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The location of Krell Cemetery









A visit to the Krell Cemetery ...

The location of the Krell 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 Krell Cemetery ...

The Krell Cemetery is located in Muscatine County.

The county seat for Muscatine County is located in Muscatine. Muscatine lies just to the west southwest of the Krell Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.4664°   (41° 27' 59")

Lon:   -90.9329°   (-90° 55' 58")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Krell 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 Krell Cemetery.

Andalusia (IL)   [Map]     Midway Beach   [Map]    
Atalissa   [Map]     Montpelier   [Map]    
Blue Grass   [Map]     Moscow   [Map]    
Buffalo Prairie (IL)   [Map]     Muscatine   [Map]    
Buffalo   [Map]     South Towne Park   [Map]    
Durant   [Map]     Stockton   [Map]    
Eliza (IL)   [Map]     Taylor Ridge (IL)   [Map]    
Fruitland   [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 Krell 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 Krell Cemetery.

Bennett   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Krell Cemetery
 
Buffalo   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Krell Cemetery
 
Davenport   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Krell Cemetery
 
Durant   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Krell Cemetery
 
Letts   [Map]
 - Located in Louisa County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Krell Cemetery
 
Muscatine   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Krell Cemetery
 
Reynolds   [Map]
 - Located in Rock Island County (IL)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Krell Cemetery
 
Rochester   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Krell Cemetery
 
Rock Island   [Map]
 - Located in Rock Island County (IL)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of the Krell Cemetery
 
Walcott   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Krell Cemetery
 
West Liberty   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Krell Cemetery
 
Wilton   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Krell 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 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 Krell 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
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jones County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Linn County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Louisa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Scott County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Henderson County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Knox County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mercer County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rock Island County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Warren County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Whiteside County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

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

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

Buffalo Prairie Cemetery (IL)   [Map]

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

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

Dodge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Doran Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Krell Cemetery

Fairport Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Krell Cemetery

Friends Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Krell Cemetery

Gilbert Cemetery   [Map]

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

Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Krell Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #94947<3>

Harker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west northwest (WNW) of the Krell Cemetery

Illinois City Cemetery (IL)   [Map]

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Krell Cemetery

Jewish Cemetery   [Map]

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

Melpine Cemetery   [Map]

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

Memorial Park   [Map]

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

Montpelier Cemetery   [Map]

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

Nye Cemetery   [Map]

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

Parr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Krell Cemetery

Reynolds Cemetery (IL)   [Map]

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

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

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wildasin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wildsan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery (IL)   [Map]

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Krell 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 Krell Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #458145   (Name of Record: Krell Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Muscatine
Lat: 41.4664182     Lon: -90.9329251   [Map]
Elev: 217         Map Name: Illinois City

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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.
<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 Krell Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4664, Longitude: -90.9329     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Krell Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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