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Profile for the Denham Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Denham 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 Denham Cemetery...

The Denham Cemetery is located in Pine County. The county seat for Pine County is located in Pine City.

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

Lat:   46.3683°   (46° 22' 5")

Lon:   -92.9019°   (-92° 54' 6")

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

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

Askov   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Denham Cemetery
 
Barnum   [Map]
 - Located in Carlton County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Denham Cemetery
 
Finlayson   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Denham Cemetery
 
Hinckley   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South (S) of the Denham Cemetery
 
McGrath   [Map]
 - Located in Aitkin County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Denham Cemetery
 
McGregor   [Map]
 - Located in Aitkin County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Denham Cemetery
 
Moose Lake   [Map]
 - Located in Carlton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Denham Cemetery
 
Sandstone   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Denham Cemetery
 
Willow River   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Denham Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 13 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Denham Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Blomskog Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Denham Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #81957<4>
 
Co-op Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carlton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Denham Cemetery
 
Faith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Denham Cemetery
 
Holy Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carlton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Denham Cemetery
 
Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Denham Cemetery
 
Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Denham Cemetery
 
Nordland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Denham Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #82898
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carlton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Denham Cemetery
 
St. Isadors Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Denham Cemetery
 
St. Joseph's Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Carlton County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Denham Cemetery
 
St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Denham Cemetery
 
Sturgeon Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Denham Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2403910
 
Willow River City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Denham Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Denham Cemetery.

Askov   [Map]Denham   [Map]Moose Lake   [Map]
Barnum   [Map]Finlayson   [Map]Rutledge   [Map]
Bruno   [Map]Kerrick   [Map]Sandstone   [Map]
Clear Creek   [Map]Kettle River   [Map]Sturgeon Lake   [Map]
Cromwell   [Map]McGrath   [Map]Willow River   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 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 Denham Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Minnesota:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pine County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Aitkin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carlton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chisago County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crow Wing County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Isanti County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itasca County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanabec County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mille Lacs County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morrison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Louis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Burnett County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Douglas County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washburn County (WI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Minnesota:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Minnesota,     of Pine 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Denham 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 Denham Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #642768   (Name of Record: Denham Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pine
Lat: 46.3682791     Lon: -92.9018702   [Map]
Elev: 342         Map Name: Denham

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pine County: www.pinecounty.org/

The official website for State of Minnesota: www.state.mn.us/



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: 46.3683, Longitude: -92.9019     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Denham Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Denham 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in . 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.

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<4>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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