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The location of Calvary Cemetery









A visit to the Calvary 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 Calvary Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Calvary Cemetery (FAG ID #100488)

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 Calvary Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   41.2195°   (41° 13' 10")

Lon:   -97.8215°   (-97° 49' 17")

Calvary Cemetery is located in Merrick County.

The county seat for Merrick County is located in Central City. Central City lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the Southwest of the Calvary Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Calvary Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arborville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100334
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100393
 
Bluff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2244673
 
Bureau Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100438
 
Burke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100619
 
Central City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100476
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2443731
 
Fridhem Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1992698
 
Fullerton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #163670
 
Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2390087
 
Laclede Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100876
 
Lindale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100906
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101025
 
North Blue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101048
 
Polk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101183
 
St. Lawrence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101331
 
St. Peter Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2136910
 
St.s Peter and Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2140678
 
Silver Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101450
 
Sunnyside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101510
 
Swede Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1991968
 
Swede Plain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1894330

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Calvary Cemetery.

Arborville   [Map]     Hordville   [Map]    
Archer   [Map]     Krakow   [Map]    
Benedict   [Map]     Marquette   [Map]    
Central City   [Map]     Osceola   [Map]    
Clarks   [Map]     Overland   [Map]    
Fullerton   [Map]     Polk   [Map]    
Genoa   [Map]     Silver Creek   [Map]    
Hord   [Map]     Stromsburg   [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 Calvary Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Merrick County.

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

Belgrade   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Benedict   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Bradshaw   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South (S) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Central City   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Clarks   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Fullerton   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Genoa   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South (S) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Hordville   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Marquette   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Monroe   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Osceola   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Palmer   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Polk   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Shelby   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Silver Creek   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Calvary Cemetery
 
Stromsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Calvary 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 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 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 Calvary Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Merrick County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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Boone County:     Cyndi's
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Butler County:     Cyndi's
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Clay County:     Cyndi's
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Colfax County:     Cyndi's
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Fillmore County:     Cyndi's
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Greeley County:     Cyndi's
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Hall County:     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
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Howard County:     Cyndi's
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Madison County:     Cyndi's
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Nance County:     Cyndi's
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Platte County:     Cyndi's
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Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Saline County:     Cyndi's
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Saunders County:     Cyndi's
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Seward County:     Cyndi's
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Sherman County:     Cyndi's
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York 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 Calvary Cemetery (FAG ID #100488)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Merrick 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 Calvary Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #827866   (Name of Record: Calvary Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Merrick
Lat: 41.2197371     Lon: -97.8211668   [Map]
Elev: 493         Map Name: Clarks

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #100488

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Nebraska

About Merrick County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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' (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 Calvary Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2195, Longitude: -97.8215     [Map].

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