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The location of Harvard Cemetery









A visit to the Harvard 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 Harvard Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Harvard Cemetery (FAG ID #1993813)

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 Harvard Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.6123°   (40° 36' 44")

Lon:   -98.0921°   (-98° 5' 31")

Harvard Cemetery is located in Clay County.

The county seat for Clay County is located in Clay Center. Clay Center lies just to the South Southeast of the Harvard Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Harvard Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anandale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100322
 
Case Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100466
 
Clay Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100490
 
Eller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2200335
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
First Evangelical Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100638
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100649
 
Giltner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100675
 
Glenvil Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100678
 
Glenville Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2434925
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100712
 
Inland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100831
 
Lerton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100895
 
Marshall Union Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2200336
 
Norwegian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101054
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101326
 
Saron Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101427
 
Saronville United Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2329914
 
Seaton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101436
 
South Inland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2168490
 
Stockham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101496
 
Sutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101518
 
Verona Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101586
 
Verona Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101585
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101662

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Harvard Cemetery.

Aurora   [Map]     Grafton   [Map]    
Bixby   [Map]     Hansen   [Map]    
Blaine   [Map]     Harvard   [Map]    
Clay Center   [Map]     Hastings   [Map]    
Deweese   [Map]     Henderson   [Map]    
Doniphan   [Map]     Inland   [Map]    
Edgar   [Map]     Ong   [Map]    
Fairfield   [Map]     Saronville   [Map]    
Giltner   [Map]     Stockham   [Map]    
Glenvil   [Map]     Sutton   [Map]    
Good Samaritan Village   [Map]     Trumbull   [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 Harvard Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Clay County.

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

Aurora   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Ayr   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Clay Center   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Deweese   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Doniphan   [Map]
 - Located in Hall County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Edgar   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Fairfield   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Giltner   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Grafton   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Harvard   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Hastings   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Henderson   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Juniata   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Ong   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Stockham   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harvard Cemetery
 
Sutton   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Harvard 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 - 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 Harvard Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Clay County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Jewell County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Republic County (KS):     Cyndi's
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Smith County (KS):     Cyndi's
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Adams County:     Cyndi's
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Buffalo County:     Cyndi's
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Fillmore County:     Cyndi's
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Franklin 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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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Kearney County:     Cyndi's
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Merrick County:     Cyndi's
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Nance County:     Cyndi's
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Nuckolls County:     Cyndi's
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Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Saline County:     Cyndi's
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Seward County:     Cyndi's
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Sherman County:     Cyndi's
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Thayer County:     Cyndi's
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Webster 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 Harvard Cemetery (FAG ID #1993813)
 
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 Harvard Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1993813

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 '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 Harvard Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6123, Longitude: -98.0921     [Map].

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