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The location of Franklin Cemetery









A visit to the Franklin 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 Franklin Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Franklin Cemetery (FAG ID #100649)

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 seven sections:

The Location of the Franklin Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.7416°   (40° 44' 29")

Lon:   -98.0653°   (-98° 3' 55")

Franklin Cemetery is located in Hamilton County.

The county seat for Hamilton County is located in Aurora. Aurora lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the North Northeast of the Franklin Cemetery [Map].

Establishment of the Franklin Cemetery ...

The Franklin Cemetery was:

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 13 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Franklin Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Case Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100466
 
First Evangelical Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100638
 
Giltner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100675
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100712
 
Harvard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1993813
 
Lerton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100895
 
Norwegian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101054
 
Pleasant View Mennonite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2239013
 
Prairie Gem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101192
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101326
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101415
 
Seaton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101436
 
Stockham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Franklin Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101496

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 Franklin Cemetery.

Aurora   [Map]     Hansen   [Map]    
Bixby   [Map]     Harvard   [Map]    
Blaine   [Map]     Hastings   [Map]    
Bradshaw   [Map]     Henderson   [Map]    
Chapman   [Map]     Inland   [Map]    
Clay Center   [Map]     Lushton   [Map]    
Doniphan   [Map]     Marquette   [Map]    
Giltner   [Map]     Phillips   [Map]    
Glenvil   [Map]     Saronville   [Map]    
Good Samaritan Village   [Map]     Stockham   [Map]    
Grafton   [Map]     Sutton   [Map]    
Grand Island   [Map]     Trumbull   [Map]    
Hampton   [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 Franklin Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hamilton County.

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

Aurora   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Bradshaw   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Clay Center   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Doniphan   [Map]
 - Located in Hall County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Giltner   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Grafton   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Grand Island   [Map]
 - Located in Hall County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Harvard   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Hastings   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Henderson   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Marquette   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Stockham   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Franklin Cemetery
 
Sutton   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Franklin 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 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 it should be mentioned 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 Franklin Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hamilton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Buffalo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler 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

 
Greeley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hall County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Howard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Kearney County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Merrick County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Nance County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Nuckolls County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saline County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Seward County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sherman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Thayer County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
York County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Nebraska:

Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Nebraska
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Nebraska
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Franklin Cemetery (FAG ID #100649)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Hamilton 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 Franklin Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #829389   (Name of Record: Franklin Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 40.7416779     Lon: -98.0644979   [Map]
Elev: 542         Map Name: Harvard NE

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #100649

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Nebraska

About Hamilton County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hamilton County: www.co.hamilton.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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Franklin Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7416, Longitude: -98.0653     [Map].

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