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The location of Hickory Grove Cemetery









A visit to the Hickory Grove Cemetery ...

The location of the Hickory Grove 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 Hickory Grove Cemetery ...

The Hickory Grove Cemetery is located in Henry County.

The county seat for Henry County is located in Mount Pleasant. Mount Pleasant lies just to the south of the Hickory Grove Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.0397°   (41° 2' 22")

Lon:   -91.5443°   (-91° 32' 39")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Hickory Grove Cemetery.

Coppock   [Map]     Olds   [Map]    
Crawfordsville   [Map]     Rome   [Map]    
Hillsboro   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Lockridge   [Map]     Swedesburg   [Map]    
Lowell   [Map]     Wayland   [Map]    
Morning Sun   [Map]     Westwood   [Map]    
Mount Pleasant   [Map]     Winfield   [Map]    
Mount Union   [Map]     Wyman   [Map]    
New London   [Map]     Yarmouth   [Map]    
Oakland Mills   [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 Hickory Grove Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Henry County.

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

Ainsworth   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Brighton   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Columbus City   [Map]
 - Located in Louisa County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Columbus Junction   [Map]
 - Located in Louisa County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Crawfordsville   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Danville   [Map]
 - Located in Des Moines County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Lockridge   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Morning Sun   [Map]
 - Located in Louisa County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Mount Pleasant   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
New London   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Pleasant Plain   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Salem   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Wayland   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery
 
Yarmouth   [Map]
 - Located in Des Moines County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hickory Grove 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 websites either 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 Hickory Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Henry County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cedar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Davis County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Des Moines County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Iowa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Johnson County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Keokuk County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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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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Mahaska County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Muscatine County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Wapello County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Hancock County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Henderson County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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McDonough County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Mercer County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Rock Island County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Warren County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Clark County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Scotland County (MO):     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 Henry County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Iowa
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Iowa
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Iowa,
Cemeteries of Henry 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 41 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hickory Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Henry County.

Asbury Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Center Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cholera Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ebeneezer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Faulkner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Finley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Forest Home Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Friends Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Grant Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Green Mound Cemetery   [Map]

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

Home Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Messer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Morman Graves   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Richwoods Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

North Wayne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Oakland Mills Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Finley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Richwoods Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Pleasant Point Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Richie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Richwoods Cemetery (New)   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1985161<3>

Richwoods Cemetery (Old)   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2281498

Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Roth Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Alphonsus Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Scott Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Shepherd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Sheridan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Sugar Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Swedesburg Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Tallman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Traxler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Trinity Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

White Oak Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Williford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Winfield Scott Twp. Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1995166

Worhies Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Hickory Grove Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Hickory Grove 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 Hickory Grove Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1825010   (Name of Record: Hickory Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Henry
Lat: 41.0397497     Lon: -91.5443273   [Map]
Elev: 213         Map Name: Swedesburg

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Henry County: www.co.henry.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 '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 Hickory Grove Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0397, Longitude: -91.5443     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hickory Grove 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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