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The location of East Lawn Cemetery









A visit to the East Lawn Cemetery ...

The location of the East Lawn 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 East Lawn Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.3208°   (40° 19' 14")

Lon:   -98.5890°   (-98° 35' 20")

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

East Lawn Cemetery is located in Webster County.

The county seat for Webster County is located in Red Cloud. Red Cloud lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the South Southeast of the East Lawn Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Batin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Blue Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Catherton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Cloverton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Dane Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Dunkard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2400239<3>
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Holstein Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100782
 
Koch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100915
 
Morseville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100991
 
New Virginia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Plainview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Roseland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101245
 
Roseland Mennonite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2234217
 
St. Ann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2217668
 
Saxour Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2411066
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Trinity Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101548
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the East Lawn 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 East Lawn Cemetery.

Amboy   [Map]     Inavale   [Map]    
Assumption   [Map]     Juniata   [Map]    
Ayr   [Map]     Kenesaw   [Map]    
Bladen   [Map]     Lawrence   [Map]    
Blue Hill   [Map]     Macon   [Map]    
Campbell   [Map]     Norman   [Map]    
Cowles   [Map]     Pawnee Village   [Map]    
Glenvil   [Map]     Red Cloud   [Map]    
Good Samaritan Village   [Map]     Riverton   [Map]    
Guide Rock   [Map]     Roseland   [Map]    
Hastings   [Map]     Rosemont   [Map]    
Heartwell   [Map]     Upland   [Map]    
Holstein   [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 East Lawn Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Webster County.

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

Ayr   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Bladen   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Blue Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Campbell   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Cowles   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Guide Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Hastings   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Holstein   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Juniata   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Kenesaw   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Lawrence   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Red Cloud   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Riverton   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Roseland   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the East Lawn Cemetery
 
Upland   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the East Lawn Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 East Lawn Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Webster County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Jewell County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Phillips County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Republic County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Smith County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Buffalo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fillmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hall County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harlan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kearney County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Merrick County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nuckolls County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Phelps County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Thayer 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,
Cemeteries of Webster 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 East Lawn 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 East Lawn Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #828970   (Name of Record: East Lawn Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Webster
Lat: 40.3208473     Lon: -98.5889544   [Map]
Elev: 604         Map Name: Bladen

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Webster County: www.co.webster.ne.us/

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 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 East Lawn Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3208, Longitude: -98.5890     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the East Lawn 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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