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The location of Saar Cemetery









A visit to the Saar Cemetery ...

The location of the Saar 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 Saar Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   41.1256°   (41° 7' 32")

Lon:   -95.7725°   (-95° 46' 20")

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

Saar Cemetery is located in Mills County.

The county seat for Mills County is located in Glenwood. Glenwood lies just to the South Southeast of the Saar Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Saar Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bellevue Cemetery (NE)   [Map]
 - Located in Sarpy County (NE)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Saar Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100371<3>
 
County Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Evan Lloyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Evangelical Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pottawattamie County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Glenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Saar Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #152225
 
Godsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Gowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Keg Creek Twp. Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pottawattamie County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Saar Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #95212
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pottawattamie County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Lewis Twp. Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pottawattamie County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Saar Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #95281
 
Martin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Mineola Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Offutt AFB Cemetery (NE)   [Map]
 - Located in Sarpy County (NE)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Saar Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #170068
 
Pacific City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Plumer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
St. Boniface Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
St. Paul's Evangelical Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pottawattamie County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Saar Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2256269
 
Silver City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Somar Family on Wright Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
State Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Wall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
West Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pottawattamie County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Saar Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1991112

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Bartlett   [Map]     Murray (NE)   [Map]    
Bellevue (NE)   [Map]     Omaha (NE)   [Map]    
Carter Lake   [Map]     Pacific City   [Map]    
Council Bluffs   [Map]     Pacific Junction   [Map]    
Cullom (NE)   [Map]     Papillion (NE)   [Map]    
Glenwood   [Map]     Plattsmouth (NE)   [Map]    
Hastings   [Map]     Ralston (NE)   [Map]    
Home Park (NE)   [Map]     Richfield (NE)   [Map]    
La Platte (NE)   [Map]     Rock Bluff (NE)   [Map]    
La Vista (NE)   [Map]     Silver City   [Map]    
Malvern   [Map]     Tabor   [Map]    
McClelland   [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 Saar 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 Saar Cemetery.

Bellevue   [Map]
 - Located in Sarpy County (NE)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Council Bluffs   [Map]
 - Located in Pottawattamie County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Glenwood   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Hastings   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Malvern   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Murray   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Omaha   [Map]
 - Located in Douglas County (NE)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Pacific City   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Pacific Junction   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Papillion   [Map]
 - Located in Sarpy County (NE)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Plattsmouth   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (NE)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Ralston   [Map]
 - Located in Douglas County (NE)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Silver City   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Saar Cemetery
 
Tabor   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Saar 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 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 - 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 Saar 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:

Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Audubon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cass County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fremont County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison 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
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Atchison County (MO):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cass County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dodge 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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Family
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Genealogy
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Johnson County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Lancaster County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Nemaha County (NE):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Otoe County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sarpy County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saunders County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
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Washington County (NE):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

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 Saar 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 Saar Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1968443   (Name of Record: Saar Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Mills
Lat: 41.1255545     Lon: -95.7725077   [Map]
Elev: 396         Map Name: Council Bluffs South

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of 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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Saar Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1256, Longitude: -95.7725     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Saar 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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