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(Winneshiek County, Iowa)


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The location of Teslow Farm Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Teslow Farm Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Teslow Farm Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Teslow Farm Cemetery...

The Teslow Farm Cemetery is located in Winneshiek County. The county seat for Winneshiek County is located in Decorah.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Teslow Farm Cemetery

Lat:   43.2694°   (43° 16' 9")

Lon:   -91.6349°   (-91° 38' 5")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Teslow Farm Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Teslow Farm Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Winneshiek County.

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

Calmar   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Canton   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County (MN)
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Clermont   [Map]
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Decorah   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Elgin   [Map]
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South (S) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Lansing   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Mabel   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County (MN)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Monona   [Map]
 - Located in Clayton County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
New Albin   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Ossian   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Postville   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Ridgeway   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Spring Grove   [Map]
 - Located in Houston County (MN)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Waukon   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
West Union   [Map]
 - Located in Fayette County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Teslow Farm Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baker School Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Bruvold Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Canoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Canoe Ridge Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Centennial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
East Freeport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
East Glenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Eells Plot   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Frankville Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Freeport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Makee Twp. Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Moneek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #95539<4>
 
North Washington Prairie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Norwegian Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #95682
 
Pagin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Phelps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #223437
 
Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Roy Schultz Property Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
St. Benedict Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
St. Patricks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Salem United Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Washington Prairie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
West Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery
 
Zalmona Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Allamakee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Teslow Farm Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Teslow Farm Cemetery.

Bluffton   [Map]Elgin   [Map]Ossian   [Map]
Calmar   [Map]Fort Atkinson   [Map]Postville   [Map]
Castalia   [Map]Hesper   [Map]Ridgeway   [Map]
Clermont   [Map]Highlandville   [Map]Saint Lucas   [Map]
Decorah   [Map]Lansing   [Map]Spillville   [Map]
Dorchester   [Map]Luana   [Map]Spring Grove (MN)   [Map]
Douglass   [Map]Mabel (MN)   [Map]Waterville   [Map]
Eitzen (MN)   [Map]Monona   [Map]Waukon   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Teslow Farm Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Winneshiek County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Allamakee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bremer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Buchanan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chickasaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clayton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Delaware County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Howard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mitchell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fillmore County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mower County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winona County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crawford County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
La Crosse County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Richland County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Vernon County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Iowa:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Iowa,     of Winneshiek 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Teslow Farm 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 Teslow Farm Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1941421   (Name of Record: Teslow Farm Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Winneshiek
Lat: 43.2694192     Lon: -91.6348689   [Map]
Elev: 359         Map Name: Freeport

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2694, Longitude: -91.6349     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Teslow Farm Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Teslow Farm Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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