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The location of Armada Cemetery









A visit to the Armada 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 Armada Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Armada Cemetery (FAG ID #100338)

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 Armada Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.9426°   (40° 56' 33")

Lon:   -99.3868°   (-99° 23' 12")

Armada Cemetery is located in Buffalo County.

The county seat for Buffalo County is located in Kearney. Kearney lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the Southeast of the Armada Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 13 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Armada Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Black Hill Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Armada Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2195960
 
Box Elder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Custer County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Armada Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100424
 
Divide Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Armada Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #483563
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Armada Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2315833
 
Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Armada Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2296151
 
Jewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dawson County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Armada Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100842
 
Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Park Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dawson County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Armada Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101109
 
Peake Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Armada Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101116
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Armada Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2158503
 
St. Patricks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dawson County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Armada Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101378
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Armada Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101484
 
Sumner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dawson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Armada Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2140575

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Armada Cemetery.

Amherst   [Map]     Miller   [Map]    
Ansley   [Map]     Oconto   [Map]    
Buckeye   [Map]     Odessa   [Map]    
Cumro   [Map]     Overton   [Map]    
Eddyville   [Map]     Pleasanton   [Map]    
Elm Creek   [Map]     Prairie Center   [Map]    
Hazard   [Map]     Riverdale   [Map]    
Kearney   [Map]     Sartoria   [Map]    
Lexington   [Map]     Sumner   [Map]    
Litchfield   [Map]     Sweetwater   [Map]    
Mason City   [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 Armada Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Buffalo County.

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

Amherst   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Ansley   [Map]
 - Located in Custer County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North (N) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Eddyville   [Map]
 - Located in Dawson County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Elm Creek   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Hazard   [Map]
 - Located in Sherman County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Kearney   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Lexington   [Map]
 - Located in Dawson County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Litchfield   [Map]
 - Located in Sherman County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Mason City   [Map]
 - Located in Custer County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Miller   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Oconto   [Map]
 - Located in Custer County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Overton   [Map]
 - Located in Dawson County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Ravenna   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Armada Cemetery
 
Sartoria   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Armada 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 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 Armada Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Buffalo County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Custer County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dawson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Frontier County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Furnas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Gosper County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greeley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hall County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harlan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Howard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kearney County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Phelps County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sherman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Valley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Nebraska:

Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Nebraska
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Nebraska
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Armada Cemetery (FAG ID #100338)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Buffalo 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 Armada Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #827052   (Name of Record: Armada Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Buffalo
Lat: 40.9430648     Lon: -99.3867664   [Map]
Elev: 711         Map Name: Miller

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #100338

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Buffalo County: www.buffalogov.org/

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 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 Armada Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9426, Longitude: -99.3868     [Map].

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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