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The location of Twin Lakes Cemetery









A visit to the Twin Lakes Cemetery ...

The location of the Twin Lakes 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 Twin Lakes Cemetery ...

The Twin Lakes Cemetery is located in Anoka County.

The county seat for Anoka County is located in Anoka. Anoka lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south southeast of the Twin Lakes Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   45.3306°   (45° 19' 50")

Lon:   -93.5008°   (-93° 30' 2")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Albertville   [Map]     Hanover   [Map]    
Andover   [Map]     Maple Grove   [Map]    
Anoka   [Map]     Monticello   [Map]    
Bethel   [Map]     Nowthen   [Map]    
Big Lake   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Cedar   [Map]     Osseo   [Map]    
Champlin   [Map]     Otsego   [Map]    
Coon Rapids   [Map]     Ramsey   [Map]    
Corcoran   [Map]     Rogers   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     Saint Francis   [Map]    
East Bethel   [Map]     Saint Michael   [Map]    
Elk River   [Map]     Zimmerman   [Map]    
Ham Lake   [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 Twin Lakes 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 Twin Lakes Cemetery.

Anoka   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery
 
Bethel   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery
 
Big Lake   [Map]
 - Located in Sherburne County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery
 
Coon Rapids   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery
 
East Bethel   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery
 
Elk River   [Map]
 - Located in Sherburne County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery
 
Monticello   [Map]
 - Located in Wright County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery
 
Osseo   [Map]
 - Located in Hennepin County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery
 
Saint Francis   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery
 
Zimmerman   [Map]
 - Located in Sherburne County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Twin Lakes 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

 
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

 
Isanti County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kanabec County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
McLeod 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
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pine County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Ramsey County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Scott County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sherburne County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sibley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Stearns County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wright County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Burnett County (WI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pierce County (WI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County (WI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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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 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 Twin Lakes Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bailey Station Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sherburne County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Farm of Ernest Rahn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Livonia Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sherburne County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Meadowville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sherburne County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

New St. John the Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hennepin County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Oak View Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Old St. John the Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hennepin County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Orono Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sherburne County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Ostego Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wright County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

St. Andrews Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sherburne County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

St. Pius X Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sherburne County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Staples Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Trott Brook Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Vernon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sherburne County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

West Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #83812<3>

Whitney Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Sherburne County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Isanti County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Twin Lakes Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Twin Lakes 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 Twin Lakes Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2094132   (Name of Record: Twin Lakes Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Anoka
Lat: 45.3305556     Lon: -93.5008333   [Map]
Elev: 287         Map Name: Elk River

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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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) 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 Twin Lakes Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.3306, Longitude: -93.5008     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Twin Lakes 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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