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The location of Horton Cemetery









A visit to the Horton 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 Horton Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Horton Cemetery (FAG ID #100803)

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 Horton Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.6911°   (40° 41' 27")

Lon:   -97.5028°   (-97° 30' 10")

Horton Cemetery is located in Fillmore County.

The county seat for Fillmore County is located in Geneva. Geneva lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the South Southwest of the Horton Cemetery [Map].

Establishment of the Horton Cemetery ...

The Horton Cemetery was established in 1903.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Horton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Blue Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Horton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100407
 
Exeter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Horton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100610
 
Fairmont Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Horton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2288835
 
Fairmont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Horton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100615
 
Fairmont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Horton Cemetery
 
Gilmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Horton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100674
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Horton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100713
 
Holoch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Horton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100781
 
Knob Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Horton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100868
 
McCool Junction Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Horton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100958
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Horton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101162
 
Turkey Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Horton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101555
 
Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Horton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101584
 
Zastrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Horton 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 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Horton Cemetery.

Beaver Crossing   [Map]     Lushton   [Map]    
Bixby   [Map]     McCool Junction   [Map]    
Bradshaw   [Map]     Milligan   [Map]    
Cordova   [Map]     Ohiowa   [Map]    
Exeter   [Map]     Strang   [Map]    
Fairmont   [Map]     Sutton   [Map]    
Friend   [Map]     Thayer   [Map]    
Geneva   [Map]     Utica   [Map]    
Goehner   [Map]     Waco   [Map]    
Grafton   [Map]     York   [Map]    
Henderson   [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 Horton Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Fillmore County.

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

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Beaver Crossing   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Horton Cemetery
 
Benedict   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Horton Cemetery
 
Bradshaw   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Horton Cemetery
 
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Dorchester   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Horton Cemetery
 
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Exeter   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Horton Cemetery
 
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Fairmont   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Horton Cemetery
 
Friend   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Horton Cemetery
 
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Geneva   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Horton Cemetery
 
Goehner   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Horton Cemetery
 
Grafton   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Horton Cemetery
 
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Henderson   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Horton Cemetery
 
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McCool Junction   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Horton Cemetery
 
Milligan   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Horton Cemetery
 
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Ohiowa   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Horton Cemetery
 
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Shickley   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Horton Cemetery
 
Strang   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Horton Cemetery
 
Sutton   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Horton Cemetery
 
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Tamora   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Horton Cemetery
 
Tobias   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Horton Cemetery
 
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Utica   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Horton Cemetery
 
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Waco   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Horton Cemetery
 
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York   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Horton 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 professional and volunteer 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 Horton Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Fillmore County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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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 Horton Cemetery (FAG ID #100803)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Fillmore 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 Horton Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #830160   (Name of Record: Horton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fillmore
Lat: 40.6911191     Lon: -97.5028283   [Map]
Elev: 494         Map Name: Fairmont

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #100803

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Nebraska

About Fillmore County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Fillmore County: www.fillmorecounty.org/

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 Horton Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6911, Longitude: -97.5028     [Map].

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