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The location of Gilbert Cemetery









A visit to the Gilbert 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 Gilbert Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Gilbert Cemetery (FAG ID #2165420)

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 Gilbert Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.6117°   (40° 36' 42")

Lon:   -97.1988°   (-97° 11' 55")

Gilbert Cemetery is located in Saline County.

The county seat for Saline County is located in Wilber. Wilber lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the Southeast of the Gilbert Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Gilbert Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andrew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100324
 
Applegate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100331
 
Atlanta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100346
 
Dorchester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100546
 
Englehaupt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100591
 
Goldhammer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100681
 
Johnson Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100844
 
Leland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100891
 
Leonard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100893
 
Monroe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100984
 
North Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101050
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101148
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101173
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101325
 
Turkey Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101555
 
West Blue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2269947
 
West Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101613
 
Zastrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101652

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Gilbert Cemetery.

Beaver Crossing   [Map]     Goehner   [Map]    
Berks   [Map]     Grover   [Map]    
Clatonia   [Map]     Kramer   [Map]    
Cordova   [Map]     Milford   [Map]    
Crete   [Map]     Milligan   [Map]    
Daykin   [Map]     Ohiowa   [Map]    
De Witt   [Map]     Pleasant Dale   [Map]    
Denton   [Map]     Swanton   [Map]    
Dorchester   [Map]     Tamora   [Map]    
Exeter   [Map]     Tobias   [Map]    
Fairmont   [Map]     Western   [Map]    
Friend   [Map]     Wilber   [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 Gilbert Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Saline County.

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

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Beaver Crossing   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
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Crete   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
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Daykin   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
De Witt   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
Denton   [Map]
 - Located in Lancaster County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
Dorchester   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
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Exeter   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
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Fairmont   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
Friend   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
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Geneva   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
Goehner   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
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Milford   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
Milligan   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
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Ohiowa   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
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Seward   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
Swanton   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
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Tamora   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
Tobias   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
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Utica   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
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Western   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Gilbert Cemetery
 
Wilber   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gilbert 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 - you should note 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 Gilbert Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Saline County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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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 Gilbert Cemetery (FAG ID #2165420)
 
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 Gilbert Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #834215   (Name of Record: Gilbert Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Saline
Lat: 40.611672     Lon: -97.1986531   [Map]
Elev: 452         Map Name: Dorchester SW

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2165420

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Saline County: www.co.saline.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 obstructions 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 Gilbert Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6117, Longitude: -97.1988     [Map].

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