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The location of Lk. Arvilla Cemetery









A visit to the Lake Arvilla Cemetery ...

The location of the Lk. Arvilla 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.

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The Location of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery ...

The Lk. Arvilla Cemetery is located in Meeker County.

The county seat for Meeker County is located in Litchfield. Litchfield lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Lat:   45.1464°   (45° 8' 47")

Lon:   -94.2967°   (-94° 17' 48")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery.

Albion Center   [Map]     Kimball   [Map]    
Annandale   [Map]     Kingston   [Map]    
Cedar Mills   [Map]     Litchfield   [Map]    
Cokato   [Map]     Maple Lake   [Map]    
Darwin   [Map]     Silver Lake   [Map]    
Dassel   [Map]     South Haven   [Map]    
Eden Valley   [Map]     Watkins   [Map]    
Forest City   [Map]     Waverly   [Map]    
Howard Lake   [Map]     Winsted   [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 Lk. Arvilla Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Meeker County.

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

Annandale   [Map]
 - Located in Wright County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Buffalo   [Map]
 - Located in Wright County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the East (E) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Cokato   [Map]
 - Located in Wright County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Dassel   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Eden Valley   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Grove City   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Howard Lake   [Map]
 - Located in Wright County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Hutchinson   [Map]
 - Located in McLeod County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Kimball   [Map]
 - Located in Stearns County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Litchfield   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Maple Lake   [Map]
 - Located in Wright County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Montrose   [Map]
 - Located in Wright County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Silver Lake   [Map]
 - Located in McLeod County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Watkins   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Waverly   [Map]
 - Located in Wright County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery
 
Winsted   [Map]
 - Located in McLeod County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Lk. Arvilla 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 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 Lk. Arvilla Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Minnesota:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Meeker County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Anoka County:     Cyndi's
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Benton County:     Cyndi's
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Wright County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Minnesota:

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 33 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Albion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Apostolic Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Cokato Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Crow River Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Dassel Community Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

French Lake Mission Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Good Shepherd Free Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Grace Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Immanuel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Lk. Union Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Little Swan Lake Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the south (S) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

National Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

North Kingston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Ostmark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Our Savior Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Pioneer County Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Redeemer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Riverside Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Riverside Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

St. Gertrude Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

St. Ignatius Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Steelsville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Stockholm Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

A large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2349097<3>

Stockholm Twp. Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2278192

Sunset Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Swan Lake Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Swedish Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Talbot Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

Watson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

West Kingston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Lk. Arvilla 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 Lk. Arvilla Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1815428   (Name of Record: Lake Arvilla Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Meeker
Lat: 45.1463524     Lon: -94.2966517   [Map]
Elev: 311         Map Name: Kingston

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Meeker County: www.co.meeker.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.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.1464, Longitude: -94.2967     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lk. Arvilla Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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