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The location of Strike Cemetery









A visit to the Strike Cemetery ...

The location of the Strike 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 Strike Cemetery ...

The Strike Cemetery is located in Isanti County. The county seat for Isanti County is located in Cambridge.

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

Lat:   45.4864°   (45° 29' 11")

Lon:   -93.2969°   (-93° 17' 48")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Strike Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Aetna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Athens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Big Meadows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Cambridge Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Cambridge Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Christ the King Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Clough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Fish Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Anoka County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Fridsborg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Anoka County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Gerdins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Isanti Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Kienitz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Strike Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Lakeside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Long Lake Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Strike Cemetery
 
North Isanti Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Oak View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Anoka County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Anoka County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Pierce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Anoka County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Strike Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Spencer Brook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Stanford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Strike Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #83638<3>
 
State Hospital Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Strike Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Strike Cemetery.

Andover   [Map]     Isanti   [Map]    
Anoka   [Map]     Minnesota Boys Town   [Map]    
Bethel   [Map]     North Branch   [Map]    
Braham   [Map]     Nowthen   [Map]    
Cambridge   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Cedar   [Map]     Princeton   [Map]    
Coin   [Map]     Ramsey   [Map]    
Dalbo   [Map]     Saint Francis   [Map]    
East Bethel   [Map]     Stacy   [Map]    
Elk River   [Map]     Stanchfield   [Map]    
Grandy   [Map]     Wyoming   [Map]    
Ham Lake   [Map]     Zimmerman   [Map]    
Harris   [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 Strike Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Isanti County.

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

Anoka   [Map]
 - Located in Anoka County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Bethel   [Map]
 - Located in Anoka County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Braham   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Cambridge   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
East Bethel   [Map]
 - Located in Anoka County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Elk River   [Map]
 - Located in Sherburne County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Isanti   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Strike Cemetery
 
North Branch   [Map]
 - Located in Chisago County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Princeton   [Map]
 - Located in Mille Lacs County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Saint Francis   [Map]
 - Located in Anoka County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Wyoming   [Map]
 - Located in Chisago County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Strike Cemetery
 
Zimmerman   [Map]
 - Located in Sherburne County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Strike 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 - 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 Strike Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Minnesota:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Isanti County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Aitkin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Anoka County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Benton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Carver County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chisago County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dakota County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hennepin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kanabec County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Meeker County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mille Lacs County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morrison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pine County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ramsey County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Scott County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sherburne County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stearns County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wright County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Burnett County (WI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County (WI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Croix County (WI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Minnesota:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Strike 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 Strike Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #652729   (Name of Record: Strike Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Isanti
Lat: 45.4863529     Lon: -93.2968958   [Map]
Elev: 283         Map Name: Saint Francis

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Minnesota

About Isanti County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Isanti County: www.co.isanti.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 'straight-line' distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Strike Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.4864, Longitude: -93.2969     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Strike 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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