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The location of Kiser Cemetery









A visit to the Kiser Cemetery ...

The location of the Kiser 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 Kiser Cemetery ...

The Kiser Cemetery is located in Cedar County.

The county seat for Cedar County is located in Tipton. Tipton lies just to the east northeast of the Kiser Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.7472°   (41° 44' 49")

Lon:   -91.1752°   (-91° 10' 30")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Kiser Cemetery.

Atalissa   [Map]     Mechanicsville   [Map]    
Bennett   [Map]     Moscow   [Map]    
Buchanan   [Map]     New Liberty   [Map]    
Cedar Bluff   [Map]     Oasis   [Map]    
Cedar Valley   [Map]     Rochester   [Map]    
Centerdale   [Map]     South Towne Park   [Map]    
Clarence   [Map]     Springdale   [Map]    
Downey   [Map]     Stanwood   [Map]    
Durant   [Map]     Tipton   [Map]    
Lime City   [Map]     West Branch   [Map]    
Lisbon   [Map]     West Liberty   [Map]    
Lowden   [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 Kiser Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Cedar County.

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

Bennett   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
Clarence   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
Durant   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
Lisbon   [Map]
 - Located in Linn County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
Lowden   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
Mechanicsville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
Mount Vernon   [Map]
 - Located in Linn County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
Olin   [Map]
 - Located in Jones County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
Rochester   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
Solon   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
Stanwood   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
Tipton   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
West Branch   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
West Liberty   [Map]
 - Located in Muscatine County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kiser Cemetery
 
Wilton   [Map]
 - Located in Muscatine County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Kiser 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 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 - although 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 Kiser Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cedar County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Buchanan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clinton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Crawford County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Delaware County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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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
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Iowa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Johnson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
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Jones County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Keokuk 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
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Muscatine County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Scott County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
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

 
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 Cedar County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Iowa
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Iowa
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Iowa
 

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 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Kiser Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Cedar County.

Achey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bolton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Kiser Cemetery

Bradley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Kiser Cemetery

Burnett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cass Cemetery   [Map]

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

Center Ross Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Kiser Cemetery

Centerville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Kiser Cemetery

County Home Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Kiser Cemetery

Dunfee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eureka Cemetery   [Map]

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

Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Kiser Cemetery

Fairland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Kiser Cemetery

Goodale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the Kiser Cemetery

Gray's Ford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Honey Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Howard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lime City Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mason Cemetery   [Map]

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

Masonic Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Kiser Cemetery

Mathews Cemetery   [Map]

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

North Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Kiser Cemetery

Ochiltree Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pee Dee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Red Oak Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Kiser Cemetery

St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Kiser Cemetery

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Kiser Cemetery

Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Kiser Cemetery

Shawver Cemetery   [Map]

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

South Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Kiser Cemetery

Springdale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Virginia Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Kiser Cemetery

Whitmer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wood Bridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wood Bridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wright Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Kiser Cemetery

York Prairie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Kiser Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Kiser 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 Kiser Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2001666   (Name of Record: Kiser Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cedar
Lat: 41.7472435     Lon: -91.175159   [Map]
Elev: 243         Map Name: Rochester

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Iowa

About Cedar County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Kiser Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7472, Longitude: -91.1752     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Kiser Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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