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The location of Lone Tree Cemetery









A visit to the Lone Tree Cemetery ...

The location of the Lone Tree 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 Lone Tree Cemetery ...

The Lone Tree 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 east southeast of the Lone Tree Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.4842°   (41° 29' 3")

Lon:   -91.3479°   (-91° 20' 52")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lone Tree Cemetery.

Ainsworth   [Map]     Letts   [Map]    
Atalissa   [Map]     Lime City   [Map]    
Cedar Valley   [Map]     Lone Tree   [Map]    
Centerdale   [Map]     Moscow   [Map]    
Columbus City   [Map]     Muscatine   [Map]    
Columbus Junction   [Map]     Nichols   [Map]    
Conesville   [Map]     Oasis   [Map]    
Cotter   [Map]     Riverside   [Map]    
Downey   [Map]     Rochester   [Map]    
Fredonia   [Map]     Springdale   [Map]    
Fruitland   [Map]     University Heights   [Map]    
Grandview   [Map]     West Branch   [Map]    
Hills   [Map]     West Liberty   [Map]    
Iowa 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 Lone Tree 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 Lone Tree Cemetery.

Ainsworth   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lone Tree Cemetery
 
Columbus City   [Map]
 - Located in Louisa County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Lone Tree Cemetery
 
Columbus Junction   [Map]
 - Located in Louisa County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Lone Tree Cemetery
 
Hills   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lone Tree Cemetery
 
Iowa City   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lone Tree Cemetery
 
Letts   [Map]
 - Located in Louisa County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lone Tree Cemetery
 
Lone Tree   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Lone Tree Cemetery
 
Muscatine   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lone Tree Cemetery
 
Nichols   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Lone Tree Cemetery
 
Riverside   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of the Lone Tree Cemetery
 
Rochester   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lone Tree Cemetery
 
West Branch   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Lone Tree Cemetery
 
West Liberty   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lone Tree Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 - you should note 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 Lone Tree 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:

Benton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cedar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clinton 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
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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
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Jones 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
Trails

 
Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Linn County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Louisa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Henderson County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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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
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Family
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Genealogy
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Warren County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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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 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Lone Tree Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beauchamp Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Louisa County

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

Brockway Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bullis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Louisa County

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

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Clarke Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Louisa County

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

Conesville Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cranston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Downey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Evans Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Johnson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #94697<3>

Forbes Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Louisa County

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

Fountain Family Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Johnson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #94808

Grave Yard Point Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Knight Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Louisa County

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

Lenz Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lone Tree Cemetery

Litsey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Lone Tree Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Johnson County

A large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Lone Tree Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #300391

Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lone Tree Cemetery

Nichols Cemetery   [Map]

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

Nicholson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Louisa County

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

North Prairie Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lone Tree Cemetery

River Junction Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Johnson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2226306

Rogers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Lone Tree Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Louisa County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lone Tree Cemetery

Schmeltzer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Family Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Johnson County

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

South Prairie Cemetery   [Map]

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

Swank Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Johnson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2150367

Teeters Cemetery   [Map]

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

Trowbridge - Lenz Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Johnson County

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2461939

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Johnson County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Lone Tree Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #96581

Watkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Lone Tree 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 Lone Tree Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #458579   (Name of Record: Lone Tree Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Muscatine
Lat: 41.4841899     Lon: -91.3479365   [Map]
Elev: 218         Map Name: Nichols

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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.

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Lone Tree Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4842, Longitude: -91.3479     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lone Tree 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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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