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The location of Bohemian Cemetery









A visit to the Bohemian Cemetery ...

The location of the Bohemian 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 Bohemian Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   41.7289°   (41° 43' 44")

Lon:   -97.1325°   (-97° 7' 56")

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

Bohemian Cemetery is located in Colfax County.

The county seat for Colfax County is located in Schuyler. Schuyler lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the South of the Bohemian Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bohemian Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Creston Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Dry Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Erychleb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Stanton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Grove Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Leigh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
St. John's Nepomucene Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cuming County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101307<3>
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
St. Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cuming County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
St.s Peter and Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Sousek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bohemian Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Bohemian Cemetery.

Aloys   [Map]     Monterey   [Map]    
Beemer   [Map]     Pilger   [Map]    
Carriage House Estates   [Map]     Platte Center   [Map]    
Clarkson   [Map]     Richland   [Map]    
Columbus   [Map]     Rogers   [Map]    
Cornlea   [Map]     Schuyler   [Map]    
Creston   [Map]     Sheldonville   [Map]    
Crowell   [Map]     Snyder   [Map]    
Dodge   [Map]     Stanton   [Map]    
Howells   [Map]     Tarnov   [Map]    
Humphrey   [Map]     West Point   [Map]    
Leigh   [Map]     Wisner   [Map]    
Madison   [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 Bohemian Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Colfax County.

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

Beemer   [Map]
 - Located in Cuming County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Clarkson   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Columbus   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Creston   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Dodge   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Howells   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Humphrey   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Leigh   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Pilger   [Map]
 - Located in Stanton County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Platte Center   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Schuyler   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Snyder   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Stanton   [Map]
 - Located in Stanton County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
West Point   [Map]
 - Located in Cuming County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bohemian Cemetery
 
Wisner   [Map]
 - Located in Cuming County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bohemian 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 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 Bohemian Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Colfax County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Antelope County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Boone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Burt County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cedar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cuming County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dakota County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dixon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dodge County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Douglas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Merrick County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nance County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pierce County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Platte County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saunders County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Seward County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stanton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Thurston County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wayne County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
York 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:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska
 

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 Bohemian 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 Bohemian Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #827547   (Name of Record: Bohemian Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Colfax
Lat: 41.7288964     Lon: -97.132538   [Map]
Elev: 482         Map Name: Leigh

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Nebraska

About Colfax County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Colfax County: www.colfaxcounty.ne.gov/

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.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 'point-to-point' 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 Bohemian Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7289, Longitude: -97.1325     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bohemian 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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