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The location of Old Ireland Cemetery









A visit to the Old Ireland Cemetery ...

The location of the Old Ireland 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 Old Ireland Cemetery ...

The Old Ireland Cemetery is located in Lucas County.

The county seat for Lucas County is located in Chariton. Chariton lies just to the west of the Old Ireland Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.0372°   (41° 2' 13")

Lon:   -93.1460°   (-93° 8' 45")

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

Albia   [Map]     Lovilia   [Map]    
Attica   [Map]     Lucas   [Map]    
Bauer   [Map]     Marysville   [Map]    
Bussey   [Map]     Melcher-Dallas   [Map]    
Chariton   [Map]     Melrose   [Map]    
Columbia   [Map]     Millerton   [Map]    
Confidence   [Map]     Moravia   [Map]    
Derby   [Map]     Newbern   [Map]    
Hamilton   [Map]     Pershing   [Map]    
Indiana   [Map]     Russell   [Map]    
Knoxville   [Map]     Walnut City   [Map]    
Lacona   [Map]     Williamson   [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 Old Ireland Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lucas County.

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

Albia   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Old Ireland Cemetery
 
Bussey   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Old Ireland Cemetery
 
Chariton   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Old Ireland Cemetery
 
Knoxville   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of the Old Ireland Cemetery
 
Lacona   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Ireland Cemetery
 
Lovilia   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Old Ireland Cemetery
 
Lucas   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Old Ireland Cemetery
 
Melrose   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Old Ireland Cemetery
 
Moravia   [Map]
 - Located in Appanoose County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Ireland Cemetery
 
Russell   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Old Ireland 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 - 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 Old Ireland Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lucas County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Appanoose County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clarke County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dallas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Davis County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Decatur County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jasper County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Keokuk County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison 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
Trails

 
Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Poweshiek County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Ringgold County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Union County:     Cyndi's
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Wapello County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Warren County:     Cyndi's
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Wayne County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Harrison County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Mercer County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Putnam County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Schuyler County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Sullivan County (MO):     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 Lucas 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 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Old Ireland Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Belinda Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

Brownlee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #519295<3>

Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chariton Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #267451

Clear Cemetery   [Map]

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

Columbia Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north (N) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

Douglass Cemetery   [Map]

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

Evans Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

Foutch Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Georgetown Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Grady Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

Greenville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

Hogeland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

La Grange Cemetery   [Map]

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

Manley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Melrose Methodist Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

O'Brien Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Oak Dale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oxford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

Peterson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Prather Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

Ragtown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Russell Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smithfield Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Stoneking Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stotts Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north (N) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

Strong Cemetery   [Map]

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

Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Old Ireland Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Old Ireland 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 Old Ireland Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1823351   (Name of Record: Old Ireland Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lucas
Lat: 41.0372235     Lon: -93.1460386   [Map]
Elev: 308         Map Name: Olmitz

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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 Old Ireland Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0372, Longitude: -93.1460     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Old Ireland 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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