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(Stephenson County, Illinois)


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The location of State Line Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the State Line 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.

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The Location of the State Line Cemetery...

The State Line Cemetery is located in Stephenson County. The county seat for Stephenson County is located in Freeport.

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

Lat:   42.5003°   (42° 30' 1")

Lon:   -89.4068°   (-89° 24' 24")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the State Line 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 State Line Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Stephenson County.

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

Albany   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the North (N) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Green County (WI)
 
Brodhead   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Green County (WI)
 
Davis   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the State Line Cemetery
 
Durand   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
Monroe   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Green County (WI)
 
Orangeville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of the State Line Cemetery
 
Orfordville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Rock County (WI)
 
Pecatonica   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
Rock City   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the State Line Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the State Line Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Afolkey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the State Line Cemetery
 
Basswood Cemetery (WI)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Green County (WI)
 
Bethel Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the State Line Cemetery
 
Clarence Cemetery (WI)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Green County (WI)
 
Crane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the State Line Cemetery
 
Decatur Cemetery (WI)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Green County (WI)
 
Durand Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
Felts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the State Line Cemetery
 
Frankeburger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the State Line Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery (WI)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Rock County (WI)
 
Halvorson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
Hanford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
Howard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
Hulse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
Irish Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the State Line Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery (WI)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Green County (WI)
 
Laona Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
Moores Cemetery (WI)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Green County (WI)
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery (WI)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Green County (WI)
 
Mt. Vernon Cemetery (WI)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Green County (WI)
 
Northrup Cemetery (WI)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Rock County (WI)
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
Pioneers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the State Line Cemetery
 
Rock City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the State Line Cemetery
 
Rock Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Winnebago County
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the State Line Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the State Line Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the State Line Cemetery
 
West Luther Valley Cemetery (WI)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the State Line Cemetery
 - Located in Rock County (WI)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Afolkey   [Map]Decatur (WI)   [Map]Pecatonica   [Map]
Albany (WI)   [Map]Durand   [Map]Plymouth (WI)   [Map]
Avon (WI)   [Map]Jefferson (WI)   [Map]Ridott   [Map]
Brodhead (WI)   [Map]Lake Summerset   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Buena Vista   [Map]Mineral Point (WI)   [Map]Shirland   [Map]
Cedarville   [Map]Monroe (WI)   [Map]Spring Grove (WI)   [Map]
Clarno (WI)   [Map]Newark (WI)   [Map]Spring Valley (WI)   [Map]
Dakota   [Map]Orangeville   [Map]Sylvester (WI)   [Map]
Davis   [Map]Orfordville (WI)   [Map]Waupun (WI)   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 State Line Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Illinois:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Stephenson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Jackson County (IA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jo Daviess County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McHenry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ogle County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whiteside County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winnebago County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dane County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Green County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Iowa County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lafayette County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rock County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walworth County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Illinois:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Illinois,     of Stephenson County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Illinois
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Illinois
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Illinois

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 Illinois

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the State Line 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 State Line Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1955415   (Name of Record: State Line Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Stephenson
Lat: 42.5002897     Lon: -89.4067826   [Map]
Elev: 289         Map Name: Brodhead West

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Illinois

About Stephenson County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Stephenson County: www.co.stephenson.il.us/

The official website for State of Illinois: www.illinois.gov/



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: 42.5003, Longitude: -89.4068     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the State Line Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for State Line 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 'point-to-point' distance from . 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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