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The location of Timberlake Cemetery









A visit to the Timberlake 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 Timberlake Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Timberlake Cemetery (FAG ID #96488)

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 Timberlake Cemetery ...

The Timberlake Cemetery is located in Muscatine County.

The county seat for Muscatine County is located in Muscatine. Muscatine lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the south southeast of the Timberlake Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.5529°   (41° 33' 10")

Lon:   -91.1904°   (-91° 11' 25")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Timberlake Cemetery.

Atalissa   [Map]     Moscow   [Map]    
Buchanan   [Map]     Muscatine   [Map]    
Cedar Valley   [Map]     Nichols   [Map]    
Centerdale   [Map]     Oasis   [Map]    
Conesville   [Map]     Rochester   [Map]    
Downey   [Map]     South Towne Park   [Map]    
Durant   [Map]     Springdale   [Map]    
Fruitland   [Map]     Tipton   [Map]    
Letts   [Map]     West Branch   [Map]    
Lime City   [Map]     West Liberty   [Map]    
Lone Tree   [Map]     Wilton   [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 Timberlake Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Muscatine County.

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

Bennett   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Timberlake Cemetery
 
Durant   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Timberlake Cemetery
 
Hills   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the Timberlake Cemetery
 
Letts   [Map]
 - Located in Louisa County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Timberlake Cemetery
 
Lone Tree   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Timberlake Cemetery
 
Muscatine   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Timberlake Cemetery
 
Nichols   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Timberlake Cemetery
 
Rochester   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Timberlake Cemetery
 
Tipton   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Timberlake Cemetery
 
West Branch   [Map]
 - Located in Cedar County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Timberlake Cemetery
 
West Liberty   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Timberlake Cemetery
 
Wilton   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 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 Timberlake Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Muscatine County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cedar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clinton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crawford County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Des Moines County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Iowa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Johnson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jones County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Keokuk County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Linn County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Louisa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Scott County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Henderson County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Mercer County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rock Island County (IL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Warren 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 Muscatine County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Iowa
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Iowa
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Timberlake Cemetery (FAG ID #96488)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Iowa,
Cemeteries of Muscatine 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Timberlake Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Burnett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Chamness Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Downey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Duff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Dunfee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Friends Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Gray's Ford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Healey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Hebron Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

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

Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Timberlake Cemetery

High Prairie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Houtz Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south (S) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Klein Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Lenz Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Lime City Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Lone Tree Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Moscow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Nichols Cemetery   [Map]

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

North Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Timberlake Cemetery

North Prairie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Oakdale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Overman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Pee Dee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Rogers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Timberlake Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south (S) of the Timberlake Cemetery

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Sharon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Timberlake Cemetery

South Prairie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Springdale Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cedar County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Watkins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Wildasin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Timberlake Cemetery

Wildsan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Timberlake Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Timberlake Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #462247   (Name of Record: Timberlake Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Muscatine
Lat: 41.5530802     Lon: -91.1901559   [Map]
Elev: 201         Map Name: Atalissa

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #96488

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Iowa Community

About Muscatine County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Muscatine County: www.co.muscatine.ia.us/

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.

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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 things 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 Timberlake Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5529, Longitude: -91.1904     [Map].

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