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The location of Tyrone Cemetery









A visit to the Tyrone Cemetery ...

The location of the Tyrone 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 Tyrone Cemetery ...

The Tyrone Cemetery is located in Washington County.

The county seat for Washington County is located in Washington. Washington lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the east of the Tyrone Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.2953°   (41° 17' 43")

Lon:   -91.9285°   (-91° 55' 42")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Tyrone Cemetery.

Abingdon   [Map]     Ollie   [Map]    
Amish   [Map]     Packwood   [Map]    
Brighton   [Map]     Pekin   [Map]    
Coppock   [Map]     Pleasant Plain   [Map]    
Harper   [Map]     Richland   [Map]    
Hayesville   [Map]     Rubio   [Map]    
Kalona   [Map]     Sigourney   [Map]    
Keota   [Map]     South English   [Map]    
Kinross   [Map]     Washington   [Map]    
Linby   [Map]     Wayland   [Map]    
Maharishi Vedic City   [Map]     Webster   [Map]    
Martinsburg   [Map]     Wellman   [Map]    
North English   [Map]     West Chester   [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 Tyrone Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Washington County.

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

Brighton   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tyrone Cemetery
 
Kalona   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Tyrone Cemetery
 
Keota   [Map]
 - Located in Keokuk County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tyrone Cemetery
 
Martinsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Keokuk County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tyrone Cemetery
 
North English   [Map]
 - Located in Iowa County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tyrone Cemetery
 
Pleasant Plain   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tyrone Cemetery
 
Richland   [Map]
 - Located in Keokuk County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tyrone Cemetery
 
Sigourney   [Map]
 - Located in Keokuk County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Tyrone Cemetery
 
South English   [Map]
 - Located in Keokuk County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Tyrone Cemetery
 
Washington   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Tyrone Cemetery
 
Wayland   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tyrone Cemetery
 
Wellman   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tyrone Cemetery
 
West Chester   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Tyrone 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 websites either 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 Tyrone Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Washington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Appanoose County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Benton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cedar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Davis 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
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jasper County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Johnson County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Keokuk County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Linn County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Louisa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Mahaska County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
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
Trails

 
Tama County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wapello County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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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
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Family
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Genealogy
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Clark County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Scotland County (MO):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Iowa:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Iowa,
Cemeteries of Washington 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 35 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Tyrone Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ann Gowey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Baden Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Bethel Methodist Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Brater Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Center Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clay Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Craven Cemetery   [Map]

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

Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Friends Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Gatlin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Grace Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Highland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Keota Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

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

Lafayette Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Lafayette Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Middleton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Tyrone Cemetery

New Haven Cemetery   [Map]

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

Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

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

Roberts Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rocky Run Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Tyrone Cemetery

St. Elizabeths Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Tyrone Cemetery

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

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

St.s Peter & Paul Catholic Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

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

Shockley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Summit Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

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

Talleyrand Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Keokuk County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Todd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Valley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Tyrone Cemetery

West Chester Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Tyrone Cemetery

Westminister Cemetery   [Map]

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

White Oak Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Tyrone Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Tyrone 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 Tyrone Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #462411   (Name of Record: Tyrone Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 41.2952915     Lon: -91.9285074   [Map]
Elev: 230         Map Name: Keota

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Tyrone Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2953, Longitude: -91.9285     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Tyrone Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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