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The location of Arlington Cemetery









A visit to the Arlington Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Arlington Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Arlington Cemetery (FAG ID #100337)

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 Arlington Cemetery ...

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the Arlington Cemetery

Lat:   41.4595°   (41° 27' 34")

Lon:   -96.3391°   (-96° 20' 20")

Arlington Cemetery is located in Washington County.

The county seat for Washington County is located in Blair. Blair lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the East Northeast of the Arlington Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Arlington Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Brewster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2280029
 
Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Colby - Morley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1987969
 
Critten Barrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saunders County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2396528
 
Elk City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Douglas County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100578
 
Fontanelle Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1983649
 
German Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100667
 
Gods Acre Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100679
 
Hartung Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100738
 
Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2189078
 
Kennard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100858
 
Lincoln Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1992465
 
Little Flower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saunders County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100911
 
Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saunders County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101175
 
Pohocco Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saunders County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Pohocco Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saunders County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101182
 
Prairie View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101197
 
Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1971523
 
Seventh-day Adventist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Telbasta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2303907
 
Vacoma Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101574
 
Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Douglas County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101575

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Arlington Cemetery.

Ames   [Map]     Kennard   [Map]    
Arlington   [Map]     King Lake   [Map]    
Bennington   [Map]     Leshara   [Map]    
Blair   [Map]     Nickerson   [Map]    
Cedar Bluffs   [Map]     Telbasta   [Map]    
De Soto   [Map]     Valley   [Map]    
Elk City   [Map]     Venice   [Map]    
Elkhorn   [Map]     Washington   [Map]    
Fontanelle   [Map]     Waterloo   [Map]    
Fremont   [Map]     Winslow   [Map]    
Hooper   [Map]     Yutan   [Map]    
Inglewood   [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 Arlington Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Washington County.

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

Arlington   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Bennington   [Map]
 - Located in Douglas County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Blair   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Cedar Bluffs   [Map]
 - Located in Saunders County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
De Soto - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Elkhorn   [Map]
 - Located in Douglas County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Fort Calhoun   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Fremont   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Herman   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Hooper   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Kennard   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Valley   [Map]
 - Located in Douglas County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Waterloo   [Map]
 - Located in Douglas County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Yutan   [Map]
 - Located in Saunders County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington 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 websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 Arlington Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Washington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Crawford County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fremont County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Mills County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monona County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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Pottawattamie County (IA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Shelby County (IA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Burt County:     Cyndi's
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Butler County:     Cyndi's
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Cass County:     Cyndi's
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Colfax County:     Cyndi's
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Cuming County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Dodge County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Douglas County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lancaster County:     Cyndi's
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Otoe County:     Cyndi's
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Platte County:     Cyndi's
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Sarpy County:     Cyndi's
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Saunders County:     Cyndi's
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Seward County:     Cyndi's
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Stanton County:     Cyndi's
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Thurston County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Nebraska:

Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Nebraska
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Nebraska
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Arlington Cemetery (FAG ID #100337)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Washington 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 Nebraska

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Arlington Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Arlington Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Arlington Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Arlington Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #827051   (Name of Record: Arlington Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 41.4597194     Lon: -96.3394659   [Map]
Elev: 362         Map Name: Arlington

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #100337

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Nebraska

About Washington County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.ne.us/

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Arlington Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4595, Longitude: -96.3391     [Map].

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