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A visit to the South Cemetery ...

The location of the South 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. Without specifying the cemeteries involved, 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.

The Location of the South Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the South Cemetery

The South Cemetery is located in Norman County<2>.

The county seat for Norman County is located in Ada. Ada lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east southeast of the South Cemetery .

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

Lat:   47.3541°   (47° 21' 14")

Lon:   -96.8154°   (-96° 48' 55")

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

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the South Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> of the South Cemetery.

  • Ada [Norman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ada
    • Ada [Norman County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of South Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,556 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ada have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ada
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ada<4>
  • Alton [Traill County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alton
    • Alton [Traill County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of South Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alton
  • Argusville [Cass County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Argusville
    • Argusville [Cass County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the south of South Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 467 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Argusville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Argusville
  • Beltrami [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beltrami
    • Beltrami [Polk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of South Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 99 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beltrami have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beltrami
  • Continue List   (17 more) ...
    • Blanchard [Traill County]
    • Borup [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Borup
      • Borup [Norman County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 103 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Borup have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Borup
    • Buxton [Traill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buxton
      • Buxton [Traill County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the northwest of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 316 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buxton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buxton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buxton<4>
    • Caledonia [Traill County]
    • Climax [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Climax
      • Climax [Polk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 261 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Climax have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Climax
    • Cummings [Traill County]
    • Gardner [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gardner
      • Gardner [Cass County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 73 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gardner have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gardner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gardner<4>
    • Georgetown [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georgetown
      • Georgetown [Clay County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 126 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georgetown have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georgetown
    • Grandin [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grandin
      • Grandin [Cass County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 171 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grandin have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grandin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grandin<4>
    • Halstad [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halstad
      • Halstad [Norman County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the southwest of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 548 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halstad have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halstad
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Halstad<4>
    • Hendrum [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hendrum
      • Hendrum [Norman County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 282 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hendrum
    • Hillsboro [Traill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillsboro
      • Hillsboro [Traill County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,624 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsboro<4>
    • Hunter [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hunter
      • Hunter [Cass County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the southwest of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 251 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hunter have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hunter
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hunter<4>
    • Kelso [Traill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kelso
      • Kelso [Traill County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of South Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kelso
    • Nielsville [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nielsville
      • Nielsville [Polk County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 82 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nielsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nielsville
    • Perley [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perley
      • Perley [Norman County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 83 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perley
    • Shelly [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelly
      • Shelly [Norman County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of South Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 178 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelly have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelly

For the full list of neighboring communities with details, please visit our extended 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 South Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Norman County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The South Cemetery.

  • Ada
    • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Ada.
    • Ada lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the South Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ada
  • Arthur
  • Buxton
  • Climax
  • Continue List   (8 more) ...

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the South Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Anthony Cemetery [Norman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Anthony Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Anthony Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Anthony Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of South Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anthony Cemetery
  • Augustana Cemetery [Norman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Augustana Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Augustana Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Augustana Cemetery
  • Bethany Cemetery [Norman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bethany Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bethany Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Bethany Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of South Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethany Cemetery
  • Concordia Menighed Cemetery [Norman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Concordia Menighed Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Concordia Menighed Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Concordia Menighed Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of South Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concordia Menighed Cemetery
  • Continue List   (15 more) ...
    • East Marsh River Cemetery [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the East Marsh River Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the East Marsh River Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • East Marsh River Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Marsh River Cemetery
    • Immanuel Cemetery [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Immanuel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Immanuel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Immanuel Cemetery
    • Immanuel Cemetery [Traill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Immanuel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Immanuel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Immanuel Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Immanuel Cemetery
    • Landstad Cemetery [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Landstad Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Landstad Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Landstad Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Landstad Cemetery
    • Marsh River Cemetery [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Marsh River Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Marsh River Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marsh River Cemetery
    • Petri Cemetery [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Petri Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Petri Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Petri Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petri Cemetery
    • Pontoppidan Lutheran Cemetery [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pontoppidan Lutheran Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pontoppidan Lutheran Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pontoppidan Lutheran Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pontoppidan Lutheran Cemetery
    • Quincy Cemetery [Traill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Quincy Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Quincy Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Quincy Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quincy Cemetery
    • Riverside Cemetery [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Riverside Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Riverside Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Riverside Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverside Cemetery
    • St. Pauli Cemetery [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Pauli Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Pauli Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Pauli Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Pauli Cemetery
    • St. Petri Cemetery [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Petri Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Petri Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Petri Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Petri Cemetery
    • Salem Cemetery [Traill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Salem Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Salem Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Salem Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem Cemetery
    • Shelly Cemetery [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shelly Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shelly Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Shelly Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelly Cemetery
    • West Petri - East Marsh River Cemetery [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the West Petri - East Marsh River Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the West Petri - East Marsh River Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • West Petri - East Marsh River Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Petri - East Marsh River Cemetery
    • Zion Cemetery [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Zion Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Zion Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Zion Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of South Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zion Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually from newspapers, old books and maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we find it.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that we found useful for the South Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #652284  (South Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #652284 has been archived by the USGS. It is no longer maintained by the USGS, nor can it be retrieved from their website.
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Halstad
    • County: Norman         Elev: 266
    • Location given for GNIS #652284 (South Cemetery)
    • Lat: 47.3541394           Lon: -96.8153568
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Norman County: www.co.norman.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>If you're interested in how the shape of Minnesota's counties, including Norman, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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 South Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.3541, Longitude: -96.8154       In this case, the coordinates for the South Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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