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The location of Anoka State Hospital Cemetery









A visit to the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery ...

The location of the Anoka State Hospital 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 Anoka State Hospital Cemetery ...

The Anoka State Hospital Cemetery is located in Anoka County.

The county seat for Anoka County is located in Anoka. Anoka lies just to the west southwest of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery

Lat:   45.2139°   (45° 12' 50")

Lon:   -93.3783°   (-93° 22' 41")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 30 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery.

Andover   [Map]     Ham Lake   [Map]    
Anoka   [Map]     Hilltop   [Map]    
Blaine   [Map]     Lexington   [Map]    
Brooklyn Center   [Map]     Maple Grove   [Map]    
Brooklyn Park   [Map]     Mounds View   [Map]    
Cedar   [Map]     New Hope   [Map]    
Champlin   [Map]     Nowthen   [Map]    
Circle Pines   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Coon Rapids   [Map]     Osseo   [Map]    
Corcoran   [Map]     Otsego   [Map]    
Crystal   [Map]     Ramsey   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     Robbinsdale   [Map]    
East Bethel   [Map]     Rogers   [Map]    
Elk River   [Map]     Saint Francis   [Map]    
Fridley   [Map]     Spring Lake Park   [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 Anoka State Hospital Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Anoka County.

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

Anoka   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery
 
Blaine   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery
 
Brooklyn Park   [Map]
 - Located in Hennepin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery
 
Circle Pines   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery
 
Coon Rapids   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery
 
East Bethel   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery
 
Elk River   [Map]
 - Located in Sherburne County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery
 
Fridley   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery
 
Osseo   [Map]
 - Located in Hennepin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery
 
Robbinsdale   [Map]
 - Located in Hennepin County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery
 
Saint Francis   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we 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 - you should note 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 Anoka State Hospital Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Minnesota:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Anoka County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Benton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Carver County:     Cyndi's
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Chisago County:     Cyndi's
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Dakota County:     Cyndi's
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Hennepin County:     Cyndi's
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Isanti County:     Cyndi's
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Kanabec County:     Cyndi's
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Le Sueur County:     Cyndi's
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McLeod County:     Cyndi's
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Meeker County:     Cyndi's
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Mille Lacs County:     Cyndi's
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Morrison County:     Cyndi's
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Pine County:     Cyndi's
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Ramsey County:     Cyndi's
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Rice County:     Cyndi's
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Sherburne County:     Cyndi's
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Sibley County:     Cyndi's
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Stearns County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Wright County:     Cyndi's
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Burnett County (WI):     Cyndi's
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Pierce County (WI):     Cyndi's
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Polk County (WI):     Cyndi's
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Saint Croix County (WI):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Minnesota:

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

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 Minnesota

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Brooklyn & Maple Grove Union Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hennepin County

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

Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #82031<3>

Cedar Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery

Champlin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hennepin County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery

Church of the Epiphany Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1926902

Constance Evangelical Free Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Forest Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Joyce Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hennepin County

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

Morningside Memorial Gardens Cemetery   [Map]

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

New St. John the Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hennepin County

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

Niggler Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hennepin County

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

Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery

Old St. John the Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hennepin County

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

St. Fridolin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hennepin County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery

St. Vincent Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hennepin County

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #83530

Staples Cemetery   [Map]

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

Trott Brook Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Anoka State Hospital 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 Anoka State Hospital Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2094143   (Name of Record: Anoka State Hospital Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Anoka
Lat: 45.2138889     Lon: -93.3783333   [Map]
Elev: 266         Map Name: Anoka

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Anoka County: www.co.anoka.mn.us/

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Anoka State Hospital Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2139, Longitude: -93.3783     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Anoka State Hospital Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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