Glenwood   [Map]     Ralston (NE)   [Map]    
Hastings   [Map]     Randolph   [Map]    
Henderson   [Map]     Richfield (NE)   [Map]    
La Platte (NE)   [Map]     Rock Bluff (NE)   [Map]    
La Vista (NE)   [Map]     Silver City   [Map]    
Malvern   [Map]     Tabor   [Map]    
McPaul   [Map]     Thurman   [Map]    
Mineola   [Map]     Treynor   [Map]    
Murray (NE)   [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 Glenwood Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Mills County.

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

Bellevue   [Map]
 - Located in Sarpy County (NE)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Council Bluffs   [Map]
 - Located in Pottawattamie County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Glenwood   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Hastings   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Malvern   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Murray   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Pacific City   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Pacific Junction   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Papillion   [Map]
 - Located in Sarpy County (NE)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Plattsmouth   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Ralston   [Map]
 - Located in Douglas County (NE)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Randolph   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Silver City   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Tabor   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glenwood Cemetery
 
Thurman   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Glenwood 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 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 Glenwood Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Mills County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cass County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fremont County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Page County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pottawattamie County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Shelby County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Taylor County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Atchison County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nodaway County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cass County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dodge County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Douglas County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Johnson County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lancaster County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nemaha County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Otoe County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sarpy County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saunders County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Iowa:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Iowa,
Cemeteries of Mills County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Iowa
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Iowa
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Glenwood Cemetery (FAG ID #152225)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Iowa,
Cemeteries of Mills 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 Glenwood Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Glenwood Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Glenwood Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Glenwood Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1968473   (Name of Record: Glenwood Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Mills
Lat: 41.0605549     Lon: -95.7475059   [Map]
Elev: 355         Map Name: Glenwood

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #152225

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Iowa

About Mills County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Mills County: www.millscoia.us/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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 Glenwood Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0592, Longitude: -95.7477     [Map].

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