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The location of Wagner Cemetery









A visit to the Wagner Cemetery ...

The location of the Wagner 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 Wagner Cemetery ...

The Wagner Cemetery is located in Louisa County.

The county seat for Louisa County is located in Wapello. Wapello lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the south of the Wagner Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   41.3336°   (41° 20' 0")

Lon:   -91.1988°   (-91° 11' 55")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Ainsworth   [Map]     Letts   [Map]    
Atalissa   [Map]     Lone Tree   [Map]    
Buffalo Prairie (IL)   [Map]     Morning Sun   [Map]    
Columbus City   [Map]     Moscow   [Map]    
Columbus Junction   [Map]     Muscatine   [Map]    
Conesville   [Map]     New Boston (IL)   [Map]    
Cotter   [Map]     Nichols   [Map]    
Eliza (IL)   [Map]     Oakville   [Map]    
Elrick Junction   [Map]     Wapello   [Map]    
Fredonia   [Map]     West Liberty   [Map]    
Fruitland   [Map]     Winfield   [Map]    
Grandview   [Map]     Wyman   [Map]    
Illinois City (IL)   [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 Wagner Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Louisa County.

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

Ainsworth   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the Wagner Cemetery
 
Columbus City   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wagner Cemetery
 
Columbus Junction   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wagner Cemetery
 
Letts   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Wagner Cemetery
 
Lone Tree   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wagner Cemetery
 
Morning Sun   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Wagner Cemetery
 
Muscatine   [Map]
 - Located in Muscatine County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wagner Cemetery
 
New Boston   [Map]
 - Located in Mercer County (IL)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wagner Cemetery
 
Nichols   [Map]
 - Located in Muscatine County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wagner Cemetery
 
Oakville   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wagner Cemetery
 
Wapello   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Wagner Cemetery
 
West Liberty   [Map]
 - Located in Muscatine County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of the Wagner Cemetery
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wagner 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 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 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 Wagner Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Iowa:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Louisa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cedar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Clinton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Des Moines County:     Cyndi's
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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

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Johnson County:     Cyndi's
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Jones County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Keokuk County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Linn County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Muscatine County:     Cyndi's
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Van Buren County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Hancock County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Henderson County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Henry County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Knox County (IL):     Cyndi's
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McDonough County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Mercer County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Rock Island County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Warren County (IL):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Iowa:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Iowa,
Cemeteries of Louisa County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Iowa
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Iowa
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Iowa,
Cemeteries of Louisa 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 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Wagner Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ardon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Wagner Cemetery

Brockway Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Wagner Cemetery

Cedar - Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Wagner Cemetery

Cedar - Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Wagner Cemetery

Concord Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Wagner Cemetery

Conesville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

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

Cranston Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

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

Edgington Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Wagner Cemetery

Estle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Wagner Cemetery

Fredonia Cemetery   [Map]

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

Grandview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Wagner Cemetery

Grim Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hardman Cemetery   [Map]

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

High Prairie Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

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

Houtz Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

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

Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Wagner Cemetery

Island Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Wagner Cemetery

Kiser Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Wagner Cemetery

Lettsville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Wagner Cemetery

Linn Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Wagner Cemetery

Louisa County Farm Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]

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

Newell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Wagner Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Wagner Cemetery

Port Louisa Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Wagner Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

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

Schmeltzer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Wagner Cemetery

Teeters Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Muscatine County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Wagner Cemetery

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Wagner Cemetery

Wier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Wagner Cemetery

Wilson Farm Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Wagner Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Wagner 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 Wagner Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #462600   (Name of Record: Wagner Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Louisa
Lat: 41.3336386     Lon: -91.1987629   [Map]
Elev: 228         Map Name: Letts

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Louisa County: www.louisacountyiowa.org/

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' 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 Wagner Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3336, Longitude: -91.1988     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Wagner Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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