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The location of Moscow Cemetery









A visit to the Moscow Cemetery ...

The location of the Moscow 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 Moscow Cemetery ...

The Moscow Cemetery is located in Muscatine County.

The county seat for Muscatine County is located in Muscatine. Muscatine lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the south of the Moscow Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.5745°   (41° 34' 28")

Lon:   -91.0849°   (-91° 5' 5")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Moscow Cemetery.

Atalissa   [Map]     Muscatine   [Map]    
Bennett   [Map]     New Liberty   [Map]    
Buchanan   [Map]     Nichols   [Map]    
Cedar Valley   [Map]     Rochester   [Map]    
Centerdale   [Map]     South Towne Park   [Map]    
Downey   [Map]     Springdale   [Map]    
Durant   [Map]     Stockton   [Map]    
Fruitland   [Map]     Tipton   [Map]    
Illinois City (IL)   [Map]     Walcott   [Map]    
Lime City   [Map]     West Branch   [Map]    
Midway Beach   [Map]     West Liberty   [Map]    
Montpelier   [Map]     Wilton   [Map]    
Moscow   [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 Moscow 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 Moscow Cemetery.

Bennett   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Moscow Cemetery
 
Durant   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Moscow Cemetery
 
Muscatine   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Moscow Cemetery
 
Nichols   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Moscow Cemetery
 
Rochester   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moscow Cemetery
 
Tipton   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Moscow Cemetery
 
Walcott   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the Moscow Cemetery
 
West Branch   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Moscow Cemetery
 
West Liberty   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Moscow Cemetery
 
Wilton   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Moscow 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 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 Moscow 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

 
Crawford County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Des Moines County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dubuque 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

 
Keokuk 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
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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 22 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Moscow Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Centerville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Doran Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dunfee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Friends Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gray's Ford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Healey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Hebron Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Moscow Cemetery

Klein Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Moscow Cemetery

Lime City Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Oakdale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Moscow Cemetery

Ochiltree Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Overman Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Moscow Cemetery

Sharon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Moscow Cemetery

South Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Sugar Creek Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Moscow Cemetery

Timberlake Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Moscow Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #96488<3>

Weiss Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Moscow Cemetery

Whitmer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Wildasin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Moscow Cemetery

Wildsan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Moscow Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Moscow 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 Moscow Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2000610   (Name of Record: Moscow Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Muscatine
Lat: 41.5744701     Lon: -91.0848753   [Map]
Elev: 200         Map Name: Wilton

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Iowa

About Muscatine County

About Iowa

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' (or point-to-point) 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 Moscow Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5745, Longitude: -91.0849     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Moscow 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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