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The location of Sulek Cemetery









A visit to the Sulek Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Sulek Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Sulek Cemetery (FAG ID #2196574)

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 Sulek Cemetery ...

The Sulek Cemetery is located in Johnson County.

The county seat for Johnson County is located in Iowa City. Iowa City lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the south southeast of the Sulek Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.8471°   (41° 50' 49")

Lon:   -91.6215°   (-91° 37' 17")

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Amana   [Map]     Middle Amana   [Map]    
Bertram   [Map]     Mount Vernon   [Map]    
Cedar Hills   [Map]     North Liberty   [Map]    
Cedar Rapids   [Map]     Oakdale   [Map]    
Coralville   [Map]     Oxford   [Map]    
Ely   [Map]     Shueyville   [Map]    
Fairfax   [Map]     Solon   [Map]    
Grand View Village   [Map]     Squaw Creek Village   [Map]    
Hiawatha   [Map]     Sunset Village   [Map]    
Homestead   [Map]     Swisher   [Map]    
Iowa City   [Map]     Tiffin   [Map]    
Lincolnway Village   [Map]     University Heights   [Map]    
Lisbon   [Map]     Walford   [Map]    
Marion   [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 Sulek Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Johnson County.

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

Amana   [Map]
 - Located in Iowa County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Sulek Cemetery
 
Cedar Rapids   [Map]
 - Located in Linn County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Sulek Cemetery
 
Coralville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Sulek Cemetery
 
Iowa City   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Sulek Cemetery
 
Lisbon   [Map]
 - Located in Linn County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Sulek Cemetery
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Located in Linn County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Sulek Cemetery
 
Mount Vernon   [Map]
 - Located in Linn County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Sulek Cemetery
 
Oxford   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Sulek Cemetery
 
Solon   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Sulek 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 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 Sulek Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Johnson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Black Hawk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Buchanan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cedar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clinton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Delaware County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dubuque County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Iowa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jones County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Keokuk County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Linn County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Louisa 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
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Muscatine 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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Family
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Genealogy
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Tama County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Mercer County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Rock Island County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Iowa:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Iowa,
Cemeteries of Johnson County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Iowa
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Iowa
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Sulek Cemetery (FAG ID #2196574)
 
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 14 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Sulek Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Sulek Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #94166

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Linn County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Sulek Cemetery

Blain Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Sulek Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #94280

Buresh Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Linn County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Sulek Cemetery

Dupont Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Sulek Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #94616

Facklers Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Sulek Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2201683

Greencastle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Sulek Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #94940

Oakland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #95689

Ridgewood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Sulek Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #95947

Rogers Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Linn County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Sulek Cemetery

Shueyville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Sulek Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #96338

Truhlar Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Linn County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Sulek Cemetery

Western Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Linn County

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

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Linn County

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Sulek Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Sulek Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Sulek Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Sulek Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2002570   (Name of Record: Sulek Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Johnson
Lat: 41.8472304     Lon: -91.621564   [Map]
Elev: 243         Map Name: Ely

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2196574

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Iowa

About Johnson County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Johnson County: www.johnson-county.com/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<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 Sulek Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8471, Longitude: -91.6215     [Map].




 

 

 

 

 


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