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The location of Parker Cemetery









A visit to the Parker Cemetery ...

The location of the Parker 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 Parker Cemetery ...

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the Parker Cemetery

Lat:   40.9694°   (40° 58' 9")

Lon:   -95.5253°   (-95° 31' 31")

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

Parker Cemetery is located in Mills County.

The county seat for Mills County is located in Glenwood. Glenwood lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the West Northwest of the Parker Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Parker Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Cotten Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Cottonwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Parker Cemetery
 
County Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
David Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
East Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Emerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Estes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Hasting Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Hillsdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Lowens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Malvern Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Monroe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
North Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Randolph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Saylers Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Parker Cemetery
 
South Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Walnut Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Wearin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Parker Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Bartlett   [Map]     Pacific City   [Map]    
Carson   [Map]     Pacific Junction   [Map]    
Coburg   [Map]     Plattsmouth (NE)   [Map]    
Emerson   [Map]     Randolph   [Map]    
Essex   [Map]     Red Oak   [Map]    
Farragut   [Map]     Riverton   [Map]    
Glenwood   [Map]     Rock Bluff (NE)   [Map]    
Hastings   [Map]     Shenandoah   [Map]    
Henderson   [Map]     Sidney   [Map]    
Imogene   [Map]     Silver City   [Map]    
Macedonia   [Map]     Tabor   [Map]    
Malvern   [Map]     Thurman   [Map]    
McPaul   [Map]     Treynor   [Map]    
Mineola   [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 Parker Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Mills County.

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

Carson   [Map]
 - Located in Pottawattamie County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Emerson   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Essex   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Farragut   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Glenwood   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Hastings   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Imogene   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Macedonia   [Map]
 - Located in Pottawattamie County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Malvern   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Pacific City   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Pacific Junction   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Plattsmouth   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Randolph   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Red Oak   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Riverton   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Shenandoah   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Sidney   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Silver City   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Tabor   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Parker Cemetery
 
Thurman   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Parker 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 professional and volunteer 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 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 Parker Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Mills County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adair County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Audubon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cass County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Fremont County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Page County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pottawattamie County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Shelby County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Taylor County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Atchison County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Holt County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Nodaway County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Cass County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Douglas County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Johnson County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Nemaha County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Otoe County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Richardson County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Sarpy County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Saunders County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Washington County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Iowa:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Iowa,
Cemeteries of Mills County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Iowa
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Iowa
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Iowa,
Cemeteries of Mills 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Parker 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 Parker Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1968452   (Name of Record: Parker Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Mills
Lat: 40.9694424     Lon: -95.5252755   [Map]
Elev: 305         Map Name: Tabor NE

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Iowa

About Mills County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Mills County: www.millscoia.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 '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 Parker Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9694, Longitude: -95.5253     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Parker Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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