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The location of Rhodes Cemetery









A visit to the Rhodes Cemetery ...

The location of the Rhodes 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 Rhodes Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.9011°   (40° 54' 3")

Lon:   -95.7100°   (-95° 42' 35")

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

Rhodes Cemetery is located in Fremont County.

The county seat for Fremont County is located in Sidney. Sidney lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the South Southeast of the Rhodes Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Acord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Dawsonburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Duff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Estes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Ewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Kenosha Cemetery (NE)   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100859<3>
 
Lacy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Linville Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Mackey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Mackey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Penny Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Randolph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Rock Bluff Cemetery (NE)   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101226
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Thurman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #523798
 
Van Eaton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2284363
 
Waubonsie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhodes Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Rhodes Cemetery.

Bartlett   [Map]     Percival   [Map]    
Glenwood   [Map]     Plattsmouth (NE)   [Map]    
Hastings   [Map]     Randolph   [Map]    
Imogene   [Map]     Riverton   [Map]    
La Platte (NE)   [Map]     Rock Bluff (NE)   [Map]    
Malvern   [Map]     Sidney   [Map]    
McPaul   [Map]     Silver City   [Map]    
Mineola   [Map]     Tabor   [Map]    
Murray (NE)   [Map]     Thurman   [Map]    
Nehawka (NE)   [Map]     Union (NE)   [Map]    
Pacific City   [Map]     Wyoming (NE)   [Map]    
Pacific Junction   [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 Rhodes Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Fremont County.

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

Emerson   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Farragut   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Glenwood   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Hastings   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Imogene   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Malvern   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Murray   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Nebraska City   [Map]
 - Located in Otoe County (NE)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Nehawka   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Pacific City   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Pacific Junction   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Plattsmouth   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Randolph   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Riverton   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Sidney   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Silver City   [Map]
 - Located in Mills County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Tabor   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Thurman   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Union   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rhodes Cemetery
 
Wyoming   [Map]
 - Located in Otoe County (NE)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rhodes 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 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 Rhodes Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Fremont County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cass County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mills County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Page County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pottawattamie County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Shelby County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Taylor County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Atchison County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Holt County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Nodaway County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Cass County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Douglas County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Johnson County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lancaster County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Nemaha County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Otoe County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Pawnee 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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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Iowa:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #460601   (Name of Record: Rhodes Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fremont
Lat: 40.901111     Lon: -95.7100016   [Map]
Elev: 352         Map Name: Tabor

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Iowa

About Fremont County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Fremont County: www.co.fremont.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 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 Rhodes Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9011, Longitude: -95.7100     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Rhodes 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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